Review: could Arimidex cause Mood swings?
Summary: 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 14,520 people who have side effects while taking Arimidex from FDA and social media. Among them, 218 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 14,961 Arimidex users)
Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, birth control, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 24,771 Mood swings patients)
On Mar, 12, 2015: 14,520 people reported to have side effects when taking Arimidex. Among them, 218 people (1.50%) have Mood Swings.
Time on Arimidex when people have Mood swings * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Mood swings||24.24%||39.39%||18.18%||9.09%||3.03%||6.06%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Mood swings when taking Arimidex * :
|Mood swings||0.47%||0.00%||0.00%||0.47%||13.95%||6.98%||28.84%||49.30% |
Severity of Mood swings when taking Arimidex ** :
How people recovered from Mood swings ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (125 people, 57.34%)
- Pain (29 people, 13.30%)
- Sleep apnoea syndrome (26 people, 11.93%)
- Metastases to bone (20 people, 9.17%)
- Breast cancer female (18 people, 8.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (43 people, 19.72%)
- Zantac (37 people, 16.97%)
- Tamoxifen citrate (34 people, 15.60%)
- Ativan (33 people, 15.14%)
- Oxycontin (33 people, 15.14%)
* 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:
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- A study of drug interactions between Omeprazole, Anastrozole, Zoloft for a 66-year old woman with Heartburn - Chronic, Breast Cancer In Situ, Depression. The patient has Nausea
- A study of drug interactions between Arimidex, Lasix for a 34-year old man with Fluid Retention. The patient has Back Pain
- A study of side effects of Vyvanse for a 47-year old woman with ADD. The patient has Mood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood)
- A study of side effects of Levothyroxine Sodium for a 28-year old woman with Hypothyroidism. The patient has Change In Appetite, Mood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood), Change In Mentrual Cycle, Headache (pain in head), Fatigue (feeling of tiredness), Anxiety
- A study of drug interactions between Trazodone Hydrochloride, Clonazepam, Gabapentin for a 26-year old man with Initial Insomnia, Anxiety And Stress, Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Heart Palpitations, Chest Pain, Confusion, Fear, Irritability, Mood Swings, Paranoia, Electric Shock
Recent Arimidex related drug comparison:
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