Review: could Letrozole cause Osteoporosis?
Summary: Osteoporosis is found among people who take Letrozole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer.
We study 1,768 people who have side effects while taking Letrozole from FDA and social media. Among them, 25 have Osteoporosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Osteoporosis and more.
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Letrozole has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 1,842 Letrozole users)
Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break) has been reported by people with osteopenia, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 112,588 Osteoporosis patients)
On Feb, 4, 2015: 1,768 people reported to have side effects when taking Letrozole. Among them, 25 people (1.41%) have Osteoporosis.
Time on Letrozole when people have Osteoporosis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Osteoporosis when taking Letrozole * :
Severity of Osteoporosis when taking Letrozole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Osteoporosis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (25 people, 100.00%)
- Anaemia (18 people, 72.00%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 4.00%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (1 people, 4.00%)
- Anxiety (1 people, 4.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (25 people, 100.00%)
- Morphine (24 people, 96.00%)
- Chemotherapeutics nos (24 people, 96.00%)
- Aloxi (24 people, 96.00%)
- Navelbine (24 people, 96.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Do you have Osteoporosis while taking Letrozole?
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- support group for people who take Letrozole and have Osteoporosis
- support group for people who take Letrozole
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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