Review: could Anastrozole cause Tardive dyskinesia?
Summary: Tardive dyskinesia is reported only by a few people who take Anastrozole.
We study 1,720 people who have side effects while taking Anastrozole from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Tardive dyskinesia. Find out below who they are, when they have Tardive dyskinesia and more.
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Anastrozole has active ingredients of anastrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 1,795 Anastrozole users)
Tardive dyskinesia (a disorder that involves involuntary movements) has been reported by people with indigestion, abdominal distension, bipolar disorder, depression, gastrointestinal disorder. (latest reports from 23,256 Tardive dyskinesia patients)
On Jan, 27, 2015: 1,720 people reported to have side effects when taking Anastrozole. Among them, 3 people (0.17%) have Tardive Dyskinesia.
Time on Anastrozole when people have Tardive dyskinesia * :
Age of people who have Tardive dyskinesia when taking Anastrozole * :
|Tardive dyskinesia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Tardive dyskinesia when taking Anastrozole ** :
How people recovered from Tardive dyskinesia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypersensitivity (2 people, 66.67%)
- Depression (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zolpidem tartrate (3 people, 100.00%)
- Clarinex (3 people, 100.00%)
- Simvastatin (3 people, 100.00%)
- Omeprazole (3 people, 100.00%)
- Allegra-d 12 hour (3 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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