Tamoxifen for male CAD

June 1, 2001

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Research Headlines

Tamoxifen for male CAD

By Jeanne Sabatie, Production Editor

Men with coronary artery disease may benefit from tamoxifen, a drug used to treat breast cancer. A study in the March 20 issue of Circulation reported improved vessel dilation—the ability of arteries to expand with increased blood flow—in subjects taking tamoxifen along with conventional medications.

 



Jeanne Sabatie. Tamoxifen for male CAD.

Business and Health

2001;6:8.