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Review: could Aromasin cause Trigger finger?

Summary: Trigger finger could be caused by Aromasin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Zoladex, and have Breast cancer.

We study 4,778 people who have side effects while taking Aromasin from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Trigger finger. Find out below who they are, when they have Trigger finger and more.

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Aromasin

Aromasin (latest outcomes from 4,879 users) has active ingredients of exemestane. It is often used in breast cancer.

Trigger finger

Trigger finger (latest reports from 8,842 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, breast cancer, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 9, 2014: 4,764 people reported to have side effects when taking Aromasin. Among them, 11 people (0.23%) have Trigger Finger. They amount to 0.13% of all the 8,781 people who have Trigger Finger on eHealthMe.

Trend of Trigger finger in Aromasin reports

Time on Aromasin when people have Trigger finger * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Trigger finger0.00%40.00%40.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Trigger finger when taking Aromasin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Trigger finger0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%11.11%77.78%11.11%

Severity of Trigger finger when taking Aromasin ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Trigger finger ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer (5 people, 45.45%)
  2. Prophylaxis (4 people, 36.36%)
  3. Breast cancer recurrent (1 people, 9.09%)
  4. Breast cancer female (1 people, 9.09%)
  5. Depression (1 people, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zoladex (5 people, 45.45%)
  2. Exemestane (1 people, 9.09%)
  3. Arimidex (1 people, 9.09%)
  4. Wygesic (1 people, 9.09%)
  5. Ativan (1 people, 9.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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