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Raloxifene

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    Raloxifene
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    • Mechanism of Action
    • A selective oestrogen receptor modulator (SERM) that agonises oestrogen receptors in bone and antagonises oestrogen receptors in the breast and uterus. Prevents bone resorption and thus presents bone loss.

Clinical Use

    • Indication
    • Post-menopausal osteoporosis.
    • Contraindications
    • Past DVT / PE.
    • Adverse Effects
    • URTI
    • Nausea / vomiting
    • Hot flushes
    • Arthralgia / myalgia
    • DVT / PE
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