Nolvadex target is the treatment of breast cancer. Nolvadex is also taken to decrease the risk of breast cancer development, especially in women after surgery and radiation due to DCIS (ductal carcinoma in situ). Sometimes Nolvadex is taken to produce female ovulation and to treat McCune-Albright syndrome. Nolvadex is acting by blocking effect of female hormone called estrogen. It is antiestrogen. Nolvadex is also known as Tamoxifen, Blastofen, Istubal, Valodex, Soltamox, Genox, Tamofen.
The dosage of Nolvadex depends on the type of your disease and health state.
Take Nolvadex once or twice a day with or without food.
Take Nolvadex tablets orally at the same time every day with water.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Nolvadex suddenly.
Nolvadex Missing Dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Nolvadex and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately. Symptoms of Nolvadex overdosage: uncontrolled body shaking, unsteadiness, problems with walking, convulsions, lightheadedness, exaggerated reflexes, problems with breathing, tremor.
Store at room temperature between 20 and 25 degrees C (68 and 77 degrees F) away from moisture, light and heat. Keep container tightly closed. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.
Nolvadex More Info
Active Ingredient: Tamoxifen.
Other Ingredients: carboxymethylcellulose calcium, magnesium stearate, mannitol, starch,
Do not take Nolvadex if you are allergic to its components.
Do not take Nolvadex if you're pregnant or you plan to have a baby, or you are a nursing mother.
Do not take Nolvadex if you have a history of leg or lung blood clots.
Do not take Nolvadex if you are taking anticoagulants, anastrozole.
Be very careful with Nolvadex if you suffer from or have a history of vision problems, diabetes, heart attack, stroke, high blood levels of cholesterol, high blood pressure.
Be careful with Nolvadex if you are taking phenobarbital; aminoglutethimide (such as Cytadren); cancer chemotherapy medicines (cyclophosphamide (such as Neosar, Cytoxan), letrozole (such as Femara); bromocriptine (such as Parlodel); cytotoxic cancer medicines; aromatase inhibitors; fluorouracil or mitomycin C, medroxyprogesterone (such as Provera, in Prempro Depo-Provera); rifampin (such as Rimactane, Rifadin).
Avoid people who have infections or colds.
Do not take Nolvadex if you are taking birth-control medications.
Avoid consuming alcohol and smoking cigarettes.
Do not drive or operate machinery while taking Nolvadex.
Do not stop taking Nolvadex suddenly.