Best regards, If I can assist you, please let me know. Marnie. Oh dear…the side effects are brutal. Yes, being irritable can be a side effect of withdrawing from Tamoxifen because, as the article says, after a lengthy time on it, it begins to act like estrogen and estrogen has many interactions with brain tissue and the nervous system. Side effects of tamoxifen Tamoxifen's selective estrogen activation effects can cause some serious side effects, including blood clots , stroke , and endometrial cancer . I have responded to you with a personal email, so look out for that and please don’t hesitate to contact me if I can assist you. Highly recommended reading. Phentermine is by far the most popular diet pill on the market and also another one of the most powerful weight loss drugs. My best advice for anyone having this kind of problem with Tamoxifen is to start subscribing to my newsletters. I have been off of it for 1-1/2 years. But tamoxifen was preventing my cancer from returning and running was helping to manage other side effects of the drug. Thanks for your comment, and if I can be of further assistance to you, please do not hesitate to contact me. I still have horrible insomnia. 0. Since I had no symptoms of any side affects being on it I agreed to continue it thinking it would protect me more. Marnie. My side effects from Tamoxifen was very low and I never had hot flashes. I just started weaning off of Tamoxifen after a year of taking it. Hot flashes and other menopausal symptoms: The most commonly reported side effect among women who take tamoxifen is a higher occurrence of hot flashes (approximately 50% of women on tamoxifen experience hot flashes when compared with a placebo, an inactive pill). Essential Oils: Basil, frankincense, lemon, a blend called Clarity – diffuse them in the room where you are sitting, massage them into the sides of your neck (dilute first if your skin is sensitive), rub them onto the bottoms of your feet before you go to bed. Side Effects Different From Women Researchers analyzed the medical records of 64 male breast cancer patients treated at MD Anderson between 1999 and 2009. I couldnt wait because the side affects were horrible, and I have gained 30 LBs over 4 years. Protein is especially important because it is necessary for good hormone levels, it has a hormone balancing effect. Vegetarian. I was wondering if you could send me some natural remedies. Warmest regards, I will answer your questions via private email rather than in this public forum – I do have rather a lot to share with you. I have had many say something similar after being on Tamoxifen. Knowing now that doctors advise 10 years. I have just sent you some info via email. SERMs are nonsteroidal, triphenylethylene-based drugs that bind to oestrogen receptors, resulting in oestrogen agonist or oestrogen antagonist-like effects of … Dangers & Side Effects: Other dangers and side effects include insomnia, nausea, heart palpitations, depression, pulmonary hypertension and possible cardiac arrest. Thanks, Tamoxifen. Hi Marnie great article. Now just want some energy and want to feel good. But your hot drink with flaxseed, turmeric and black pepper is wonderfully healing and will be doing you lots of good! At this point, you can stop altogether. Any additional suggestions to detox and heal my hives? When a person has been on tamoxifen for a lengthy period (and that time period varies between people) they can begin to metabolize the drug as they would estrogen, so withdrawing from it can bring on quite a few menopausal symptoms. I am also having unbareable vaginal dryness just about as bad as when I began tamoxifen. I don’t know where you are in the world, but I would recommend going to see a Functional Medicine doctor to help you bring back your pizzazz. Marnie Clark, I took tamoxifen for 40 days and started having severe abdominal cramping so I stopped taking the poison. my Dexa scan is showing osteopenia and i havre bad wear and tear on the cartilage on both knees. I’ve sent you some info via email today so look for that. According to new research, tamoxifen, the familiar therapeutic and preventive breast cancer drug, can be applied topically as a gel. Warmest regards, After a sectional mastectomy I was given radiation for 4 weeks and tamoxifen for 5 years. I also just stopped taking Tamoxifen. The estrogen deprivation caused by tamoxifen results in some side effects (such as hot flashes ) that are similar to symptoms experienced during menopause. Thank you for your help. I usually have high energy level but since I went off meds, I feel as though I have a slight case of the flu, and tire more easily. If you and your doctor are considering tamoxifen as part of your treatment plan, tell your doctor if you smoke or have a history of blood clots or heart attack. Sincerely, Sherri, Hi Sherri, Here’s the link to find out more information about it: https://marnieclark.com/how-to-courses-toxic-free-me-course/ You can also sign up for my free newsletters, which have