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Cancer , medically called a malignancy neoplasm, is a term for a large group of different diseases. In cancer, cell (biology)s divide...
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Tamoxifen
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Other name: Nolvadex (Nolvadex)
Other name: Androgel (Androgel)
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Decreased Libido
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Tamoxifen is an receptor antagonist of the estrogen receptor in breast tissue via its active metabolite, hydroxytamoxifen. In other tissues such as the endometrium, it behaves as an agonist, hence tamoxifen may be characterized as a mixed agonist/antagon...
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Testosterone is a steroid hormone from the androgen group and is found in mammals, reptiles, birds, and other vertebrates. In mammals, testosterone is primarily secreted in the testis of males and the ovaries of females, although small amounts are also...
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Top Concerns
Tam
Hot Flashes
10
Joint Pain
3
Blood Clots
2
Hair Loss
2
Insomnia
2
Night Sweats
2
Anxiety
1
Headaches
1
Osteoporosis
1
Itching
1
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Tes
Hair Loss
5
Acne
4
Anxiety
2
Hypothyroidism
2
Insulin Resistance
1
Hot Flashes
1
Water Retention
1
Bloating
1
Insomnia
1
Aggression
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About Tamoxifen
Tamoxifen is an receptor antagonist of the estrogen receptor in breast tissue via its active metabolite, hydroxytamoxifen. In other tissues such as the endometrium, it behaves as an agonist, hence tamoxifen may be characterized as a mixed agonist/antagon...
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About Testosterone
Testosterone is a steroid hormone from the androgen group and is found in mammals, reptiles, birds, and other vertebrates. In mammals, testosterone is primarily secreted in the testis of males and the ovaries of females, although small amounts are also...
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Testosterone injections really helped me a couple...
" ...matters. I'm also taking Tamoxifen. Testosterone injections really helped me a couple of ...the soon to be marketed Testosterone patch. These methods ...every 6 weeks. Testosterone made me ho... "

the testosterone gel doesn't seem to be helping, so I've...
" ...again. This happens every now and again with the tamoxifen. Dryness is not the issue ...to that area. Even the testosterone gel doesn't seem to be helping, so I've stopped it ...a break fr... "

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is safer to take to keep testosterone elevated. Its a weak...
" ...is hell on your lipids. Tamoxifen is safer to take to keep testosterone elevated. Its a weak estrogen... "

could take the testosterone/anastrazole combo successfully...
" ...ER/PR but had off the charts hot flashes from both tamoxifen and exemestane so my Onc had me stop hormone treatment. I wonder if I could take the testosterone/anastrazole combo successfully and... "

Beanius, I use testosterone gel, because between the...
" ...I've also had knee pain since I've been on tamoxifen. Sometimes it's barely ...twinge. Beanius, I use testosterone gel, because between the... "

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equipoise, testosterone enanthat, winstrol/stanozolol,...
" ...tamoxifen, liver support pills. Only 2 are injected. When I get checked out, if these are not side effects, then I'd suggest using them, but obviously only with some research and doing it carefu... "

breast cancer patient to take testosterone? Thankss...
" ...being on tamoxifen for 5 years. I am losing my hair. Is it okay for estrogen positve breast cancer patient... "

you are taking Testosterone or HCG there is no reason for...
" when you are taking Testosterone or HCG there is no ...even when you are taking anti estrogens like tamoxifen... "

But, the two meds are cheap and cause me no side effects...
" ...used both Arimidex and Tamoxifen to prevent this problem, ...using them while on testosterone to see if I would have problems. But, the two meds are cheap and cause me no side effects at... "

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over a year and have experienced extreme vaginal dryness...
" ...and sex I have been taking tamoxifen for a little over a year and have experienced extreme vaginal dryness. This make sex ...Dr. recommended a testerone ointment but I... "

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