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Tamoxifen and pregnancy

Posted by @mms411, Thu, Jun 7 12:39pm

Is it possible to stay on tamoxifen while pregnant? If not, what other options are there?

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Hi @mms411 and welcome to Connect.
Such a good question about the safety of taking tamoxifen or hormonal treatment while pregnant. There are a few research studies that looked at this very question.

– Use of Tamoxifen Before and During Pregnancy http://theoncologist.alphamedpress.org/content/16/11/1547.full
– Pausing Hormonal Therapy Treatment to Have a Child: The POSITIVE Trial (podcast) http://www.breastcancer.org/community/podcasts/pregnancy-20170404

Mms, are you planning to get pregnant? Have you talked about fertility with your oncologist?

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