recently been updated with the latest research. Hi Patricia, Dear Karen, My onc is not happy. Have. Hi Mia, You may find that certain herbal remedies like Remifemin assist with the frequency, intensity and duration of hot flashes and night sweats. Great read and article. My Gp says this is normal for my age. With regard to life after Tamoxifen, I have an entire online course full of information to help you reduce your risk of recurrence and stay well. Could you email me the info on fighting it the natural way. Even though I stop having a cycle since my first chemo 10 years ago, what should I expect getting off Tamoxifen. Side effects in women Menopausal symptoms (such as hot flashes) are common in women who take tamoxifen [ 87 ]. It’s too hard to function on a daily basis between the fatigue and joint aches. Marnie. God Bless. They were tough the first time around, but now they are just awful. Marnie, Hello Marnie, I’ve all these side effects and I’m going to stop it the way you recommend. I am only 45 and I feel 90. I found that flaxseed oil helps with hot flashes and chamomile tea soothe my nerves. Marnie. My current solution is Klonopin for sleep and estrogen patches and progesterone orally. Sarah, Try some of the natural remedies listed on this page, they will help you through this stage. Some studies show that taking the drug over 10 years can further reduce the risk of the cancer coming back. Through my newsletters, you’ll learn what supplements can help you to stay well, what lifestyle adjustments really made a difference, and what foods are most protective. Side Effects Tamoxifen Side Effect: Hot Flashes! Thanks for sharing it. Stage 2 bc. It's very unlikely that you will have all of these side effects, but you might have some of them at the same time. Warmest regards, When taking tamoxifen, premenopausal women are at a higher risk for osteoporosis, and while postmenopausal women have been told that tamoxifen strengthens bone and reduces the risk of osteoporosis, its other side effects make that one particular benefit not worth risking, in my opinion. One is by blocking the body from producing certain hormones. Meditation is also very helpful. Having no other factors for breast cancer risk, this was enough to put me in the “high risk” category. Marnie. For Fatigue: Warmest regards, I would also appreciate the info! Hi marnie, "We looked for serious toxicities, but we did not find them," he said. One lady told me that it made her suicidal, and she had to stop taking it. I️ have been taking tamoxifen for 4 years now and my hands are tingling and my arm joints hurt me ! Warmest wishes, If you are taking tamoxifen to reduce your risk of breast cancer, you may need to take your first dose while you are having a menstrual period. . Now. I had DCIS stage 0 and the doctor recommended to take it as I had another area that they needed to evaluate closely after a biopsy. Here Are My Best Recommendations For Coping With Tamoxifen Side Effects: Headaches – Having a regular deep tissue massage and/or acupuncture from qualified practitioners can make a huge difference with headaches. I would be glad to assist you. Tamoxifen is currently the “gold standard” treatment recommended for all women with hormone driven breast cancer, regardless of the stage. Dear marnie, hi.your findings are absolutely right. Dr. Addagada Rao answered. Yes it frequently occurs that the side effects from Tamoxifen worsen when you stop taking it, especially if you’ve been on it for awhile. Thanks for your message and for caring so much about your sister’s health. Thank u so much for ur article. You can’t beat a pair of highly trained hands for nurture-ability and easing your burdens. The side affect in only a few weeks of taking this medication is making my Quality of life very poor. I apologize for the lengthy delay in responding to you. Tamoxifen can cause mild or serious side effects. Rub into affected area. ER(+), PR(+), Her-new neg, ki67- 4%. It’s better not to ignore them and I recommend getting some counseling. Warmest wishes, I have chosen not to take it at all but living with this decision is hard. About 5 1/2 years ago, I had an incidental finding of lobular hypoplasia during a biopsy. With hindsight I would of giving my wife a natural product such as ‘ Dimm’ instead of tamoxifen. When I told doctor I had quit taking it and why he said I don’t blame you since you were having those problems. Learn how your comment data is processed. 