Review: could Femara cause Nausea?
Summary: Nausea 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 8,434 people who have side effects while taking Femara from FDA and social media. Among them, 728 have Nausea. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and more.
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Femara has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 8,681 Femara users)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, quit smoking, depression, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 264,835 Nausea patients)
On Apr, 12, 2015: 8,434 people reported to have side effects when taking Femara. Among them, 728 people (8.63%) have Nausea.
Time on Femara when people have Nausea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Nausea when taking Femara * :
Severity of Nausea when taking Femara ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Nausea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (270 people, 37.09%)
- Metastases to bone (127 people, 17.45%)
- Pain (84 people, 11.54%)
- Depression (77 people, 10.58%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (58 people, 7.97%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (396 people, 54.40%)
- Aredia (310 people, 42.58%)
- Faslodex (218 people, 29.95%)
- Tamoxifen citrate (169 people, 23.21%)
- Taxotere (153 people, 21.02%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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