Nolvadex is used for the treatment of estrogen receptor positive breast cancer as well as prevention of this disease in women of high risk of breast cancer.
This medication also can be used to treat infertility in patients with anovulatory disorders and for other purposes not listed here.
How to take
Take this medication with a full glass of water with our without food. The dosage is different for each condition, please follow your doctor’s instructions. It is important to take this medication regulary to get the most benefit.
Please don’t use this medication if you are allergic to any ingeredient in Nolvadex, if you have a history of stroke, blood clots or cataract. Be very careful if you are pregnant or are going to become pregnant while taking thi smedication. Discuss it with your doctor to avoid any harm for the fetus.
Don’t use this medication if you are breastfeeding.
Common side effects include bone pain, constipation, coughing, hot flashes, muscle pain, nausea, tiredness, vaginal discharge, losing or gaining weight.
Please remember that along with decreasing the risk of developing breast cancer women who take Nolvadex may develop endometrical cancer.