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Generic: tamoxifen
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It is commonly used to treat breast cancer
               



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What side effects may I notice from receiving this medicine?

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • changes in vision (blurred vision)
  • changes in your menstrual cycle
  • difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • difficulty walking or talking
  • new breast lumps
  • numbness
  • pelvic pain or pressure
  • redness, blistering, peeling or loosening of the skin, including inside the mouth
  • skin rash or itching (hives)
  • sudden chest pain
  • swelling of lips, face, or tongue
  • swelling, pain or tenderness in your calf or leg
  • unusual bruising or bleeding
  • vaginal discharge that is bloody, brown, or rust
  • weakness
  • yellowing of the whites of the eyes or skin

Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):

  • fatigue
  • hair loss, although uncommon and is usually mild
  • headache
  • hot flashes
  • impotence (in men)
  • nausea, vomiting (mild)
  • vaginal discharge (white or clear)

Where should I keep my medicine?

Keep out of the reach of children.

Store at room temperature between 20 and 25 degrees C (68 and 77 degrees F). Protect from light. Keep container tightly closed. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.

Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.

               
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