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Review: could Faslodex cause Nerve pain (Neuralgia)?





Summary: Nerve pain is found among people who take Faslodex, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer.

We study 2,985 people who have side effects while taking Faslodex from FDA and social media. Among them, 87 have Nerve pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Nerve pain and more.

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Faslodex

Faslodex has active ingredients of fulvestrant. It is often used in breast cancer metastatic. (latest outcomes from Faslodex 3,015 users)

Nerve pain

Nerve pain (pain in one or more nerves) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, neuralgia, osteoporosis, pain, depression.(latest reports from Nerve pain 16,929 patients)

On Nov, 28, 2014: 2,985 people reported to have side effects when taking Faslodex. Among them, 87 people (2.91%) have Nerve Pain.

Trend of Nerve pain in Faslodex reports

Time on Faslodex when people have Nerve pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Nerve pain0.00%3.23%3.23%93.55%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Nerve pain when taking Faslodex * :

FemaleMale
Nerve pain100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Nerve pain when taking Faslodex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Nerve pain0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%9.41%70.59%20.00%

Severity of Nerve pain when taking Faslodex ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Nerve pain0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Nerve pain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Nerve pain0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer (45 people, 51.72%)
  2. Hypercalcaemia (28 people, 32.18%)
  3. Breast cancer metastatic (27 people, 31.03%)
  4. Metastases to bone (13 people, 14.94%)
  5. Fungal infection (10 people, 11.49%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (80 people, 91.95%)
  2. Protonix (63 people, 72.41%)
  3. Omeprazole (59 people, 67.82%)
  4. Xanax (57 people, 65.52%)
  5. Lyrica (57 people, 65.52%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 78 year old woman who has Breast Cancer Metastatic, and takes Faslodex)
    Our Insurance quit paying for Faslodex, Is there an alternate to Faslodex that are affordable for a retired person.

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    (Asked by a 52 year old woman who has Nerve Pain, Parasthesia, and takes Gabapentin)
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  • People with statin drug damage
    (Asked by a 59 year old man who has Nerve Pain, Fatigue - Chronic, Muscle Pain, and takes Simvastatin, Pravastatin Sodium, Crestor)
    Have been on disability for 18 months. Can not walk to car without being fatigued. Have lots of nerve pain. On a lot of Pain meds an they don't always work. I was told this one won't do that an this one won't do that. The one that put me over the edge was Zetia. My doctor's don't know what to do o ...

  • How effective in thc in the treatment of post-herpetic neuralgia
    (Asked by a 66 year old man who has Postherpetic Neuralgia, and takes Zarontin, Ansaid)
    bout of Shingles involving the left T6 dermatome with associated rash when I was a resident in medicine some 40 years ago. Received the Zostavax injection 2 years ago. Have had a bout of post-herpetic neuralgia c/o a rash approximately one year ago that required ANSAIDS, Zarontin and narcotic analge ...

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