Concernedsis wrote: Any thoughts on brand vs generic tamoxifen? Seems like such an important drug to take a chance on generic but the copay for brand is steep - what do you ladies do? Obviously cure over money - whats the poop is generic ok? Sis told to start Tamoxifen 1 week after surgery - which is not yet scheduled - likely mid September. Log in to post a reply Aug 11, 2009 PM leaf wrote: As far as I know, there is no more brand Tamoxifen in the US. As far as I know, brand tamoxifen was discontinued in 2006 (in the US.) google2gov/search? (I'm a pharmacist.) There are some drugs (just a handful) where brand vs generic does or may make a difference. These include warfarin (Coumadin) and phenytoin (Dilantin.) Tamoxifen is not one of these drugs. Aug 12, 2009 PM sisterinspirit wrote: The best price I've found for generic Tamoxifen 20 mg 90 day supply is $24.00 at Target. Tamoxifen is used to treat certain types of breast cancer (eg, estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer that has spread to other parts of the body [metastatic], early stage estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer after surgery and radiation treatment). It is also used to reduce the risk of invasive breast cancer in adult women with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) after breast surgery and radiation treatment. Female hormones called estrogen, that occur naturally in the body can increase the growth of some breast cancers. Tamoxifen works by blocking the effects of estrogen in the body. This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription. Viagra questions and answers Relway any requiment Concernedsis wrote Any thoughts on brand vs generic tamoxifen? Seems like such an important drug to take a chance on generic but the copay for brand is steep - what. See images of Tamoxifen Generic Nolvadex, including the medication and its packaging. Teva was a generic brand and great. Didn't have tamoxifen myself but there have been a few discussions on here over the years about it. Information about drug Tamoxifen includes cost of the drug and the type of drug - tablet, capsule, syrup, cream, gel, ointment, liquid or injection. To view the price of the drug, click on the brand name. The generic Tamoxifen is manufactured by one company. Medindia's drug directory has currently 28 Brands of Tamoxifen listed. New generics and brands are constantly being updated as and when they are approved by drug controller and available in the pharmacies. India is the world's capital for quality medicines, be it pharmaceutical formulations, herbal medicines or nutraceuticals. Our Pharma Division deals only with the best, GMP certified generics and branded medication for the export market. Tamoxifen won't work on hormone-receptor-negative breast cancer. Tamoxifen is available in two forms: a pill taken once a day (brand name: Nolvadex) or a liquid form (brand name: Soltamox). If you dislike pills or you're having trouble swallowing tamoxifen pills, Soltamox can help make it easier to stay on your treatment plan. Most doctors recommend taking tamoxifen at the same time each day. — while you are taking tamoxifen and for 2 months afterward. You should not take tamoxifen if you are breastfeeding, pregnant, trying to get pregnant, or if there is any chance that you could be pregnant. You should use an effective non-hormonal type of birth control — such as condoms, a diaphragm along with spermicide, or a non-hormonal I. Ask your doctor which type of non-hormonal birth control would be best for you. Since its approval in 1998, tamoxifen has been used to treat millions of women and men diagnosed with hormone-receptor-positive breast cancer. While an aromatase inhibitor is the first hormonal therapy medicine choice for postmenopausal women, tamoxifen is the first choice for premenopausal women and is still a good choice for postmenopausal women who can't take an aromatase inhibitor. Tamoxifen generic brand Tamoxifen Medicare Coverage and Co-Pay Details - GoodRx, Tamoxifen Images and Labels - GoodRx Canada pharmacies prescription drugsSildenafil nitrate Find patient medical information for Tamoxifen Oral on WebMD including its uses. COMMON BRANDS Nolvadex, Soltamox. GENERIC NAMES Tamoxifen. Tamoxifen Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures, Warnings.. The best Tamoxifen brand with least side affects? - Aussie Breast.. Tamoxifen, Nolvadex Side Effects Weight Gain, Dosage & Dangers. Tamoxifen is used to treat certain types of breast cancer eg, estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer that has spread to other parts of the body. Generic tamoxifen brand switch can cause severe menopausal side effects. • Supplementation and antidepressants do not improve tamoxifen related side. I have been taking tamoxifen for 20 months now and switching from. For the last 4 months I,ve been on the Generic brand of Tamoxifen and.