Review: Arimidex and Milk Thistle
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Arimidex and Milk Thistle. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Arimidex (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of anastrozole. It is often used in breast cancer.
Milk thistle (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of milk thistle. It is often used in liver function test abnormal.
On Oct, 15, 2013: 1 people who reported to have interactions when taking Arimidex, Milk Thistle is studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Arimidex (anastrozole)
- Milk Thistle (milk thistle)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Arimidex, Milk Thistle:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|1||Blood Cholesterol Increased||1|
|5||Urinary Tract Infection||1|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Arimidex, Milk Thistle:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer
- Liver disorder
- Electrolyte imbalance
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Calcium carbonate
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- By reneesuki: Ringing in the ears from taking arimidex or prozac?
(for a 72 year old woman who has Ringing In The Ears, and takes Arimidex, Prozac)
just started both of these drugs and not sure which one is causing ringing of the ears......from
(Number of patients like reneesuki: 1,767)
- By BPnoob2: Can milk thistle cause bell's palsy?
(for a 42 year old man who has Bell's Palsy, and takes Milk Thistle)
I took Milk Thistle for the first time the the night before and the next morning I woke up with Bell's Palsy on the right side of my face. First I started with eyes watery then gradually I realized that I couldn't control my face muscles on the right side of my face. I had no rash or major inflamma ...
(Number of patients like BPnoob2: 76)
- By Jasals: Better suggestion of treatment and overall thoughts on these supplements
(for a 58 year old woman who has Liver Fatty, High Density Lipoprotein, and takes Trimethyl Glycine, Dandelion, Milk Thistle, Acetylcysteine, Alpha - Lipoic Acid, MSM, L-Cysteine HCl, Choline Bitartrate, Inositol, Para - Aminobenzoic Acid (paba), Lutein, Niacin, Flaxseed Oil, Fish Oil, Chromium Picolinate, Probiotics, Multivitamin)
Taking OTC Supplements (listed individual ingredients ) instead of product names.
(Number of patients like Jasals: 2,106)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Arimidex (anastrozole) is often used to treat breast cancer. Milk Thistle (milk thistle) is often used to treat liver function test abnormal. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Arimidex is used in:
- Milk thistle is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Arimidex alternatives:
- Milk thistle alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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