Femara and Nausea - from FDA reports
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. This review analyzes which people have Nausea with Femara. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 10,925 people who have side effects when taking Femara from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 01, 2017
10,925 people reported to have side effects when taking Femara.
Among them, 996 people (9.12%) have Nausea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Femara when people have Nausea *:
- < 1 month: 12.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 34.82 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.82 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.07 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.96 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.04 %
- 10+ years: 1.79 %
Gender of people who have Nausea when taking Femara *:
- female: 96.69 %
- male: 3.31 %
Age of people who have Nausea when taking Femara *:
- 0-1: 0.13 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.26 %
- 20-29: 0.53 %
- 30-39: 0.66 %
- 40-49: 16.42 %
- 50-59: 32.72 %
- 60+: 49.27 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Breast Cancer (333 people, 33.43%)
- Metastases To Bone (163 people, 16.37%)
- Pain (98 people, 9.84%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (94 people, 9.44%)
- Depression (87 people, 8.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (470 people, 47.19%)
- Aredia (343 people, 34.44%)
- Faslodex (252 people, 25.30%)
- Taxotere (178 people, 17.87%)
- Prilosec (168 people, 16.87%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea And Vomiting (488 people, 49.00%)
- Fatigue (443 people, 44.48%)
- Pain (428 people, 42.97%)
- Stress And Anxiety (404 people, 40.56%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (389 people, 39.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Nausea when taking Femara?
Femara has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Femara 11,391 users)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure (latest reports from 456,235 Nausea patients).
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