Review: could Letrozole cause High blood sugar (Hyperglycemia)?
Summary: High blood sugar is found among people who take Letrozole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Metformin hcl, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 1,774 people who have side effects while taking Letrozole from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have High blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood sugar and more.
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Letrozole has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 1,849 Letrozole users)
High blood sugar
High blood sugar (high blood sugar) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, bipolar disorder. (latest reports from 17,128 High blood sugar patients)
On Apr, 17, 2015: 1,774 people reported to have side effects when taking Letrozole. Among them, 9 people (0.51%) have High Blood Sugar.
Time on Letrozole when people have High blood sugar * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have High blood sugar when taking Letrozole * :
|High blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.50%||37.50%||12.50%||37.50% |
Severity of High blood sugar when taking Letrozole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood sugar||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from High blood sugar ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 44.44%)
- Bone loss (4 people, 44.44%)
- Breast cancer (2 people, 22.22%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (1 people, 11.11%)
- Thyroid disorder (1 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metformin hcl (5 people, 55.56%)
- Dexamethasone (5 people, 55.56%)
- Ativan (5 people, 55.56%)
- Bevacizumab (4 people, 44.44%)
- Dilaudid (4 people, 44.44%)
* 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 drug interactions between Norvasc, Multivitamin, Horse Chestnut, Omega 3, Saw Palmetto, Metformin, Aspirin, Atenolol, Glimepiride, Hydrochlorothiazide, Fosinopril Sodium for a 71-year old man with High Blood Pressure, Deficiency, Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs, Blood Cholesterol Abnormal, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Ischaemic Heart Disease. The patient has Peripheral Artery Disease, Coronary Heart Disease, High Blood Pressure, High Blood Sugar
- A study of side effects of Tamoxifen Citrate for a 50-year old woman with Cancer - Breast. The patient has High Blood Sugar
- A study of drug interactions between Letrozole, Zometa for a 58-year old woman with Cancer - Breast, Bone Density Decreased. The patient has Beau's Lines
- A study of side effects of Letrozole for a 67-year old woman with Cancer - Breast. The patient has Tiredness, Weight Gain, Brittle Nails
- A study of side effects of Butrans for a 56-year old woman with Pain. The patient has High Blood Glucose Level
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