Review: could Aromasin cause Trigger finger?
Summary: Trigger finger is found among people who take Aromasin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zoladex, and have Breast cancer.
We study 4,784 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 has active ingredients of exemestane. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 4,888 Aromasin users)
Trigger finger has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, breast cancer, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 1,371 Trigger finger patients)
On Jan, 30, 2015: 4,784 people reported to have side effects when taking Aromasin. Among them, 11 people (0.23%) have Trigger Finger.
Time on Aromasin when people have Trigger finger * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Trigger finger||0.00%||40.00%||40.00%||0.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Trigger finger when taking Aromasin * :
|Trigger finger||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.11%||77.78%||11.11% |
Severity of Trigger finger when taking Aromasin ** :
How people recovered from Trigger finger ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (5 people, 45.45%)
- Prophylaxis (4 people, 36.36%)
- Breast cancer recurrent (1 people, 9.09%)
- Breast cancer female (1 people, 9.09%)
- Depression (1 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zoladex (5 people, 45.45%)
- Exemestane (1 people, 9.09%)
- Arimidex (1 people, 9.09%)
- Wygesic (1 people, 9.09%)
- Ativan (1 people, 9.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- What is causing my trigger fingers and thumbs
Trigger fingers and thumbs started in March 2014 and progressing. Worse on rest and a bit better when in use but very painful. Cholesterol is 5.6, weight is 47 kilos. In menopause for 4 years.
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