G Tamoxifen is an anti-estrogens. It is used in the treatment of breast cancer. It is also used to reduce the risk of breast cancer in women with a high... View More
Uses of G Tamoxifen
Side effects of G Tamoxifen
How to use G Tamoxifen
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. G Tamoxifen may be taken w... View More
How G Tamoxifen works
G Tamoxifen is a hormone-based medication. It works by binding to estrogen receptors and blocking the effects of estrogen (a natural female hormone) in ... View More
May be taken with or without food.
Oral Breast Cancer Treatment 20 mg daily as a single or in 2 divided doses. Max: 40 mg daily. Continue with adjuvant therapy for at least 5 years F... View More
History of DVT or pulmonary embolism. Pregnancy and lactation. Concomitant coumarin-type anticoagulant therapy.
Mode of Action
Tamoxifen, a triphenylethylene derivative, produces a nuclear complex by competitively binding to oestrogen receptors on tumours and other tissue target... View More
Patient w/ leucopenia and thrombocytopenia, hyperlipidaemias. Monitoring Parameters Perform periodic CBC (e.g. platelet counts) and LFTs. Routine gynaec... View More
>10% Hot flashes (64%),Vaginal discharge (30%),Amenorrhea (16%),Menstrual changes (13%) 1-10% Oligomenorrhea (9%),Cataracts (8%),Bone pain (6%),Nau... View More
Increases dopaminergic effect of bromocriptine. Increased risk of thromboembolic events w/ cytotoxic drugs. Increased risk of bleeding w/ platelet aggre... View More