Could Arimidex cause 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 Breast cancer . We study 16,488 people who have side effects while taking Arimidex from FDA. Among them, 798 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 Arimidex 17,298 users)
Headaches has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 306,113 Headaches patients).
On Dec, 26, 2016
16,488 people reported to have side effects when taking Arimidex.
Among them, 798 people (4.84%) have Headaches
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Arimidex when people have Headaches *:
- < 1 month: 16.2 %
- 1 - 6 months: 19.72 %
- 6 - 12 months: 12.68 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.63 %
- 2 - 5 years: 30.99 %
- 5 - 10 years: 14.79 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Arimidex *:
- female: 95.65 %
- male: 4.35 %
Age of people who have Headaches when taking Arimidex *:
- 0-1: 0.3 %
- 2-9: 0.15 %
- 10-19: 0.6 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 3.75 %
- 40-49: 10.49 %
- 50-59: 28.64 %
- 60+: 56.07 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Breast Cancer (337 people, 42.23%)
- Metastases To Bone (121 people, 15.16%)
- Breast Cancer Female (66 people, 8.27%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (58 people, 7.27%)
- High Blood Pressure (46 people, 5.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (242 people, 30.33%)
- Aredia (155 people, 19.42%)
- Taxotere (123 people, 15.41%)
- Xeloda (107 people, 13.41%)
- Tamoxifen Citrate (107 people, 13.41%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (334 people, 41.85%)
- Fatigue (299 people, 37.47%)
- Pain (261 people, 32.71%)
- Nausea (260 people, 32.58%)
- Back Pain (245 people, 30.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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