Review: could Arimidex cause Fluid retention?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 3, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 14,462 people who take Arimidex. Among them, 53 have Fluid retention. See who they are, when they have Fluid retention and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Arimidex (latest outcomes from 14,915 users) has active ingredients of anastrozole. It is often used in breast cancer, breast cancer female. Commonly reported side effects of Arimidex include joint pain, pain exacerbated, pain, fatigue, hot flush.
Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) (latest reports from 86,555 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, multiple sclerosis.
On Mar, 3, 2014: 14,462 people reported to have side effects when taking Arimidex. Among them, 53 people (0.37%) have Fluid Retention.
Time on Arimidex when people have Fluid retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Fluid retention||12.50%||37.50%||0.00%||12.50%||12.50%||25.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Fluid retention when taking Arimidex * :
|Fluid retention||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.64%||29.79%||59.57% |
Severity of Fluid retention when taking Arimidex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Fluid retention||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
How people recovered from Fluid retention ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (24 people, 45.28%)
- Metastases to bone (8 people, 15.09%)
- Pain (7 people, 13.21%)
- Breast cancer female (5 people, 9.43%)
- Cardiac disorder (3 people, 5.66%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Flonase (11 people, 20.75%)
- Zometa (10 people, 18.87%)
- Coumadin (9 people, 16.98%)
- Nexium (9 people, 16.98%)
- Tamoxifen citrate (9 people, 16.98%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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