Femara and Restless legs syndrome - from FDA reports
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:
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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Questions to the study
Hi. Just after some advice. I'd had a RSL for years and this has worsened to the point that about twice per week I am awakened during the night and need to get out of bed to stretch my legs. Normally I can return to sleep pretty easily so I guess I can't complain too much. I was prescribed ...
I am recently (about 2 months) off suboxone and am currently going through some restless leg syndrome problems. It is pretty bad and I am having trouble getting rid of it on a daily basis. What should I do
User reviews to the study
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I was diagnosed with RLS after my last pregnancy, 13 yrs ago. I started using Requip .5mg, but after a while the doctor changed my medication to Mirapex because Requip wasn't working anymore. I get RLS in my legs, arms and even my head. Not sure if anyone out there has the same problem. ...
My name is Karen, I've had chronic pain with lumbar spinal stenosis for many years. This has caused RLS and neuralgia,among other problems. I've been on ropinilole for two years for RLS. I was recently prescribed horizant for neuralgia. I'm wondering if I can stop taking the ropinilole? Does ...