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What does SERM stand for?

SERM stands for Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulator

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The combination of the selective estrogen receptor modulator (SERM) baze-doxifene and conjugated estrogens produced "very favorable" changes in lipid profiles and no clinically meaningful effects on coagulation parameters, fibrinolytic activity, or carbohydrate metabolism in the phase III SMART-1 trial, Dr.
Soybeans contain a compound daidzein that certain bacteria living within the digestive tract of some individuals can metabolize, or convert, into Natural S-equol [7-hydroxy-3-(4'-hydroxyphenyl)-chroman], a compound thought to act as a selective estrogen receptor modulator (SERM).
Today, several medications are available for the prevention or treatment of osteoporosis, such as Evista (raloxifene), a selective estrogen receptor modulator, or SERM, which is protective against vertebral fractures.