Review: could Aromasin cause Short-term Memory Loss?


Short-term memory loss is found among people who take Aromasin, 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 5,542 people who have side effects while taking Aromasin from FDA and social media. Among them, 168 have Short-term memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Short-term memory loss and more.

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Short-term Memory Loss

Short-term memory loss has been reported by people with weakness, confusional state, diarrhea, drowsiness, insomnia (latest reports from 76,274 Short-term memory loss patients).

On Aug, 29, 2016

5,542 people reported to have side effects when taking Aromasin.
Among them, 168 people (3.03%) have Short-term Memory Loss

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Aromasin cause Short-term memory loss?

Time on Aromasin when people have Short-term Memory Loss *:

  • < 1 month: 7.14 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 57.14 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 21.43 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.14 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.14 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Short-term Memory Loss when taking Aromasin *:

  • female: 89.09 %
  • male: 10.91 %

Age of people who have Short-term Memory Loss when taking Aromasin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.68 %
  • 10-19: 1.36 %
  • 20-29: 0.68 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 14.29 %
  • 50-59: 31.29 %
  • 60+: 51.7 %

Severity if Short-term Memory Loss when taking Aromasin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Short-term Memory Loss **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Breast Cancer (77 people)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (42 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (31 people)
  • Hypercalcaemia (21 people)
  • Pain (18 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (115 people)
  • Aredia (76 people)
  • Femara (67 people)
  • Faslodex (59 people)
  • Xanax (58 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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