Femara and Restless legs syndrome - from FDA reports


Summary

Restless legs syndrome is found among people who take Femara, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aredia, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Restless legs syndrome with Femara. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 11,123 people who have side effects when taking Femara from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 22, 2017

11,123 people reported to have side effects when taking Femara.
Among them, 52 people (0.47%) have Restless legs syndrome


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Femara cause Restless legs syndrome?

Time on Femara when people have Restless legs syndrome *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 100 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Femara *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Femara *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 4 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 4 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 48 %
  • 60+: 44 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (32 people, 61.54%)
  • Sleep Disorder (31 people, 59.62%)
  • Muscle Spasms (31 people, 59.62%)
  • Hypercalcaemia (20 people, 38.46%)
  • Nausea (19 people, 36.54%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aredia (43 people, 82.69%)
  • Zometa (33 people, 63.46%)
  • Neurontin (32 people, 61.54%)
  • Coumadin (31 people, 59.62%)
  • Ativan (31 people, 59.62%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (43 people, 82.69%)
  • Pain (43 people, 82.69%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (43 people, 82.69%)
  • High Blood Pressure (42 people, 80.77%)
  • Fatigue (41 people, 78.85%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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