Review: could Femara cause Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine (Dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB))?
Summary: Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine is found among people who take Femara, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aredia, and have Metastases to bone.
We study 8,430 people who have side effects while taking Femara from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine. Find out below who they are, when they have Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine and more.
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Femara has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 8,677 Femara users)
Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine
Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine has been reported by people with birth control, multiple sclerosis, osteopenia, menstruation irregular, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 1,250 Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine patients)
On Jan, 21, 2015: 8,430 people reported to have side effects when taking Femara. Among them, 11 people (0.13%) have Bleeding - Dysfunctional Uterine.
Time on Femara when people have Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine when taking Femara * :
|Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||11.11%||55.56% |
Severity of Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine when taking Femara ** :
How people recovered from Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (9 people, 81.82%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (3 people, 27.27%)
- Breast cancer (1 people, 9.09%)
- Pain (1 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aredia (10 people, 90.91%)
- Faslodex (10 people, 90.91%)
- Xeloda (9 people, 81.82%)
- Zometa (9 people, 81.82%)
- Phenergan (9 people, 81.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Plantar fasciitis and femara
HELP!!! I have been on femara for 12 months, and at about 4 months I started getting plantar fasciitis. I now have plantar fasciitis in both feet and it is so painful that I am contemplating using a wheel chair. I cry daily from the pain, and sometimes wish I would just die. I was taking ibuprofen to help, but my onc had me stop due to liver issues. Is there anyone out there that can give me any advice or suggestions? I truly wish that I had just left the cancer alone, as my quality of life is so poor now that I see very little value in it.
- Does femara affect crp results?
Does femara affect the results of the C Reactive Protein test? I have been on it for two years and have side effects of joint pain and hot flashes with nausea.
- I have severe bone pain and am taking femara. even when i am not on the drug, the bone pain does not go away. is it possible that the femara is triggering internal herpes outbreaks causing this pain?
For the past eight months, I have been experiencing severe bone pain, not joint pain, but bone pain that causes me to feel the marrow in my bones is smoldering. I have tremendous amounts of fatigue in addition to genital herpes. I am only taking Femara, Vitamin D and Calcium per the Oncologist orders. I have had a bone scan for cancer a few months ago and my primary care MD told me bone cancer would not cause this type of overall pain.
I have gone off the Femara for a few weeks at time to see if the pain would subside. It does not. Recently, I began to think that since my herpes outbreaks are triggered by certain foods, especially nuts, maybe an ingredient in the Femara is triggering the more systemic Herpes outbreak. I have never been a person to have headaches, only when I have herpes outbreaks, and now I have severe and frequent headaches. Could there be a connection?
I have read that Femara can cause bone pain on its own, but this is so over the top from the blogs I have read, something else must be going on. Thanks to anyone who has any information regarding people who have had Herpes outbreaks for years and now are taking Femara.
I have taken other hormone inhibitors with many side effects for previous breast cancer, which is why my Oncologist chose Femara this time around. Mary
- Does anyone else have my weight gain problem?
I have been taking Femara for 3 years, and constantly gain weight. I watch my diet, go to the gym 3 times a week, cycle whenever the weather allows. I´ve just came off a 4 weeks strikt diet and have lost nothing. I didn´t want to get on the scale, as I could feel on my clothes that nothing has changed. I´m desperate, but don´t want to come off the medivation.
Anyone out there with the same problem? Any hints on what I can do?
Thank you, Eileen
- Does hair loss reverse after taking femara (1 answer)
After chemo my thick straight hair grew in curly then gradually went straight. After about 2 1/2 years on Femara I am noticing my hair is thinning. Does anyone know if your hair eventually gets back to it's original fullness after stopping femara?
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