Review: could Femara cause Incontinence?
We study 8,425 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 (latest outcomes from 8,670 users) has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer.
Incontinence (lack of moderation or self-control) (latest reports from 32,256 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain.
On Jul, 30, 2014: 8,425 people reported to have side effects when taking Femara. Among them, 32 people (0.38%) have Incontinence. They amount to 0.10% of all the 32,240 people who have Incontinence on eHealthMe.
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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From this study (5 days ago):
Horrible taste in my mouth that will not go away! Inability to taste most foods except very sweet food. I find the taste absolutely gagging and don't think I will be able to continue on this medication.
From this study (3 months ago):
Varicose veins have increased since taking Letrozole (Femara) and are painful.
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