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Review: could Femara cause Tremor?





Summary: Tremor 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 Zometa, and have Breast cancer.

We study 8,428 people who have side effects while taking Femara from FDA and social media. Among them, 112 have Tremor. Find out below who they are, when they have Tremor and more.

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Femara

Femara has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Femara 8,676 users)

Tremor

Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Tremor 70,421 patients)

On Nov, 24, 2014: 8,427 people reported to have side effects when taking Femara. Among them, 112 people (1.33%) have Tremor.

Trend of Tremor in Femara reports

Time on Femara when people have Tremor * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Tremor14.29%0.00%50.00%0.00%28.57%7.14%0.00%

Age of people who have Tremor when taking Femara * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tremor0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%19.79%40.62%39.58%

Severity of Tremor when taking Femara ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Tremor ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer (29 people, 25.89%)
  2. Metastases to bone (21 people, 18.75%)
  3. Osteoporosis (20 people, 17.86%)
  4. Anxiety (16 people, 14.29%)
  5. Pain (16 people, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (87 people, 77.68%)
  2. Aredia (65 people, 58.04%)
  3. Tamoxifen citrate (51 people, 45.54%)
  4. Zithromax (50 people, 44.64%)
  5. Faslodex (47 people, 41.96%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 44 year old woman who has Convulsions, Tremor, and takes Zoloft, Buspar, Estradiol)
    Hi to everyone I suffer from bipolar and clinical depression and generlized anxiety and social anxiety Iwas given zoloft buspar and tranzodone while on the estadiol shot on holloween ended up in the ER where they did tests and said Ihad serotonin syndrome spent 5 days in the hospital where I was eme ...
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    (Asked by a 28 year old man who has Cough, Tremor, and takes Aspirin)
    Body temperature is 37.8 degrees Celsium. I'm coughing!

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