Arimidex and Fluid retention - from FDA reports
Fluid retention is found among people who take Arimidex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Flonase, and have Breast cancer . We study 16,488 people who have side effects while taking Arimidex from FDA. Among them, 62 have Fluid retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Fluid retention and more.
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Arimidex has active ingredients of anastrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Arimidex 17,302 users)
Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 35,420 Fluid retention patients).
On Feb, 03, 2017
16,488 people reported to have side effects when taking Arimidex.
Among them, 62 people (0.38%) have Fluid Retention
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Arimidex when people have Fluid Retention *:
- < 1 month: 23.08 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15.38 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.69 %
- 1 - 2 years: 15.38 %
- 2 - 5 years: 23.08 %
- 5 - 10 years: 15.38 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Fluid Retention when taking Arimidex *:
- female: 96.72 %
- male: 3.28 %
Age of people who have Fluid Retention when taking Arimidex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 6.12 %
- 50-59: 24.49 %
- 60+: 69.39 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Breast Cancer (28 people, 45.16%)
- Metastases To Bone (8 people, 12.90%)
- Pain (7 people, 11.29%)
- Breast Cancer Female (7 people, 11.29%)
- High Blood Pressure (2 people, 3.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (10 people, 16.13%)
- Flonase (10 people, 16.13%)
- Nexium (9 people, 14.52%)
- Aromasin (9 people, 14.52%)
- Fosamax (8 people, 12.90%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (24 people, 38.71%)
- Joint Pain (23 people, 37.10%)
- Breathing Difficulty (19 people, 30.65%)
- Osteoarthritis (12 people, 19.35%)
- Hair Loss (12 people, 19.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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