eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community

Personalized health information & community

  Tools   Community
All drugs: A 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
All conditions: A 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

Check symptoms       Ask question       Write review       Answered/ Unanswered       Reviews       WellConnected

Review: could Arimidex cause Libido decreased?





Summary: Libido decreased is found among people who take Arimidex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Demerol, and have Breast cancer.

We study 14,508 people who have side effects while taking Arimidex from FDA and social media. Among them, 29 have Libido decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Libido decreased and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Arimidex and have Libido decreased >>>

Arimidex

Arimidex has active ingredients of anastrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Arimidex 14,949 users)

Libido decreased

Libido decreased (loss of interest in sex) has been reported by people with depression, birth control, stress and anxiety, hair loss, high blood pressure.(latest reports from Libido decreased 6,207 patients)

On Nov, 28, 2014: 14,505 people reported to have side effects when taking Arimidex. Among them, 29 people (0.20%) have Libido Decreased.

Trend of Libido decreased in Arimidex reports

Time on Arimidex when people have Libido decreased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Libido decreased25.00%25.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Libido decreased when taking Arimidex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Libido decreased0.00%0.00%0.00%16.67%0.00%20.00%23.33%40.00%

Severity of Libido decreased when taking Arimidex ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Libido decreased ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer (15 people, 51.72%)
  2. Breast cancer female (5 people, 17.24%)
  3. Blood testosterone decreased (4 people, 13.79%)
  4. Back pain (4 people, 13.79%)
  5. Sleep disorder (4 people, 13.79%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Demerol (4 people, 13.79%)
  2. Lipitor (4 people, 13.79%)
  3. Valium (4 people, 13.79%)
  4. Calcium (4 people, 13.79%)
  5. Seroquel (4 people, 13.79%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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.

Do you have Libido Decreased while taking Arimidex?

You are not alone! Join a mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Arimidex and have Libido Decreased
- support group for people who take Arimidex
- support group for people who have Libido Decreased

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause:

Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

More questions for: Arimidex, Libido decreased

You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):

  • Depo provera overdose
    Dr acidentially gave me something like 9 times the normal dose of depo provera. My life has been miserable! I have fought excessive weight gain, infertility, severe cellulite, and acne for 20 years.
    Reply
  • 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.
    Reply
  • Libido decreased with erectile dysfunction by using olmesartan 20 mg. daily
    Libido decreased with erectile dysfunction by using Olmesartan 20 mg. daily.

    Other related / associated conditions : anxiety and work stress
    Reply

More reviews for: Arimidex, Libido decreased

Comments from related drug studies (Check your drugs):

  • Still getting Herceptin after 7 months. Will be finished in March 2015. Began taking the Anastrozole in June of 2014 and will be taking this medication for five years. Two weeks ago started waking up in the middle of the night with numbness and tingling sensation in hands and fingers. It is uncom ...
    Reply
  • I have a slight soreness only in the breast where the lump was removed and especially around where the lump was removed. Sometimes a slight soreness in to lymph area. My surgery was in Sept. 2013 and radiation ended March 5, 2014 and that is when I started Anastrozole. The soreness began about 2- ...
    Reply
  • After I talked to my friend for 3 hours on the phone, I lost my voice and had a sore throat. I usually recover from throat irritation quickly. But this time I have been having a throat irritation for more than 1 month.
    Reply
  • I has an undiagnosed pain syndrome for 6 years. Developed breast cancer and received treatment including Arimidrex. Now with debilitating fatigue and need to keep legs up in chair 23/7. Not able to do simple personal tasks. It's been 5 years since cancer treatment!
    Reply
  • have consistently low WBC since having finished chemotherapy treatment and started taking arimidex. Have taken arimidex for four and one half years with six months to go. Can this contribute to my below normal WBC and will it continue so until I am off the drug?
    Reply

More related studies for: Arimidex, Libido decreased

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.