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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of tamoxifen oral.

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Condition: Breast Cancer
5/11/2014 9:59:20 AM

Reviewer: Graymare, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
my face & hands have a rash & swelling after being in the sun. Has anyone else had this side effect from Tamoxifen? I just started taking it. My dr said not a side effect of drug.

Condition: Breast Cancer
5/7/2014 9:22:54 AM

Reviewer: CandyL79, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I hate this medication. The mood swings and hot flashes are terrible. The only way I can tolerate it is to take something for anxiety. I am considering stopping it.

Condition: Breast Cancer
4/17/2014 8:40:47 AM

Reviewer: CAROL, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I AM 64 I HAVE BEEN ON THE DRUG FOR 2 1/2 YEARS NORMAL I WOULD NOT TAKEN THIS DRUG BUT THE OTHER DRUGS CONTAIN STERIOD, SIDE EFFECTS HOT FLASHES NIGHT SWEATS PAIN IN THE LEGS I HAVE NOT THOSE SINCE MY 50'S I HAVE BEEN OFF THE DRUG FOR 2 MOS BECAUSE I HAD RETINA SURGERY HAD TO BE FACE DOWN FOR ONE MONTH I DIDNT WANT TO DEAL WITH SIDE EFFECTS GUESS WHAT WENT AWAY THE DRUG CAN FORM CRYSTALS IN TH ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Breast Cancer
3/12/2014 7:51:53 PM

Reviewer: Cat, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was diagnosed with BC June 2013 and caught very early. Been taking Tamoxifen (T) since then and follow up mamo is clear so far. Gave Effective rating 4 stars since its early yet. I have minor issues, but I don't believe they are T related since I had them before taking it. Symptoms are hot flashes, achy bones/joints, trouble with sleeping at times. Think its just menopause and also believe i ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Breast Cancer
2/19/2014 12:55:56 PM

Reviewer: A ball of mess, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Hello my name is Carrie. I am 33 years old. I started taking this med. Two years and two month's ago. what I would like to know is if there is anyone out there in my age range? I can say for me at my age it has been a world wind of emotions. I'm also a high risk in my family pool when it comes down to breast cancer. All comments are welcome to help me go thru the next 3 yrs.

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