Tag: Arimidex

Arimidex: Trade name of anastrozole, an aromatase inhibitor used to treat ER+ breast cancer. Aromatase inhibitors are designed to inhibit the action of the enzyme aromatase, which converts androgens into estrogens within the body.

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09/08/13
Not completing anti-estrogen treatment linked to sharply higher risk of recurrence
04/30/13
Unpleasant side effects of anti-estrogens can indicate treatment is working
07/19/12
Aromatase inhibitors are less effective in reducing estrogen in women with high BMI
07/15/12
Reduction in breast density shows endocrine treatment is working
07/31/11
High dose vitamin D reduces musculoskeletal symptoms in women taking Arimidex
07/17/11
Increasingly severe side effects of aromatase inhibitors may make tamoxifen first the best strategy
03/01/11
Aromatase inhibitor only or after tamoxifen are both effective treatments
11/18/10
Aromatase inhibitors have numerous side effects in addition to musculoskeletal symptoms
07/19/10
Women with high BMI may benefit less from hormonal treatments
03/07/10
Weight gain can increase hot flashes in breast cancer survivors on aromatase inhibitors
02/13/10
Tamoxifen treatment results in cognitive impairment compared to Aromasin
01/22/10
Treatment with aromatase inhibitors results in better breast cancer outcomes than tamoxifen

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