Herceptin vs Letrozole for Breast Cancer

Herceptin
Letrozole
Other name: Femara Femara
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
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2.7
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Breast Cancer
4.2
Concern level
3.4
Helpfulness
for Breast Cancer
2.2
Concern level
3.1
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Herceptin (generic name: trastuzumab ) is part of a family of medications known as monoclonal antibodies. It is used to treat a type of breast cancer that produces a specific recep...
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Letrozole (International Nonproprietary Name, trade name Femara) is an oral non-steroidal aromatase inhibitor for the treatment of hormonally-responsive breast cancer after surgery.Estrogens are produced by the conversion of androgens through the a...
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About Herceptin
Trastuzumab (International Nonproprietary Name trade name Herceptin) is a monoclonal antibody that interferes with the HER2/neu Receptor (biochemistry).The HER receptors are proteins that are embedded in the cell membrane and communicate molecular...
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Letrozole (International Nonproprietary Name, trade name Femara) is an oral non-steroidal aromatase inhibitor for the treatment of hormonally-responsive breast cancer after surgery.Estrogens are produced by the conversion of androgens through the a...
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