A study for a 70 year old woman who takes Arimidex - from FDA reports


Summary

5,221 females aged 70 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 70 year old female patient who has Breast Cancer Female. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Oct, 12, 2017

5,221 females aged 70 (±5) who take Arimidex are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Arimidex for a 70-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 70
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Breast Cancer Female
  • Drugs taken:
    • Arimidex (anastrozole)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Loss Of Balance: 175 (3.35% of females aged 70 (±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:
  • joint pain
  • insomnia
  • pain in extremity
  • weakness
  • hot flush
  • muscle aches
  • paraesthesia
  • paraesthesia oral
  • headache
  • haemorrhage
1 - 6 months:
  • weakness
  • joint pain
  • fatigue
  • depression
  • breathing difficulty
  • muscle aches
  • nausea
  • hot flush
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
  • pain in extremity
6 - 12 months:
  • joint pain
  • muscle aches
  • weakness
  • pain in extremity
  • insomnia
  • aseptic necrosis
  • hot flush
  • gait disturbance
  • burning sensation
  • musculoskeletal stiffness
1 - 2 years:
  • joint pain
  • weakness
  • aseptic necrosis
  • paraesthesia
  • pain in extremity
  • hair loss
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • musculoskeletal stiffness
  • muscle aches
  • hot flush
2 - 5 years:
  • joint pain
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • high blood pressure
  • weakness
  • pain in extremity
  • weight decreased
  • nausea
  • hot flush
  • rashes
5 - 10 years:
  • joint pain
  • hot flush
  • weakness
  • fatigue
  • hair loss
  • osteoporosis
  • vaginal tumors
  • pain
  • weight increased
  • rashes
10+ years:
  • impaired healing
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • surgery
  • recurrent cancer
  • disease progression
  • arterial thrombosis
  • exposed bone in jaw
not specified:
  • joint pain
  • fatigue
  • pain in extremity
  • pain
  • nausea
  • weakness
  • hot flush
  • diarrhea
  • back pain
  • headache

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (397 people, 7.60%)
  • Metastases To Bone (272 people, 5.21%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (204 people, 3.91%)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (190 people, 3.64%)
  • Osteoporosis (171 people, 3.28%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (403 people, 7.72%)
  • Aspirin (313 people, 6.00%)
  • Synthroid (296 people, 5.67%)
  • Lipitor (267 people, 5.11%)
  • Nolvadex (257 people, 4.92%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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