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View in Spanish: Clorhidrato de arzoxifeno

Arzoxifene hydrochloride (ar-ZOX-ih-feen HY-droh-KLOR-ide)
A substance being studied in the treatment of osteoporosis and breast cancer. Arzoxifene hydrochloride is made in the laboratory and binds to estrogen receptors in the body. It is a type of selective estrogen receptor modulator (SERM). Also called LY353381 hydrochloride.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.