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 8,431 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 8,679 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 264,783 Nausea patients)
On Mar, 10, 2015: 8,431 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Cellcept for a 21-year old woman with Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura. The patient has Chills (felling of cold), Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness, Sweating - Excessive (abnormally increased sweating), Fever, Sleepiness (excess sleeping), Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness), Diarrhoea, Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Methotrexate, Enbrel for a 51-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Nausea, Abdominal Pain
- A study of side effects of Femara for a 54-year old man with Fibromatosis. The patient has Trigger Finger
- A study of drug interactions between Albuterol, Albuterol Sulfate for a 38-year old man with Asthma. The patient has Nausea
- A study of drug interactions between Zoloft, Xanax, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride for a 25-year old woman with Depression, Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Hot Flashes, Nausea
Recent Femara related drug comparison:
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