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    Condition: Breast Cancer
    3/13/2008 9:02:42 PM

    Reviewer: hedy, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    my life has been miserable since I started taking this drug in august. I am trying to get through this but I am at my wits end. Started walking and dieting and still weight gain. I can live with that but the hot flashes are unbearable. I can put up with most side effects from my medications, this is the first to throw me a loop. Havent had a good sleep since starting tamoxifen{two fans in bedro ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Breast Cancer
    3/6/2008 6:58:29 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Have been on tamoxifen for 3wks and am premenopausual.Severe mood swings and teariness were my only obstacles so far...

    Condition: Breast Cancer
    2/27/2008 4:22:20 PM

    Reviewer: princess, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    The first 60 days I experienced severe joint pain and heavy feeling in muscles-aching and mental foggines. I thought you gotta be kidding me. All those symptoms disappeared after 60 days. I hung in there to give it enough time for my body to synthesize to the medication. The only remarkable issue I am having is a burning sensation around the vulva which I have never experienced prior to using thi ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Breast Cancer
    2/20/2008 7:55:49 PM

    Reviewer: glisslyles@att.net, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have taken tamoxifen for little over a year,but there are changes in the lining of my uterus,also my firoids are geting bigger and moe bothersome.Usually duing menopause the fibroids will shrink.So the reason for the changes are being investigated.And i take zoloft for the hot flashes but i worry about the long term affect with my female organs.

    Condition: Breast Cancer
    2/18/2008 6:07:25 PM

    Reviewer: Geri, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been on this med for 4 plus years and will soon be changing to Femara....I have lost 30 pounds by changing my eating habits and reducing stress in my life...Minor hot flashes on occasion, with no prob because I already handled that when I went thru menopause. As I change meds and check this site, I find NEGATIVE remarks prevail and I wanted to assure someone to trust the med and stay positi ... Show Full Comment

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