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Does aromasin, (exemestane) a new drug for breast cancer, have steroids in it?

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Dr. Aasim Sehbai
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Aromasin (exemestane)

There is a steroid ring in its chemical structure so it is called a steroidal aromatase inhibitor.

In brief: Aromasin (exemestane)

There is a steroid ring in its chemical structure so it is called a steroidal aromatase inhibitor.
Dr. Aasim Sehbai
Dr. Aasim Sehbai
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Dr. John Geisler
Gynecology - Oncology

In brief: Aromasin (exemestane)

Aromasin (exemestane) is a type of steroid.
It blocks the conversion of male hormones into the strong estrogen, estrone.

In brief: Aromasin (exemestane)

Aromasin (exemestane) is a type of steroid.
It blocks the conversion of male hormones into the strong estrogen, estrone.
Dr. John Geisler
Dr. John Geisler
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