4. Nausea – Drink ginger tea. 1. Exercise: Also helps to elevate the mood. Most major cities have Functional Medicine doctors – they delve much more deeply than conventional doctors will to see what is causing your current problems and what to do about it. Warmest regards, What we are finding out here in the trenches is that this drug works for some but definitely not all. Do you or dont you take it. I just stopped taking tamoxifine yesterday after 5 years, the side effects from taking it are worse than the benefits. To answer your questions: Pins & Needles in Extremities – Again, I recommend the use of massage therapy and/or acupuncture, drinking plenty of water, and it would also be helpful to do a bowel cleanse and a liver cleanse because Tamoxifen is a toxic drug, and cleansing will help you clear chemical residues which may be building up in the tissues of your body. And one other thing I use a lot is coconut. It works by interfering with the effects of estrogen in the breast tissue. That’s a great question. Warmest regards, In women and men diagnosed with estrogen receptor-positive early-stage breast cancer after surgery, chemotherapy, and/or radiation to reduce the risk of recurrence 2. So of course they would do research indicating taking it for longer has a benefit for women. Marnie, Hi marine lve been taking tamoxifen for 5yrs and6 month they told me l had to take for 10 yrs but lm tired of this toxic in my body now I’ve stopped it and l have lot of side effect very low tired l guess it will get better l had grade one of cancer was lucky l had part of breast remove my nipple and had radio now I have to go to gynae as I had a bit of discharge l hope is nothing thanks for listening my story xx. Food: Eating lots of fresh produce definitely helps with joint pains and body aches. If when you stop it reappears. Food: The same list of foods as those mentioned for Depressed Mood or Mood Swings can help with fatigue as well. Marnie Clark, Have just stopped taking tamoxifen after 7.5 years. Side effects of tamoxifen versus side effects of aromatase inhibitors. It has train wrecked her body and disposition. I even brought my adult sister to the appointment to take notes while it was explained to me that tamoxifen was “insurance” against developing breast cancer and that women rarely had side effects. Thanks for your thoughtful information, Helen, I have been told to take it for ten years , I assume because of this. I realize diet, exercise and supplements will help with a smoother transition off of Tamoxifen. Hope this helps, I have been taking it for four and a half years so I don’t reckon it would make much difference to cancer recurrence if I withdraw now. I am so frustrated that this has still not gone away. Cancer causes a lot of stress. I have been on Tamoxifen for 5 years with some side effects but not awful like some people who have commented here. “Many cancer experts say … It is chemically very similar to estrogen, and binds in the same site on the estrogen receptor as the normal hormone. How long before the symptoms subside on their own if she won’t take suggestions? I miss my old self. Tamoxifen is a common medication used to prevent recurrence of breast cancer. I’m going through radiation now, will be done in mid to late January then I get a two week break before I start Tamoxifan. GET MY BEST TIPS on getting through breast cancer and preventing recurrences by signing up for my free e-newsletters and e-books on the right. Just feeling a little confused and lacking confidence on my own decision making!! Vaginal Dryness – This is one of the most distressing of the side effects and not often discussed. Had a double mastectomy. Hi Marnie, glad to chance upon ur pg. I am not convinced that Tamoxifen is such a wonder drug, and I discuss why in my article Why I Chose Against Hormone Blocking Drugs. A variety of hormonal therapies are available for breast cancer. You won’t need to stop taking it gradually. You can sign up from any page on my site, if you haven’t already done so. Mariela, Eva, Try ginger-based foods to help ease nausea. Having read Marnie’s article and the posts re Tamoxifen I am seriously considering withdrawal. Warmest regards, What a fantastc and understanding woman you are Marnie. I am a good 80 and had breast cancer 8 years ago. Rather than taking your usual daily dose, take a dose every other day and do this for two weeks. I had DCIS 3 cm scale 0, Hi Marnie I wish you the best and look forward to hearing from you. It wasn’t bad in the beginning, but now I cannot sleep and NOTHING helps me sleep. Side effects: Tamoxifen is often used after treatment for breast cancer to help reduce recurrence. I just sent you some information to your email address. Marnie. Hi Tamara, Warmest regards, I just stopped tamoxifen after being on for almost five years. Very best regards, Not at all surprised to hear about your side effects, just sorry you had to go through them! I declined radiation. Also, it is listed as a human carcinogen by WHO and the state of California (just to name a few). Ive been prescribed cymbalta but stopped after 3 months as they nearly drove me mad. Can u advice me on what I should use to avoid recurrence. Marnie Clark These include ginger ale, ginger tea, or crystallized ginger eaten as a snack. Can I please have the info as well. For Hot Flashes: 1 doctor agrees. And try to eat more healthier.because I am well again my by. I was on arimidex for 5 years before that, so I have been on medication for 10 years since my treatment ended. I was not given any direction this could happen. The pros and cons. I really can relate to your situation. I went off the tamoxifen after 4-1/2 years. Having said that, we do know that a healthy diet and plenty of exercise are truly important, they do make a big difference, and this has been proven by research studies. 