Treatment for hot flushes in women receiving tamoxifen

Sean A Bydder and Nigel A Spry
Med J Aust 2002; 177 (5): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2002.tb04763.x
Published online: 2 September 2002

"What treatments are available for hot flushes in women receiving tamoxifen?" A 62-year-old woman asked her radiation oncologist this question. She was taking tamoxifen as adjuvant treatment for node-positive breast cancer, but was experiencing persistent and frequent hot flushes.

  • Sean A Bydder1
  • Nigel A Spry2

  • Department of Radiation Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, WA.



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