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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 8,427 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.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Femara and have Incontinence >>>

Femara

Femara (latest outcomes from 8,674 users) has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer.

Incontinence

Incontinence (lack of moderation or self-control) (latest reports from 32,456 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain.

On Oct, 25, 2014: 8,427 people reported to have side effects when taking Femara. Among them, 32 people (0.38%) have Incontinence.

Trend of Incontinence in Femara reports

Time on Femara when people have Incontinence * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Incontinence0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Incontinence when taking Femara * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Incontinence0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%35.71%64.29%

Severity of Incontinence when taking Femara ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Incontinence ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer (8 people, 25.00%)
  2. Pain (7 people, 21.88%)
  3. Osteoporosis (2 people, 6.25%)
  4. Metastases to bone (2 people, 6.25%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (2 people, 6.25%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aredia (25 people, 78.12%)
  2. Zometa (23 people, 71.88%)
  3. Clindamycin (14 people, 43.75%)
  4. Keflex (13 people, 40.62%)
  5. Dilaudid (13 people, 40.62%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Does femara affect crp results?
    (Asked by a 69 year old woman who has Cancer - Breast, and takes Femara)
    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 used metrogel and now i have severe incontinence. i'm also on ant-depressants. please help
    (Asked by a 47 year old woman who has Incontinence, and takes Metrogel-vaginal)
    I went for a routine check up to my gynae and she noticed an inflammation or something and prescribed Metrogel. I followed the rules for hygiene and administered the gel. After the 5th day I developed this feeling of incontinence(urgently wanting to badly pee but just a few drops come out) I spoke t ...

  • Which of my meds is causing incontinece
    (Asked by a 26 year old man who has Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome, Bipolar Disorder, Seizures, Near Syncope, Incontinence, Borderline Diabetic, Prehypertension, Urethral Fistula, and takes Depakote Er, Fanapt, Florinef)
    i need to know which of these meds are causing/ can cause my incontence whether it is just one or a combination of the meds any help would be greatly appericated

  • 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?
    (Asked by a 61 year old woman who has HX Breast Cancer, Bilateral Mastectomy 2012, Herpes Simplex, and takes Femara)
    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 orde ...

  • Does anyone else have my weight gain problem?
    (Asked by a 65 year old woman who has Breast Cancer, and takes Femara)
    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 c ...

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  • Bone pain whilst taking letrozole
    (Posted by a 70 year old woman who has Severe Bone Pain And Fatigue, and takes Letrozole)
    Before having breast cancer I walked 10 miles a week, and did a 40 min exercise routine. Having had a lumpectomy followed by 15 radiation treatments, and then prescribed letrozole for 10 years, I can no longer do my 40 min exercise routine, nor the power walking that I have done for so many years. ...

  • Abilify causing incontinence
    (Posted by a 47 year old woman who has Incontinence, and takes Abilify)
    Abilify is making me have Little to no bladder control. Is better once I stopped taking but has not gone away 2 weeks later.

  • Tinnitus with letrozole
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