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Topic: birth control

Forum: Family and Family Planning Matters —

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Posted on: Feb 2, 2015 01:25AM

friends1 wrote:

do i still need to worry about birth control? I will be taking lupron and faslodex and i am premenopausal.

What side effects are common?

Dx 8/2014, DCIS, 6cm+, Stage IV, 4/14 nodes, ER+ Surgery 11/20/2014 Lumpectomy: Right Hormonal Therapy 2/11/2015 Faslodex (fulvestrant) Radiation Therapy 3/16/2015 3DCRT: Breast, Lymph nodes Targeted Therapy Ibrance (palbociclib) Surgery Lumpectomy: Right
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Feb 2, 2015 08:11AM Moderators wrote:

Hi friends1! Welcome to You have found a great place for information and a place to learn, share and vent.

Until you get responses from other members here, you may find interesting to read the article Fertility After Chemotherapy. Also great information on Lupron and Faslodex and its related side effects.

Hope this helps!

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