The benefits of adding metformin to tamoxifen to protect the endometrium—A randomized placebo-controlled trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adiponectin
  • Adipose Tissue, White
  • Aromatase
  • Breast
  • C-Reactive Protein
  • Interleukin-6
  • Leptin
  • Menopause

abstract

  • Metformin appears to inhibit tamoxifen-induced endometrial changes and has favourable metabolic effects. Further research into the adjuvant use of metformin after breast cancer and to prevent, EH and cancer is warranted. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.

publication date

  • January 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/cen.13830

PubMed ID

  • 30107043

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