6 mths aft tamox i went for a hysterectomy cos my fibroids were growing out of control. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. That list of side effects from the Tamoxifen is a long one, no one would blame you for not wanting to take it anymore. Marnie. I’ve emailed you with more information today. You poor dear. What to do instead is a huge subject and not easily answered, so that’s why I created my “Toxic Free Me” how-to course. SERMs include tamoxifen, toremifene, and raloxifene. I tried to protect myself as much as I could, taking every day exercise, doing chi gong and meditation. There was no cancer in my nodes. I’m glad you found this article to be beneficial. It’s been over a year and half And I’m still here. Wow – what a story! Alice, forgot to mention, I do appreciate that some of the problems we have on tamoxifen are age related, but not to this extent…. Hopefully by now some of the side effects of withdrawal from the drug are easing. I am trying to decide whether or not to come off tamoxofin two months earlier than the 2 years advised, because of side effects and wanting to take control over having children. The length of treatment along with side effects can make it tough to complete treatment. I have gained 40lbs.. "It's pretty clear cut that the rare side effect of the fen-phen administration was inflammation and then fibrosis of the valves. Is there any other information you can share with me in regard to life after tTamoxifen? I have been very blessed to have NO bad signs that i know of. Could yo please send me information regarding he natural therapies you suggest? Thank you Side effects from tamoxifen are not usually severe. I’m sorry to hear of your problems with Tamoxifen. The thrush went but 2 weeks later it is back. I am a 3x cancer survivor. See below for a comprehensive list of adverse effects. I am now considering stopping the Tamoxifen. There are plenty of natural supplements and foods you can take to help with your vision, goji berries and goji juice being one of the best! If side effects are severe, you may have to stop tasking the drug … On we go. Thank you for your information. Isn’t it enough to go through, to be told “YOU HAVE BREAST CANCER” after I was told that I was rushed into there plan. I honestly didn’t feel much side affects on it except my sex drive disappeared. Marnie, I have a lot of weight gain and bad hot flushes and I can’t sleep, Hi Margaret, Goodness. Traditional Chinese Medicine has a number of herbs that are helpful, so seek the help of a qualified Chinese medicine doctor. The reason I want to come off it now is vaginal atrophy which is somedays quite painful and also I can conceive sooner. 3) my psycho tropics already make the weight battle hard, because they make me hungry and slow my metabolism. Thank you so much. Dietary assistance for these problems includes eating lots of fresh organic veggies and fruit, omega 3 fatty acids, and vitamin B complex – all of these are surprisingly beneficial. Help !!! 1. http://livertox.nih.gov/Tamoxifen.htm, 2. I don’t know where to ask this question (Tamoxifen side effects): Did you meet woman who had massive problems with their eyes? Have you tried any of the remedies listed in this article? My diagnosis is: Imflamatory ductal carcinoma, stage 2b, grade 2, metastas in 1 lymphatic nod, 7 lymp nods were cut out. Oooh. Marnie. (ganoderma lucidum) and so on… Even thinking about tamoxifen treatment, which I need to start in a couple of weeks makes me feel down and unhappy! Xx, Hi Nicola, Hi Laura, Thank you for the enlightment. I was diagnosed stage 1- ER Positive, PR Positive, HER-2 Negative , invasive DCIS underwent Chemo, Radiation and Tam. Hi Marnie I had a few cancer cells in one lymph node. Bridget, Hi Bridget, I hope this helps you today, and I wish you the best. I had a mastectomy but declined chemo and radiation. Because of that she has developed lymphedema in her left arm and hand and we are working through that situation. Teri, I do know it takes awhile for the body to remove the toxicity of the drug for some people and natural therapies definitely help this. Marnie, Does the joint pain in knees, toes, fingers go away??! My cancer was her2 positive and weakly eostrogen positive and my oncologist always said tamoxofin was a tiny part of my treatment. This to will pass I hope. I have developed terrible joint problems, esp hips and knees. I, like you experience very bad night vision and I also have floaters which were explained away as PVD (Posterior Viscose Detachment). Dr Scott M Sedlacek, an oncologist with Colorado Breast Specialists in Denver stated back in 1998 that when a woman stops taking the drug, she can experience estrogen withdrawal. Marnie, Hi