Review: could Evista cause Arthritis - osteoarthritis (Osteoarthritis)?
Summary: Arthritis - osteoarthritis is found among people who take Evista, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 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, 281 have Arthritis - osteoarthritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Arthritis - osteoarthritis 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)
Arthritis - osteoarthritis
Arthritis - osteoarthritis (joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 33,286 Arthritis - osteoarthritis patients)
On May, 4, 2015: 17,975 people reported to have side effects when taking Evista. Among them, 281 people (1.56%) have Arthritis - Osteoarthritis.
Time on Evista when people have Arthritis - osteoarthritis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Arthritis - osteoarthritis||10.61%||3.03%||0.00%||9.09%||31.82%||39.39%||6.06% |
Age of people who have Arthritis - osteoarthritis when taking Evista * :
|Arthritis - osteoarthritis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.35%||38.16%||61.48% |
Severity of Arthritis - osteoarthritis when taking Evista ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Arthritis - osteoarthritis||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Arthritis - osteoarthritis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Arthritis - osteoarthritis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (210 people, 74.73%)
- Osteopenia (58 people, 20.64%)
- Breast cancer (35 people, 12.46%)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (28 people, 9.96%)
- Hypercalcaemia (20 people, 7.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fosamax (152 people, 54.09%)
- Zometa (102 people, 36.30%)
- Prilosec (92 people, 32.74%)
- Nexium (81 people, 28.83%)
- Aredia (72 people, 25.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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