Arimidex and Mood swings - from FDA reports
Mood swings is found among people who take Arimidex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer . We study 16,488 people who have side effects while taking Arimidex from FDA. Among them, 238 have Mood swings. Find out below who they are, when they have Mood swings and more.
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Arimidex has active ingredients of anastrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Arimidex 17,302 users)
Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood) has been reported by people with depression, birth control, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 39,398 Mood swings patients).
On Jan, 28, 2017
16,488 people reported to have side effects when taking Arimidex.
Among them, 238 people (1.44%) have Mood Swings
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Arimidex when people have Mood Swings *:
- < 1 month: 13.89 %
- 1 - 6 months: 41.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 22.22 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.78 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.33 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Mood Swings when taking Arimidex *:
- female: 97.46 %
- male: 2.54 %
Age of people who have Mood Swings when taking Arimidex *:
- 0-1: 0.51 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.51 %
- 20-29: 0.51 %
- 30-39: 6.63 %
- 40-49: 8.67 %
- 50-59: 25.0 %
- 60+: 58.16 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Breast Cancer (128 people, 53.78%)
- Breast Cancer Female (20 people, 8.40%)
- Metastases To Bone (19 people, 7.98%)
- High Blood Pressure (16 people, 6.72%)
- Sleep Apnoea Syndrome (14 people, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (31 people, 13.03%)
- Zantac (28 people, 11.76%)
- Synthroid (23 people, 9.66%)
- Oxycontin (23 people, 9.66%)
- Tamoxifen Citrate (22 people, 9.24%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (115 people, 48.32%)
- Hot Flush (110 people, 46.22%)
- Joint Pain (104 people, 43.70%)
- Fatigue (67 people, 28.15%)
- Headache (60 people, 25.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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