Review: could Calcium cause Hot flashes (Hot Flush)?
Summary: Hot flashes is found among people who take Calcium, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Arimidex, and have Breast cancer. We study 13,123 people who have side effects while taking Calcium from FDA and social media. Among them, 95 have Hot flashes. Find out below who they are, when they have Hot flashes and more.
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Calcium has active ingredients of calcium. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from 14,048 Calcium users)
Hot Flashes (sudden feelings of heat) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, breast cancer, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,027 Hot Flashes patients)
On May, 5, 2015: 13,123 people reported to have side effects when taking Calcium. Among them, 95 people (0.72%) have Hot Flashes.
Time on Calcium when people have Hot flashes * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hot flashes||77.78%||0.00%||0.00%||11.11%||0.00%||0.00%||11.11% |
Age of people who have Hot flashes when taking Calcium * :
|Hot flashes||0.00%||0.00%||2.53%||0.00%||1.27%||10.13%||40.51%||45.57% |
Severity of Hot flashes when taking Calcium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hot flashes||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hot flashes ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hot flashes||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (24 people, 25.26%)
- Osteoporosis (11 people, 11.58%)
- Depression (11 people, 11.58%)
- Pain (10 people, 10.53%)
- Hypertension (9 people, 9.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Arimidex (30 people, 31.58%)
- Vitamin d (20 people, 21.05%)
- Aspirin (15 people, 15.79%)
- Vitamin e (15 people, 15.79%)
- Fish oil (14 people, 14.74%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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