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Generic Name: raloxifene

Brand Names: Evista

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  • Increased risk for DVT and pulmonary embolism. Contraindicated in women with active or past episodes of venous thrombosis. (See Contraindications and Cardiovascular Effects under Cautions.)
  • Increased risk of fatal stroke reported in women with CHD or increased risk for CHD. Weigh risks versus benefits in women at risk for stroke. (See Cardiovascular Effects under Cautions.)

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