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Tamoxifen is taken for: Cancer Breast Cancer

Tamoxifen

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Taken for: Cancer, Breast Cancer
Other names: Nolvadex, Soltamox, Valodex
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Tamoxifen is an receptor antagonist of the estrogen receptor in breast tissue via its active metabolite, hydroxytamoxifen. In other ti...
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Does Tamoxifen cause Joint Pain ?

#2 in Tamoxifen discussions - 5,875 posts discuss Joint Pain with Tamoxifen. Joint Pain is #2 concern in Tamoxifen discussions.
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" OK, I have been off of tamoxifen for a month now and the joint pain is no better, someone please tell me that it... "

" Tamoxifen did cause me more joint pain and intense achiness, but I didn't bump into things.....so don't have an apples to apples experience comparison.... "

" Hi Kate, I have been on Tamox for 18 months and have terrible joint pain also. All I can advise is to keep as ...as I stop moving, the joint pain is worse and I seize up.... "

" ...I started with Tamoxifen in October, I had joint pain. I stopped Tamoxifen for other ...is: I have joint pain from radiation, but my doctor tends to think it's from Tamoxifen, which I didn't... "

" ...joint pain...... been suffering so much spoken to my oncology nurse she told me to go away and take ibuprofen for two so i did it didnt help so i rang here yesterday, and now she has told me to... "

" ...took tamoxifen for two years and yes, I did have joint pain that got progressively... "

" ...end of May beginning of June after being on it for 5 years. For the past week I have been suffering with alot of joint pain and... "

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" ...Florida and have to wear a sweater all the time. Especially my hands and feet. Also, the joint pain is much worse on this drug than the tamoxifen... "

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" ...also had joint pain and of course weight gain with the tamoxifen, but found that the pain got better as I was exercising. Now, I find the joint pain to be worse when I don't... "

" ...of tamoxifen a couple of months ago and am having the opposite problem: more joint pain a... "

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