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Review: could Arimidex cause Shoulder pain?
We study 14,502 people who have side effects while taking Arimidex from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Shoulder pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Shoulder pain and more.
Arimidex (latest outcomes from 14,946 users) has active ingredients of anastrozole. It is often used in breast cancer.
Shoulder pain (latest reports from 10,799 patients) has been reported by people with arthritis, pain, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, osteoporosis.
On Sep, 21, 2014: 14,502 people reported to have side effects when taking Arimidex. Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Shoulder Pain.
Time on Arimidex when people have Shoulder pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Shoulder pain||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Shoulder pain when taking Arimidex * :
|Shoulder pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Severity of Shoulder pain when taking Arimidex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Shoulder pain||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Shoulder pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer stage i (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (1 people, 50.00%)
- Pepcid (1 people, 50.00%)
- Calan (1 people, 50.00%)
- Cozaar (1 people, 50.00%)
- Valtrex (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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