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What is fulvestrant (Faslodex)?

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Fulvestrant (Faslodex) is an injection that keeps estrogen from attaching to cancer cells. The drug is for postmenopausal women who have HER2 proteins on their cancer cells and have already tried anti-estrogen 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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