my name is Betty and was diagnosed with breast cancer 2010 October ..have been on remission for 9 years and on temaxofine, Hi Betty, My primary doctor has requested an ultra sound of my arm pits. Marnie, Many thanks, and please keep up the fantastic work. Thanks that is about it for now! Marnie. I am told, it is my age..not an answer I am willing to accept, I had none of these issues prior to starting Tamoxifen. Tamoxifen vs. diet to reduce the risk of breast cancer recurrence At this time, there are no good research studies that directly compare the use of specific diets or nutritional strategies with the use tamoxifen, to prevent breast cancer recurrence. Eating drinking in a healthy way, taking cardius marianus capsuls, reisha mushroom Depending upon where you are in the world, this could be a very important thing. Great news, glad to read this. As with headaches, drinking more water can often help to ease dizziness. If you can, gently guide her to this page, something in this list is bound to help her. Tamoxifen is normally taken over five years or more. Shd be due to tamox. Do we live with its toxic effects just so that we keep the cancer at bay and hope that our liver and bones cope with the onslaught? That’s rough! It stated that many woman take tamoxifen for 5 years only to have it return once they stop. Hi Kelly, I found all the these comments relatable in one way or another. Thank you so much for sharing. Help! I felt fine when my tumour was discovered but I can honestly say that I have not felt well since the treatment started. 1 thank. What are the possible side effects of tamoxifen? Wishing you much healing, You may also need to have a pregnancy test before you start taking tamoxifen, to make sure you are not pregnant. Rise later if you can, take naps, and know that this won’t last forever. I just stopped taking Tamoxifen I was on it for 5 years and then put on Letrozole I lasted 4 months and was so depressed. I hope the remedies mentioned on this page have been proving helpful to you. Warmest regards, Many thanks for your help in advance. Tamoxifen’s effectiveness and side effects are largely influenced by genetic variations in the CYP2D6 enzyme, which metabolizes tamoxifen and other drugs in the liver. I found yoga to be extremely beneficial because it helps on so many levels to calm the nervous system, it plays a part in hormonal balancing, yoga is an amazing resource. Marnie. Yes, I have met other women who had loads of problems with visual disturbances whilst on Tamoxifen. Frightful hot flashes to the point of passing out. No regrets. It does sound like the side effects from Tamoxifen are seriously messing with you. There are many reasons for these side effects but the major one is that while tamoxifen initially acts as an estrogen-blocker, over time it begins to have estrogen-like activities. Hi! I’m not sure about the pain in your armpits, I’ve never heard of this being a side effect. The next stage of my treatment plan shoukd be tamoxifen for 5 years, which I will also be declining. Tamoxifen and raloxifene have been shown to reduce the risk of breast cancer in women with a higher than average risk, but these drugs can have their own risks and side effects. I wear acupuncture studs to try and combat some of these symptoms. Personnaly, I feel it was of benefit to me. My oncologist is not happy and her closing remark was oh well its what gets you first the cancer or the heart. thanks for reading look after yourselves . The list is so long! I would be interested to hear if many others have experienced these problems. My oncologist and my gyn are going to scream too, but yeah, it’s my / our life. Required fields are marked *. https://marnieclark.com. Had a uti for which I had antibiotics followed by thrush. Especially good quality protein (organic), legumes, vegetables (especially cruciferous), spinach and kale (high in magnesium), avocados, bananas. Thank you so much for this post. How are we to make such a decision? Talk with your health care provider about ways to ease these and other side effects. SERMs are antiestrogen medicines that bind to the estrogen receptor. Warmest wishes, I had already gone through menopause 8 years ago and chose Tamoxifen as I felt it had fewer side effects then other AI’s. Tamoxifen blocks the actions of estrogen and is used to treat and prevent some types of breast cancer. Warmest regards, I wish you much health and healing. SUSAN G. KOMEN ® SUPPORT RESOURCES . For Depressed Mood or Mood Swings: does anybody have any good views on taking no meds versus cancer return rates. Warmest regards, Hot Epsom Salt Baths: Use 1 cup of Epsom salts in bathtub, soak for 20 minutes (careful, not too hot as this will exacerbate hot flashes). Also, I was told that there are no side effects detoxing from Tamoxifen. For many women, tamoxifen side effects are too much to stomach, and the prospect of enduring them for five years is not appealing even at the risk of cancer recurrence. Afterwards I had36 rounds of