Latest Anastrozole Stories

2006-05-29 01:44:16

ZURICH (Reuters) - Roche on Monday unveiled new data showing that its cancer drug Herceptin increased the time that some breast-cancer patients live without the cancer progressing when used in combination with hormonal therapy.

2006-01-26 15:32:11

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - By increasing levels of estrogen in the body, use of vaginal estrogen products may counter the effects of drugs called aromatase inhibitors and thereby raise the risk of breast cancer recurrence, suggest the results of a small study.

2005-11-15 16:39:54

By Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Women at high risk for breast cancer who take the well-known drug tamoxifen can reduce their long-term risk of developing the disease, according to a new study released on Tuesday.

2005-10-25 14:36:03

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - For women who've been treated for breast cancer, the benefits of taking tamoxifen to prevent a recurrence are apparent fairly quickly.

2005-08-26 11:25:27

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A drug used to treat and prevent breast cancer, Arimidex, can significantly reduce the pain of endometriosis when taken daily along with an oral contraceptive, investigators in the U.S. report.

2005-08-04 18:00:00

By Patricia Reaney LONDON (Reuters) - Changing drug treatment in women with early breast cancer can reduce the risk of the disease recurring or spreading by up to 40 percent, Austrian researchers said on Friday.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.