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 . We study 10,408 people who have side effects while taking Femara from FDA. Among them, 192 have Blood glucose increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood glucose increased and more.
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Femara has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Femara 10,861 users)
Blood Glucose Increased
Blood glucose increased has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, type 1 diabetes (latest reports from 108,460 Blood glucose increased patients).
On Feb, 10, 2017
10,408 people reported to have side effects when taking Femara.
Among them, 192 people (1.84%) have Blood Glucose Increased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Femara when people have Blood Glucose Increased *:
- < 1 month: 4.35 %
- 1 - 6 months: 52.17 %
- 6 - 12 months: 26.09 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.35 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.7 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.35 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Blood Glucose Increased when taking Femara *:
- female: 98.39 %
- male: 1.61 %
Age of people who have Blood Glucose Increased when taking Femara *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.64 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.64 %
- 40-49: 12.18 %
- 50-59: 28.21 %
- 60+: 58.33 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Breast Cancer (85 people, 44.27%)
- Metastases To Bone (43 people, 22.40%)
- Depression (28 people, 14.58%)
- Pain (20 people, 10.42%)
- Muscle Spasms (16 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (101 people, 52.60%)
- Aredia (83 people, 43.23%)
- Lasix (50 people, 26.04%)
- Taxotere (43 people, 22.40%)
- Xeloda (41 people, 21.35%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (102 people, 53.12%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (98 people, 51.04%)
- Stress And Anxiety (95 people, 49.48%)
- Fatigue (71 people, 36.98%)
- Breathing Difficulty (68 people, 35.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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