Why It Is Used
Raloxifene is used to prevent and treat osteoporosis in women.
Raloxifene can also be used to help prevent breast cancer in women who have a high risk for breast cancer.
Raloxifene may be a good choice for women who are considering medicines to prevent or treat osteoporosis and who also have a high risk for breast cancer.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: November 6, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Carla J. Herman, MD, MPH - Geriatric Medicine