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How can palbociclib (Ibrance) and ribociclib (Kisqali) help with treating breast cancer?

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Palbociclib (Ibrance) and ribociclib (Kisqali) are drugs that stop other molecules known to help cancer cells grow. These drugs, which doctors give along with an aromatase inhibitor, may be an option for postmenopausal women with advanced cancer who haven’t yet tried hormone therapy.

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American Cancer Society: "Breast Cancer Hormone Therapy."

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on May 8, 2019

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American Cancer Society: "Breast Cancer Hormone Therapy."

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on May 8, 2019

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