Latest Anastrozole Stories

2009-12-02 13:05:17

Even when informed about risks, benefits, only 6% would take drug.

2009-09-28 15:26:00

Estrogen levels following menopause may impact risk of joint pain caused by drugs; electro-acupuncture proves helpful for alleviating symptoms.

2009-09-22 07:57:47

New research has found that switching post-menopausal women with early breast cancer to the drug exemestane (Aromasin) after two or three years of tamoxifen rather than keeping them on tamoxifen for five years improves the chance of remaining cancer free and reduces the risk of death for at least the next six years.

2009-05-30 14:45:00

Popular antidepressants taken with tamoxifen can increase the risk of breast cancer recurrence PHILADELPHIA, May 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study found that taking tamoxifen with certain antidepressants more than doubled the risk of breast cancer recurrence in women taking both medications.

2008-12-15 23:22:32

Aromatase inhibitors, which lower the amount of estrogen in the body, are more effective in preventing breast cancer than tamoxifen, U.S.

2008-11-20 12:22:15

Osteoporosis is a growing concern among breast cancer survivors and their doctors, because certain cancer drugs can cause bone loss.

2008-11-13 08:49:02

Scientists in the UK published a study on Wednesday claiming they have figured out why some women develop resistance to the most commonly used breast cancer drug, something that raises the risk their tumors will return.

2008-10-14 06:00:16

By Lyndsay Moss A MAJOR medical trial that could lead to the prevention of thousands of cases of breast cancer every year has been jeopardised by a shortage of Scottish women volunteers.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.