Newer antidepressants and other nonhormonal agents for the treatment of hot flashes

Domingo G. Perez, Charles Lawrence Loprinzi

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Abstract

The reluctance to use estrogen in breast cancer survivors with hot flashes has extended to its use in healthy women since the 2002 publication of the Women's Health Initiative study. This article reviews the clinical development of nonhormonal agents as alternatives to hormonal therapy for the management of hot flashes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)224-236
Number of pages13
JournalComprehensive Therapy
Volume31
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2005

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Hot Flashes
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Breast Neoplasms
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Newer antidepressants and other nonhormonal agents for the treatment of hot flashes. / Perez, Domingo G.; Loprinzi, Charles Lawrence.

In: Comprehensive Therapy, Vol. 31, No. 3, 09.2005, p. 224-236.

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