Arimidex and Headaches - from FDA reports
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 Metastases to bone. This review analyzes which people have Headaches with Arimidex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 17,073 people who have side effects when taking Arimidex from FDA , and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Aug, 16, 2017
17,073 people reported to have side effects when taking Arimidex.
Among them, 818 people (4.79%) have Headaches
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Arimidex when people have Headaches *:
- < 1 month: 17.48 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20.28 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.89 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.9 %
- 2 - 5 years: 30.77 %
- 5 - 10 years: 14.69 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Arimidex *:
- female: 95.62 %
- male: 4.38 %
Age of people who have Headaches when taking Arimidex *:
- 0-1: 0.29 %
- 2-9: 0.15 %
- 10-19: 0.59 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 3.68 %
- 40-49: 10.44 %
- 50-59: 28.53 %
- 60+: 56.32 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Metastases To Bone (121 people, 14.79%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (60 people, 7.33%)
- High Blood Pressure (49 people, 5.99%)
- Depression (44 people, 5.38%)
- Preventive Health Care (35 people, 4.28%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (243 people, 29.71%)
- Aredia (155 people, 18.95%)
- Taxotere (124 people, 15.16%)
- Xeloda (107 people, 13.08%)
- Tamoxifen Citrate (107 people, 13.08%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (341 people, 41.69%)
- Fatigue (306 people, 37.41%)
- Nausea (270 people, 33.01%)
- Pain (263 people, 32.15%)
- Back Pain (250 people, 30.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.
Do you have Headaches when taking Arimidex?
Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredientsHeadaches and drugs with ingredients of anastrozole.
Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMeHeadaches and Arimidex from FDA and eHealthMe reports
Arimidex has active ingredients of anastrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Arimidex 17,907 users)
Headaches has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 344,666 Headaches patients).
Browse all side effects of Arimidexa b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with HeadachesHeadaches
Could your condition cause HeadachesHeadaches
What would happen?
Can you answer these questions?
Hey everyone my name is Angela & I'm new to the group. I'm also new to Latuda. I'm in desperate need of answers/advice. I've been diagnosed with Bipolar I, PTSD, depression, & anxiety. I've been taking 900mg of Lithium & 45 total mg of Buspar since November 2016 with no problems. I was also on ...
I have often woken up with a feeling of slight compression in my head. Taking brewers yeast on a regular basis seems to prevent this feeling.... or am I kidding myself? Any suggestions as to what is happening?
Several years ago in 2013 I was"diagnosed" with RA. I went through every medication including, humira, embral, to now IV fusions of remicade which has been almost a year. I am not feeling any better and body aches and joint pains getting worse. I started researching my symptoms and lyme kept ...
I had blood work done because I've been feeling sick to my stomach a lot lately. My pancreatic enzymes are elevated. I take low dose of generic topamax and Effexor daily. Has this ever happened to anyone??
You may be interested in these reviews
Hi I've been on cimzia for 1 year for the last 2 months been having terrible headaches. They make me feel sick and dizzy also on 25 methotrexate which I inject which I've been on for over 5 years .i have psoriatic arthritis
Hi there!! I am a 47yo male. I live in MA. I have barrets and of course GERD. I tried Gaviscon because heard so much about it. Then I wake up at 2am with this amazing piercing headache in my left temple. I also take omeprazole. I had to eat food to take ibuprofen for the headache. I can't lay ...
I used Durezol, got a fairly bad headache for a week, then it has dragged on for about 6 weeks as a mild, dull headache in the temporal area in the same spot. ( The right side of head is affected, same side I used eyedrops )..Was found to be negative for temporal arteritis. Anybody out there ...
I been on leflunomide for several years and have always had debilitating early morning headaches. I have multiple health issues including RA. I put the headaches down to my other illnesses because it was possible that it was them that were causing the headaches. But these have now be ...