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Will nolvadex (tamoxifen) in women affect their birth control?

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Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
Internal Medicine
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In brief: YES

Nolvadex (tamoxifen) is used for breast cancer patients it is antiestrogen type drug it will affect ovulation it will not be advisable to get pregnant because of potential carcinogenic effect.

In brief: YES

Nolvadex (tamoxifen) is used for breast cancer patients it is antiestrogen type drug it will affect ovulation it will not be advisable to get pregnant because of potential carcinogenic effect.
Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
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Dr. Kenneth Crabb
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Not recommended

Hormone containing birth control is not recommended with novadex as it counteracts its method of preventing/treating breast cancer.
We recommend non hormonal methods like iud's, foam, condoms, or sterilzation.

In brief: Not recommended

Hormone containing birth control is not recommended with novadex as it counteracts its method of preventing/treating breast cancer.
We recommend non hormonal methods like iud's, foam, condoms, or sterilzation.
Dr. Kenneth Crabb
Dr. Kenneth Crabb
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