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Review: could Arimidex cause Ms (Multiple sclerosis)?

Summary: Ms is reported only by a few people who take Arimidex.

We study 14,520 people who have side effects while taking Arimidex from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Ms. Find out below who they are, when they have Ms and more.

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Arimidex

Arimidex has active ingredients of anastrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 14,959 Arimidex users)

Ms

Ms (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 222,627 Ms patients)

On Feb, 10, 2015: 14,516 people reported to have side effects when taking Arimidex. Among them, 4 people (0.03%) have Ms.

Trend of Ms in Arimidex reports

Time on Arimidex when people have Ms * :

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Age of people who have Ms when taking Arimidex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ms0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%75.00%25.00%

Severity of Ms when taking Arimidex ** :

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How people recovered from Ms ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple sclerosis (3 people, 75.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Betaseron (2 people, 50.00%)
  2. Aspirin (2 people, 50.00%)
  3. Neurontin (2 people, 50.00%)
  4. Paxil (2 people, 50.00%)
  5. Lipitor (2 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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