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What to ask your doctor about breast cancer hormone therapy

Men and women discussing breast cancer

Some questions you may want to ask your doctor

  • What is the aim of the treatment?
  • What are the different types of hormone treatments?
  • How do you decide which hormone treatment is best for me?
  • Is there any choice of treatment?
  • What are the short term side effects?
  • What are the possible long term side effects?
  • Is there anything that can reduce the side effects?
  • How long will I have to have hormone treatment?
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Updated: 2 August 2014