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Tamoxifen vs Testosterone

Tamoxifen
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Other name: Nolvadex (Nolvadex)
Other name: Androgel (Androgel)
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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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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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Testosterone injections really helped me a couple...
" ...help matters. I'm also taking Tamoxifen. Testosterone injections really helped me a couple of years ...or the soon to be marketed Testosterone patch. These methods of ...shot every 6 weeks. Testosterone made... "

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 ...taking a break from... "

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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... "

uld take the testosterone/anastrazole combo successfully an...
" ...was weakly 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... "

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

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equipoise, testosterone enanthat, winstrol/stanozolol,...
" Quote: Currently taking 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... "

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

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 or... "

the two meds are cheap and cause me no side effects at...
" I've used both Arimidex and Tamoxifen to prevent this problem, with ...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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ver a year and have experienced extreme vaginal dryness....
" tamoxifen and sex I have been taking tamoxifen for a little over a year and have experienced extreme vaginal dryness. This make sex very ...doesn't help.My Dr. recommended a testerone... "

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