Review: could Arimidex cause Headaches (Headache)?
Summary: Headaches is found among people who take Arimidex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer.
We study 14,520 people who have side effects while taking Arimidex from FDA and social media. Among them, 673 have Headaches. Find out below who they are, when they have Headaches and more.
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Arimidex has active ingredients of anastrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 14,961 Arimidex users)
Headaches (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 168,914 Headaches patients)
On Mar, 25, 2015: 14,520 people reported to have side effects when taking Arimidex. Among them, 673 people (4.63%) have Headaches.
Time on Arimidex when people have Headaches * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Headaches when taking Arimidex * :
Severity of Headaches when taking Arimidex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headaches ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (302 people, 44.87%)
- Metastases to bone (98 people, 14.56%)
- Breast cancer female (51 people, 7.58%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (46 people, 6.84%)
- Pain (34 people, 5.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (224 people, 33.28%)
- Aredia (136 people, 20.21%)
- Aspirin (132 people, 19.61%)
- Tamoxifen citrate (125 people, 18.57%)
- Taxotere (124 people, 18.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Arimidex for a 73-year old woman with Beast Cancer.
- A study of drug interactions between Flonase, Biotin for a 25-year old woman with Allergy, Healthy Hair And Nails, As Well As Energy Production,. The patient has Constipation, Blurred Vision, Fatigue, Irritability, Missed Periods, Cramps - Leg, Headache
- A study of side effects of Warfarin Sodium for a 55-year old woman with Blood Clots. The patient has Eye Pain, Iron Deficiency Anaemia, Headache
- A study of side effects of Zoloft for a 11-year old boy with Anxiety. The patient has Headache
- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Bupropion Hydrochloride, Vytorin, Spiriva, Imdur for a 66-year old woman with Low Thyroid, Depression, Cholesterol, Copd, Angina. The patient has Ringing In The Ears, Headache
Recent Arimidex related drug comparison:
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