Review: taking Arimidex and Milk thistle together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Arimidex and Milk thistle together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Arimidex and Milk thistle. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Arimidex

Arimidex has active ingredients of anastrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Arimidex 17,107 users)

Milk Thistle

Milk thistle has active ingredients of milk thistle. It is often used in liver disorder. (latest outcomes from Milk thistle 1,490 users)

On Sep, 19, 2016

9 people who take Arimidex, Milk Thistle are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Arimidex and Milk thistle drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Arimidex:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Milk Thistle:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Arimidex:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Milk Thistle:
  • female: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Arimidex:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Milk Thistle:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • bone pain
  • eye pain
  • fibrin abnormal
  • joint sprain
  • biopsy lung abnormal
1 - 2 years:
  • back pain - low
  • leg pain
2 - 5 years:
  • back pain - low
  • biopsy lung abnormal
  • bone pain
  • eye pain
  • fibrin abnormal
  • joint sprain
  • leg pain
not specified:
  • rash
  • asthenia
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • bone density abnormal
  • bone disorder
  • breath odour
  • chest discomfort
  • diarrhoea
  • dysgeusia
  • dyspepsia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • bone pain
  • breath odour
  • dysgeusia
  • rash
  • asthenia
  • back pain - low
  • biopsy lung abnormal
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • bone density abnormal
  • bone disorder
male:
  • chest discomfort
  • diarrhoea
  • pollakiuria

Most common drug interactions by age *:

50-59:
  • back pain - low
  • biopsy lung abnormal
  • bone disorder
  • bone pain
  • eye pain
  • fibrin abnormal
  • joint sprain
  • leg pain
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • pain in jaw
60+:
  • breath odour
  • chest discomfort
  • diarrhoea
  • dysgeusia
  • dyspepsia
  • insomnia
  • lip disorder
  • asthenia
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • bone density abnormal

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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