Review: could Evista cause Amnesia (Memory loss)?
Summary: Amnesia is found among people who take Evista, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Fosamax, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 17,975 people who have side effects while taking Evista from FDA and social media. Among them, 216 have Amnesia. Find out below who they are, when they have Amnesia and more.
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Evista has active ingredients of raloxifene hydrochloride. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from 18,178 Evista users)
Amnesia (deficit in memory caused by brain damage, disease, or psychological trauma) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 68,258 Amnesia patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 17,975 people reported to have side effects when taking Evista. Among them, 243 people (1.35%) have Amnesia.
Time on Evista when people have Amnesia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Amnesia when taking Evista * :
Severity of Amnesia when taking Evista ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Amnesia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (77 people, 31.69%)
- Depression (27 people, 11.11%)
- Osteopenia (25 people, 10.29%)
- Breast cancer (23 people, 9.47%)
- Hypercalcaemia (20 people, 8.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fosamax (69 people, 28.40%)
- Ambien (46 people, 18.93%)
- Nexium (44 people, 18.11%)
- Forteo (40 people, 16.46%)
- Zoloft (40 people, 16.46%)
* 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:
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- A study of side effects of Xarelto for a 89-year old man with Atrial Fibrillation. The patient has Short-term Memory Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Nuvaring, Tramadol for a 36-year old woman with Birth Control, Pain. The patient has Weight Gain, Fatigue, Forgetfulness
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Vitamin B, Paracetamol, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 95-year old woman with Osteoporosis, Lack Of Energy, Pain, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Memory Loss, Confusion
- A study of drug interactions between Fentanyl-25, Percocet, Klonopin, Depakote Er, Vimpat for a 52-year old woman with Pain, Epilepsy. The patient has Memory Loss
- A study of side effects of Cymbalta for a 64-year old woman with Depression. The patient has Memory Impairment
Recent Evista related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Evista, Prednisone, Atacand for a 80-year old woman who has Osteoporosis Postmenopausal
- Comparions of Evista, Requip for a 71-year old woman who has Restless Leg Syndrome
- Comparions of Evista, Fosamax for a 71-year old woman who has Osteosclerosis
- Comparions of Midodrine Hydrochloride, Evista, Citalopram Hydrobromide, Donepezil, Namenda for a 80-year old woman who has Dementia Alzheimer's Type
- Comparions of Aromasin, Tamoxifen Citrate, Evista, Femara, Arimidex for a 61-year old woman who has Breast Cancer Female
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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