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Osteoporosis drug may be effective in breast cancer prevention

Researchers claim that there is a growing body of evidence indicating that Evista - normally a drug used to treat osteoporosis - in fact helps provide protection from breast cancer as well. More studies need to be done in comparing Evista and the current breast cancer drug, Tamoxifen.

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About: Osteoporosis drug may be effective in breast cancer prevention

Date: 7 June 2004

Source: WebMD Medical News

Author: Peggy Peck

URL: http://my.webmd.com/content/article/88/99860.htm?lastselectedguid=%7B5FE84E90-BC77-4056-A91C-9531713CA348%7D

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