Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Just Diagnosed with Cancer? Chat with Experts

Hormone Therapy

At a Glance

Hormone Therapy blocks estrogen that fosters cancer cell growth. Some 70% of female patients have a form of cancer that spreads with estrogen and progesterone. Tamoxfin, Femara, Evista, Armidex are common hormone drugs for breast cancer patients.

Community: Hormone Therapy

Join our community by contributing

Hc_btn_vert_join Hc_btn_vert_share Hc_btn_vert_ask
Happening Now In Our Community

Hot Topic

Breast Cancer News Editor's Note: Science and health news outlet EurekAlert! published yesterday an interesting summary of a Lancet study on luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LH-RH) agonists, drugs that decrease the level of estrogen and other sex hormones in women.  LH-RH agonists for breast cancer treatment are used in…

Hormone Therapy
Community Activity
All | Expert Only

PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered What's the difference between arimidex… I'm sorry you're having to go through this difficult experience. Aromasin…


1 answers


PJ Hamel, Health Guide, commented on Tamoxifen and menstruation Hi Barbara - I'm sorry you're experiencing all of these lack-of-estrogen side effects -…




PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered I finished radiation for the end of… In my opinion, knowing nothing of your case – no. Most breast cancers…


1 answers


PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered Has anyone had arimidex affect their… Changes in the liver are a known side effect of Arimidex: this comes from…


1 answers


Showing 1 - 4 of 81 results
< Page 1 | 2  | 3  | 4  | 5  >

Related Content: Hormone Therapy