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Condition: Breast Cancer
9/24/2013 1:19:07 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on this drug for almost three years and the hot flashes have slowed, but have not stopped. My bones ache, especially in my feet in the mornings. I also have gained 20+ pounds and am so moody. Ugh! Thinking about going off drug. Also can now eat eggs. Before I was intolerant to them. And I get muscle cramps in obscure muscles, (ankles, side of foot). I'm wondering if anyone else exp ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Breast Cancer
9/16/2013 7:31:05 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This drug has made my emotions go into over-drive, which brings about stress headaches and depression.

Condition: Breast Cancer
8/25/2013 1:14:35 AM

Reviewer: 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: 5

Comment:
I have been taking tamoxifen for two yrs,I had chemo a bi-mast, I haven't had many side effects, Some hot flashes. but nothing that interfered with daily routine.

Condition: Breast Cancer
7/14/2013 11:23:46 PM

Reviewer: DebinMich, 55-64 on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Was diagnosed in February 2010 with Breast Cancer in left breast only. Had lumpectomy and sentinel node removed. No cancer in the node. Radiation for 6 weeks and Tamoxiphen prescribed for 5 years. Have been taking this medication for 3 years and hot flashes have mostly passed. Was going thru menopause already so periods stopped after the first few months of taking it. Have increasing pain in my kn ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Breast Cancer
6/19/2013 6:14:39 PM

Reviewer: Togo, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Little input frp, Dr. om side effects. Can't feel with finger tiops, toes are are numb throughout half each foot. Don't know to continue after this series.

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