Nolvadex is for women taking this medicine for decreasing the risk of developing breast cancer, which have developed cancer of uterus, blood clots in lug and stroke. Many of these events have been fatal, so consult your doctor immediately if you develop symptoms like abnormal menstrual period; unusual vaginal discharge or bleeding; chest pain; groin pressure or pain; coughing up blood; shortness of breath; one sided weakness; confusion; slurred speech or vision problems. Women with ductal carcinoma in situ or at high risk of cancer should discuss this medicine use with their physicians. The advantages of Tamoxifen overshadow the risks in women who are already suffering from breast cancer.
Doses of Nolvadex :
- You can take Nolvadex as prescribed by your doctor and check label for precise dosing instructions..
- Tamoxifen is available with additional patient information sheet known as Medication Guide, so you can read it carefully before you start using it.
- It can be taken with or without food and with water or non-alcoholic liquid.
- Seek medical attention, in case of overdose.