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What affect does avastin (bevacizumab) have on fertility?

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Dr. Byron Hapner
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Possible menopause

Avastin (bevacizumab) is used to treat certain advanced cancers.
It may cause ovarian failure (induced menopause), up to 34 percent of women in one study. However, this will reverse in 1/5 of women once Avastin is stopped.

In brief: Possible menopause

Avastin (bevacizumab) is used to treat certain advanced cancers.
It may cause ovarian failure (induced menopause), up to 34 percent of women in one study. However, this will reverse in 1/5 of women once Avastin is stopped.
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