A study for a 75 year old woman who takes Letrozole - from FDA reports


Summary

2,916 females aged 75 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 75 year old female patient who has Breast Cancer. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 12, 2017

2,916 females aged 75 (±5) who take Letrozole are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Letrozole for a 75-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 75
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Breast Cancer
  • Drugs taken:
    • Letrozole (letrozole)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Night Sweats: 8 (0.27% of females aged 75 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Hallucination: 1 (0.03% of females aged 75 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Insomnia: 30 (1.03% of females aged 75 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • rashes
  • itching
  • dizziness
  • joint pain
  • headache
  • nausea
  • thrombocytopenia
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • fatigue
  • bone pain
1 - 6 months:
  • weakness
  • breathing difficulty
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • joint pain
  • dizziness
  • cognitive disorder
  • anaemia
  • neoplasm malignant
  • bone pain
6 - 12 months:
  • aseptic necrosis
  • joint pain
  • disease progression
  • cough
  • abdominal pain
  • high blood cholesterol
  • memory loss
  • pneumonia
  • weakness
  • fatigue
1 - 2 years:
  • joint pain
  • muscle aches
  • tongue neoplasm malignant stage unspecified
  • breathing difficulty
  • itching
  • fatigue
  • bone pain
  • high blood pressure
  • hair loss
  • aortic valve incompetence
2 - 5 years:
  • high blood pressure
  • aseptic necrosis
  • weakness
  • malignant neoplasm progression
  • joint pain
  • metastases to bone
  • pneumonia
  • deep venous thrombosis
  • idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura
  • pain
5 - 10 years:
  • chronic lymphocytic leukaemia
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • malaise
  • nasopharyngitis
  • dizziness
  • neoplasm malignant
  • nausea
  • fall
  • cardiac disorder
  • breast pain
10+ years:
  • brain stem infarction
  • ovarian disorder
  • high blood cholesterol
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • glucose tolerance impaired
  • acute kidney failure
not specified:
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • nausea
  • diarrhea
  • dizziness
  • breathing difficulty
  • joint pain
  • fall
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • nausea and vomiting

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (231 people, 7.92%)
  • Metastases To Bone (178 people, 6.10%)
  • Pain (125 people, 4.29%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (124 people, 4.25%)
  • Osteoporosis (122 people, 4.18%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ibrance (565 people, 19.38%)
  • Zometa (363 people, 12.45%)
  • Aspirin (144 people, 4.94%)
  • Faslodex (138 people, 4.73%)
  • Lipitor (135 people, 4.63%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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