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In what conditions mustn't I use hormone supplements? Breast cancer?
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In brief: Yes, ER(+) breast ca
Hormone replacement therapy (hrt), which generally refers to estrogen and Progesterone replacement after a women has reached menopause, has been shown to increase the risk of breast cancer if taken in combination for more than 5 years.
If you are already diagnosed with a hormone positive breast cancer, we do recommend discontinuing hrt.

In brief: Yes, ER(+) breast ca
Hormone replacement therapy (hrt), which generally refers to estrogen and Progesterone replacement after a women has reached menopause, has been shown to increase the risk of breast cancer if taken in combination for more than 5 years.
If you are already diagnosed with a hormone positive breast cancer, we do recommend discontinuing hrt.
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