Data from EMA (European Medicines Agency) - Curated by EPG Health - Last updated 03 August 2017

Indication(s)

Raloxifene is indicated for the treatment and prevention of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. A significant reduction in the incidence of vertebral, but not hip fractures has been demonstrated.

When determining the choice of raloxifene or other therapies, including oestrogens, for an individual postmenopausal woman, consideration should be given to menopausal symptoms, effects on uterine and breast tissues, and cardiovascular risks and benefits.

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Category Value
Agency product number EMEA/H/C/001075
Orphan designation No
Date First Approved 29-04-2010
Type Medicinal product subject to medical prescription
Marketing authorisation holder Teva B.V.