Effects of raloxifene on body fat distribution and lipid profile in healthy post-menopausal women

@article{Francucci2005EffectsOR,
  title={Effects of raloxifene on body fat distribution and lipid profile in healthy post-menopausal women},
  author={C. M. Francucci and D. Pantaleo and N. Iori and A. Camilletti and F. Massi and M. Boscaro},
  journal={Journal of Endocrinological Investigation},
  year={2005},
  volume={28},
  pages={623-631}
}
The aim of our prospective, randomised, controlled and open-label clinical study was to evaluate in healthy post-menopausal women the effects of raloxifene (RLX) on body fat distribution and lipids, and the correlations between these parameters. The fat distribution, by dual energy X-ray absorptiometry, and lipids were evaluated at baseline and after 1 yr in 50 postmenopausal women: 25 were treated with RLX 60 mg/die, while 25 served as control group (CG). After 1 yr, we observed in RLX-users a… Expand
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