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    Condition: Breast Cancer
    7/8/2008 7:06:47 PM

    Reviewer: cherry_ghost, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    i'm 47 and have been diagnosed with breast cancer in '99, '06, & '07. I had 2 lumpectomies, radiation, and bilateral mastectomies. i've been taking tamoxifen for about a year and a half i think. i had no peri-menopausal symptoms prior to taking it. i still don't have hot flashes, night sweats, or anything like that, but my period trickled off and now i've only h ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Breast Cancer
    7/6/2008 2:37:21 PM

    Reviewer: robree, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    While treating for early stage breast cancer after lumpectomy and radiation, had to take this drug. Worst side effects ever. Uncontrollable hot flashes, horrible weight gain, pains and aches. Hot flashes were not controllable even after effexor. Doctor switched me to Evista and although the weight gain is bad, the effects of evista are hardly anything. Am happy i am off the tamoxifen. Evista has ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Breast Cancer
    6/28/2008 7:31:33 PM

    Reviewer: GoGo, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I am now 48. Five years ago I started taking Tamoxifen. 3 days ago I got done with my 5 years. During the 5 years I have had joint pain I have not felt like I had energy to do much, I had really bad hot flashes. Would I take it again and go though 5 years of this.... YES!!! 3 days ago I stopped taking Tamoxifen and I am already starting to feel better. I was told that I should feel like a new woma ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Breast Cancer
    6/22/2008 2:59:27 PM

    Reviewer: ginlee, 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 am 51 and had lumpectomy in June 07 and had 7 weeks of radiation. Have been on Tamoxifen for 7 months. Had slight hot flashes for a few months but have since subsided. No other symptoms at the moment.

    Condition: Breast Cancer
    6/11/2008 7:34:47 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I had a mastectomy and tram flap reconstruction as a result of infiltrating lobular cancer July2007. Began tamoxifen 9 months ago To date have experienced minor foot cramps and mild flushes. I was however waking every 2 hoursthoughout the night as the diuretic effects of the drug took effect. I changed from night time medicating to morning and have since experienced much better sleeping patterns.

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