Tamoxifen Recommended to Breast Cancer Patients

Tools

By Alabama News Network

Some breast cancer patients should take the drug tamoxifen for up to ten years.

That's the new guideline from the American Society of Clinical Oncology.  

Researchers found women with hormone driven breast cancer had better survival rates and a lower risk of recurrence when taking the drug beyond the usual five years.



This content requires the latest Adobe Flash Player and a browser with JavaScript enabled. Click here for a free download of the latest Adobe Flash Player.

Poll

Should Alabama Allow TV Cameras in Courtrooms?

  • Yes
  • No

What's onFull Schedule

Hot Video From AP

AP Video