Breast cancer is found among people who take Arava, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 18,525 people who have side effects while taking Arava from FDA and social media. Among them, 87 have Breast cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Breast cancer and more.
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Arava has active ingredients of leflunomide. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Arava 18,590 users)
Breast cancer has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, rashes, diarrhea, joint pain (latest reports from 85,598 Breast cancer patients).
On Aug, 25, 2016
18,525 people reported to have side effects when taking Arava.
Among them, 87 people (0.47%) have Breast Cancer
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** Reports from social media are used.
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