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What are aromatase inhibitors?

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Aromatase inhibitors are another type of hormone therapy drug. They keep the body from breaking down testosterone into estrogen. They include anastrozole (Arimidex) and letrozole (Femara).

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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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