Active substance: Tamoxifen. Nolvadex is able to cause ovulation in women; In men with oligospermia it increases concentration of hormones.
Estrogens, progestins; antagonists, and their homologs
Antineoplastic hormonal and hormone antagonists
The nosological classification (ICD-10): C50 Malignant neoplasm of breast
Nolvadex: Product form — tablets of 10 mg, 60 or 250 pieces per pack. Nolvadex — a brand-name for the drug tamoxifen citrate (tamoxifen citrate), a non-steroidal substance that exhibits anti-estrogenic properties.
Structure and Composition
1 coated tablet contains tamoxifen (citrate shaped) 10 or 20 mg; in blister 10 pcs., in a cardboard box of 3 blisters.
Mode of action — anti-estrogen, anti-tumor.
Indications for use:
1 Hot flashes,
2 vaginal bleeding,
3 3endometrial hyperplasia,
4 vulvar itching,
5 diarrhea disorders,
7 water retention,
11 uterine fibroids,
Dosing and Administration
Inside, in breast cancer — 20-40 mg / day (1 or 2 admission).
The drug causes increased side-effects. Symptomatic treatment. Antidote does not exist.