Thomas A. Sharon, R.N., M.P.H.

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Breast Cancer Prevention Drugs that Cause Uterine Cancer and Fatal Blood Clots

March 25th, 2015 · 1 Comment

The FDA approved Tamoxifen for prevention of primary breast cancer in 1998 and it approved Raloxifene more recently in 2007. Primary breast cancer prevention is an additional use of both drugs. Tamoxifen is widely used to treat early and advanced hormone-receptor positive breast cancer and Raloxifene had been primarily used for the prevention and treatment […]

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