Review: could Letrozole cause Nausea?
Summary: Nausea is found among people who take Letrozole, 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.
We study 1,765 people who have side effects while taking Letrozole from FDA and social media. Among them, 143 have Nausea. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and more.
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Letrozole has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 1,841 Letrozole users)
Nausea has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, quit smoking, depression, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 264,665 Nausea patients)
On Jan, 24, 2015: 1,765 people reported to have side effects when taking Letrozole. Among them, 143 people (8.10%) have Nausea.
Time on Letrozole when people have Nausea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Nausea when taking Letrozole * :
Severity of Nausea when taking Letrozole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Nausea ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (65 people, 45.45%)
- Anaemia (18 people, 12.59%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (15 people, 10.49%)
- Fungal infection (10 people, 6.99%)
- Nausea (9 people, 6.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (58 people, 40.56%)
- Aredia (51 people, 35.66%)
- Femara (41 people, 28.67%)
- Tamoxifen citrate (40 people, 27.97%)
- Faslodex (40 people, 27.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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