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Review: could Arimidex cause Gynecomastia?

Summary: there is no Gynecomastia reported by people who take Arimidex yet.

We study 14,516 people who have side effects while taking Arimidex from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Gynecomastia and more.

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Arimidex

Arimidex has active ingredients of anastrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 14,957 Arimidex users)

Gynecomastia

Gynecomastia (enlargement of the gland tissue of the male breast) has been reported by people with depression, high blood cholesterol, enlarged prostate, high blood pressure, acne. (latest reports from 68 Gynecomastia patients)

On Jan, 4, 2015: No report is found

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  • Anastrozole pain too much for comfort
    I have been taking the generic form of Aridimex for 1-1/2 years. My short term memory is extremely bad now. I have horrible knee arthritic pain in both knees, so bad sometimes I can hardly climb the stairs of my home. I have trouble sleeping at night due to this pain. I am much more short-tempered than I ever was before starting this medication. I have also lost a great deal of my hair (like male baldness in front). I feel like I have aged 10 years in the past year and a half. Too afraid of a recurrence of breast cancer to stop taking it and most other hormone blocking drugs have similar side effects.
  • Silodosin and gynecomastia
    By accident, I forgot to take my Rapaflo for over ten days. My breast itching, associated with doctor-diagnosed gynecomastia, went away dramatically.
    I stopped taking it as if this day.
  • Debilitating side effects of anastrozole
    Initial 2 months on anastrozole I felt fine. After the 3rd month, I became depressed. I awakened with

    trigger thumb requiring 2 cortisone shots to regain use of my hand! I also experienced burning pain in right shoulder, right bicep, right forearm, right wrist & spasms in right hand, intermittently. I had intense pressure in my right groin extending to my right knee along my varicose vein causing it to dilate. I could not walk for more than ten minutes and even standing was difficult. Anastrozole was d/c'd and am now on exemestane. Symptoms persist but to a much lesser degree. Appointments with a physical therapist for the groin problem are alleviating the pressure.
  • Possible link between taking benicar hct and developing gynecomastia
    I started taking Benicar HCT several years ago for my hypertension. Shortly after starting on the Benicar HCT, I developed gynecomastia in one breast and then the other. My doctor did not think the two events were related. So, I kept taking the Benicar HCT for several years and my Gynecomastia problem persisted the whole time. This is an embarrassing and painful condition. I recently dropped the Benicar HCT and substituted losartan HCT. Within a month the size of my breasts has decreased dramatically and the painful nodules behind my nipples have almost completely disappeared. The fact that the condition started with taking Benicar HCT and ended with the cessation of the drug makes me believe that in my case Benicar HCT was the cause.

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  • Have gnawing pain under breastbone in middle of chestafter eating and slight burning sensation.

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  • I am suspecting some interaction. having problems

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    itull on Oct, 2, 2014:

    need some info. my individual specialists have no idea of any possible interaction.

    Reply

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