radiation. I have been taking Tamoxifen for 5 years. There are three primary uses for tamoxifen:1 1. My concern is the Tomoxifen (how much longer) and what more can I do for her about the fatigue and dizziness as well as Lymphedema therapy. Less common but more severe side effects of aromatase inhibitors are heart problems, osteoporosis, and broken bones. Hi Patty, Diane, Stick by it. Despite the evidence that tamoxifen reduces the risk of developing breast cancer, the drug is not … If you and your doctor are considering tamoxifen as part of your treatment plan, tell your doctor if you smoke or have a history of blood clots or heart attack. I’ve been on tamoxifen for several months. Let me know. Send thanks to the doctor. I have had eye problems during my time on this drug. There are many things you can do to help keep yourself well without the toxicity of this drug. Your email address will not be published. Please avoid food known to be inflammatory such as caffeine, white flour and sugars. Thanks for sharing it with me and my readers. I have decided to try changing to a new health care system and new doctor and try to drop all the specialists. I have also noticed that her energy isn’t what it used to be and dizziness seems to be an issue. Sending both of you love, and wishing you all the best. I feel for you! Thanks for sharing that with us – that’s excellent news! I am coming off the tamox I can’t bear living like this.. Ive been diagnosed with fibre and CFS but don’t take the meds for this as I feel Im adding to side effects. Marnie, Hi Marnie, I have also stopped the tamoxifen. It is very hard to know what is the best thing to do. After four weeks off the med, I was clear headed again, and I felt so much better. Cruciferous vegetables are particularly helpful – broccoli, kale and cabbage contain indole-3-carbinol which naturally helps to balance estrogen levels. Any questions, let me know! I had two retinal tears and now have dry eye. Although tamoxifen works by decreasing the availability of estrogen to breast tissue, tamoxifen can act just like estrogen to other cells in the body and this can increase some risk factors. Warmest regards, Importantly, Dr. Goss stressed, women taking exemestane had no increased risk of serious side effects. Back to top. Turmeric pills. The hot flashes are unbearable (heightened by surgical menopause), the nausea, and the fuzzy head. Had the last one 17th of March. Tamoxifen is used after surgery and other treatments to reduce the risk of breast cancer returning. I used to be fun and energetic and tamoxifen has literally ruined my life. When I was last at the opticians I was asked if I had any problems as Tamoxifen can cause issues with the eyes. I really don’t want to think of a third cancer. Hi Marnie, thank you for this article. Another serious side effect of my breast cancer treatment (radiotherapy and Tamoxifen) has been atrial fibrillation, pericardial effusion and ME/CFS. What else should I be doing? The side effects of this drug however, … The % rates are what scare me, I’m told with Tamoxafen it DECREASES cancer within the body by 50%, without it INCREASES the risk by 24%. Got some info coming your way today. I’m 41. Depending on those results and my GYN recommendation she suggest going back on Tamoxifen if Gyn agrees my “walls” are okay, if not she wants to force me into menopause with monthly shots & daily pills again until….. Hi Lisa, I had a 4 month chemotheraphy treatment, 3 FEC and 3 taxotere. I am just very worried about what is the best choice should i take the extra 5 or go off and hope for best. He has left the decision to me. I suffer with peripheral neuropathy and take duloxetine, another drug I’m trying to stop. The side effects of tamoxifen can be heinous. Acupuncture: Studies indicate that acupuncture does indeed help with frequency and severity of hot flashes and my clients who have tried it confirm this. I have just finished four rounds of chemo for ER+ Pr+ breast cancer. I just came off tamoxifen at 38 yrs of age after 1 year cause I can’t take it anymore:( Warmest regards, Please note we only eat organic now and lead a healthy lifestyle and supplement where necessary but just can’t keep the horrible SE at bay. I was adviced to take it again the second time and I m so glad that I decided not to. I havve decided to stop it – not told my Dr yet – you mention above some guidelines for a diet. The side effects of hormone therapy depend largely on the specific drug or the type of treatment . After 5 long years You can sign up from any page on my site, if you haven’t already done so, here’s my page explaining: https://marnieclark.com/8-reasons-to-subscribe-to-my-newsletters/ I look forward to helping you again, just let me know how I can best assist you. It stated that many woman take tamoxifen for several months could not walk briskly pain. Frustrated that this is normal for my bones also Jun 17, 2015 | tamoxifen | 103 comments, remedies... 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