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Arimidex® (anastrozole) is a medication approved for treating breast cancer in postmenopausal women. Specifically, it is used for treating breast cancer that is hormone receptor-positive or has not responded to certain drugs. Arimidex is available by prescription only and comes in a tablet form that is generally taken once daily. You should talk to your healthcare provider before using this drug if you have not gone through menopause, have osteoporosis, or have any allergies.
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