Review: could Calcium cause Hot flashes (Hot Flush)?
Summary: Hot flashes is found among people who take Calcium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Arimidex, and have Breast cancer.
We study 13,111 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 osteopenia. (latest outcomes from 14,035 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 18,009 Hot flashes patients)
On Mar, 2, 2015: 13,101 people reported to have side effects when taking Calcium. Among them, 95 people (0.73%) 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Calcium, Lialda for a 63-year old woman with Osteopenia, Ulcerative Colitis. The patient has Heart Rate
- A study of drug interactions between Atorvastatin Calcium, Zoloft, Atenolol, Lisinopril for a 54-year old man with Total Cholesterol, Depression, Beating Heart Surgery, Hbp. The patient has Hot Flush
- A study of drug interactions between Calcium, Potassium Chloride, Omeprazole, Losartan, Ultram, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Lyrica, Neurontin, Humalog, Metformin, Bydureon, Chantix for a 39-year old woman with Diffenceincy, Supplement, Gerd, Hypertension, Pain, Neuropathy, Diabetes, Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent, Quit Smoking. The patient has Drug Screen False Positive
- A study of drug interactions between Naproxen, Lortab for a 56-year old woman with Pain - Shoulder. The patient has Hot Flashes
- A study of side effects of Tramadol for a 51-year old woman with Hepatitis B Surface Antigen Positive. The patient has Hot Flashes (sudden feelings of heat)
Recent Calcium related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Allopurinol, Potassium Chloride, Calcium Carbonate for a 88-year old woman who has Hypokalemia
- Comparions of Centrum, Calcium Lactate, Amlodipine Besylate for a 38-year old man who has Hypertension
- Comparions of Methotrexate, Calcium, Folic Acid, Prednisone, Omeprazole for a 20-year old woman who has Miriam
- Comparions of Calcium, Magnesium Oxide, Imdur, Amlodipine Besylate for a 65-year old woman who has Vasospasm
- Comparions of Vitamin D, Sulfasalazine, Calcium, Levothyroxine Sodium, Tysabri for a 43-year old woman who has Multiple Sclerosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis
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