Understanding Osteoporosis Medications (cont.)
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Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators
Raloxifene (Evista) is a selective estrogen receptor modulator (SERM). Unlike estrogen, the SERM raloxifene is not associated with an increased risk of uterine cancer and reduces invasive breast cancer.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/11/2014
Mary L Windle, PharmD
Kristine M Lohr, MD
Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD
Lee P Shulman, MD
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