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What are the common benefits of tamoxifen?
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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
3 doctors agree
In brief: Kill cancer cells
Tamoxifen is a very effective chemotherapeutic agent to treat breast cancers that have the estrogen receptor. Tamoxifen may also be prescribed to prevent breast cancer in high-risk women: a 5-yr regimen may reduce the lifetime risk of breast cancer by 50%.

In brief: Kill cancer cells
Tamoxifen is a very effective chemotherapeutic agent to treat breast cancers that have the estrogen receptor. Tamoxifen may also be prescribed to prevent breast cancer in high-risk women: a 5-yr regimen may reduce the lifetime risk of breast cancer by 50%.
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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Dr. J Roberts
Surgery - Vascular
In brief: For ER+ breast Ca
Lessens recurrence of er+ breast ca, but is associated with both DVT and uterine ca.
.. A hysterectomy is recommended.

In brief: For ER+ breast Ca
Lessens recurrence of er+ breast ca, but is associated with both DVT and uterine ca.
.. A hysterectomy is recommended.
Dr. J Roberts
Dr. J Roberts
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