Femara and Blood glucose increased - from FDA reports
Blood glucose increased is found among people who take Femara, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer. This review analyzes which people have Blood glucose increased with Femara. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 10,925 people who have side effects when taking Femara from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 16, 2017
10,925 people reported to have side effects when taking Femara.
Among them, 197 people (1.8%) have Blood Glucose Increased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Femara when people have Blood Glucose Increased *:
- < 1 month: 4.17 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 25.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.17 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.17 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Blood Glucose Increased when taking Femara *:
- female: 98.42 %
- male: 1.58 %
Age of people who have Blood Glucose Increased when taking Femara *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.63 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.63 %
- 40-49: 11.95 %
- 50-59: 28.3 %
- 60+: 58.49 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Breast Cancer (86 people, 43.65%)
- Metastases To Bone (43 people, 21.83%)
- Depression (28 people, 14.21%)
- Pain (21 people, 10.66%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (18 people, 9.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (102 people, 51.78%)
- Aredia (83 people, 42.13%)
- Lasix (51 people, 25.89%)
- Taxotere (43 people, 21.83%)
- Xeloda (42 people, 21.32%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (102 people, 51.78%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (98 people, 49.75%)
- Stress And Anxiety (96 people, 48.73%)
- Fatigue (73 people, 37.06%)
- Breathing Difficulty (69 people, 35.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Blood glucose increased when taking Femara?
Femara has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Femara 11,391 users)
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