Medindia

X

New Breast Cancer Drug

by Sheela Philomena on  October 24, 2011 at 11:22 AM Cancer News   - G J E 4
Letrozole - a new breast cancer drug lowers estrogen levels far more effective than the most popular current therapy, shows study.

US researchers compared letrozole with tamoxifen, using each on its own, reported the Daily Express.
 New Breast Cancer Drug
New Breast Cancer Drug
Advertisement

They found post-menopausal women on letrozole were 20 per cent less likely to suffer a return of breast cancer over an eight-year period and 21 per cent less likely to die.

Advertisement
Source: ANI
Advertisement

Post your Comments

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
User Avatar
* Your comment can be maximum of 2500 characters
Notify me when reply is posted I agree to the terms and conditions

You May Also Like

Advertisement
View All