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 1,753 people who have side effects while taking Letrozole from FDA and social media. Among them, 146 have Nausea. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and more.

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Letrozole

Letrozole has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Letrozole 1,783 users)

Nausea

Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, pain, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 258,141 Nausea patients).

On Jul, 24, 2016

1,753 people reported to have side effects when taking Letrozole.
Among them, 146 people (8.33%) have Nausea


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Letrozole cause Nausea?

Time on Letrozole when people have Nausea *:

  • < 1 month: 21.43 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 46.43 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.57 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 14.29 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Nausea when taking Letrozole *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Nausea when taking Letrozole *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 4.55 %
  • 40-49: 18.18 %
  • 50-59: 31.82 %
  • 60+: 45.45 %

Severity if Nausea when taking Letrozole **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Breast Cancer (58 people)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (15 people)
  • Anaemia (11 people)
  • Fungal Infection (10 people)
  • Nausea (9 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (51 people)
  • Aredia (44 people)
  • Femara (34 people)
  • Tamoxifen Citrate (33 people)
  • Faslodex (33 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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