Review: could Femara cause Incontinence?
Summary: Incontinence is found among people who take Femara, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aredia, and have Breast cancer.
We study 8,431 people who have side effects while taking Femara from FDA and social media. Among them, 32 have Incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Incontinence and more.
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Femara has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 8,679 Femara users)
Incontinence (lack of moderation or self-control) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain. (latest reports from 5,801 Incontinence patients)
On Mar, 28, 2015: 8,431 people reported to have side effects when taking Femara. Among them, 32 people (0.38%) have Incontinence.
Time on Femara when people have Incontinence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Incontinence when taking Femara * :
Severity of Incontinence when taking Femara ** :
How people recovered from Incontinence ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (8 people, 25.00%)
- Pain (7 people, 21.88%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 6.25%)
- Metastases to bone (2 people, 6.25%)
- Multiple myeloma (2 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aredia (25 people, 78.12%)
- Zometa (23 people, 71.88%)
- Clindamycin (14 people, 43.75%)
- Keflex (13 people, 40.62%)
- Dilaudid (13 people, 40.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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