Review: could Tamoxifen Citrate cause Hirsutism?


Summary

Hirsutism is reported only by a few people who take Tamoxifen Citrate. We study 8,767 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Hirsutism. Find out below who they are, when they have Hirsutism and more.

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Tamoxifen Citrate

Tamoxifen citrate has active ingredients of tamoxifen citrate. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Tamoxifen citrate 9,405 users)

Hirsutism

Hirsutism (abnormal growth of hair on a person's face and body, esp. on a woman) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, emotional distress, stress and anxiety, chest pain (latest reports from 2,441 Hirsutism patients).

On Sep, 20, 2016

8,767 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen Citrate.
Among them, 5 people (0.06%) have Hirsutism


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tamoxifen citrate cause Hirsutism?

Gender of people who have Hirsutism when taking Tamoxifen Citrate *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Hirsutism when taking Tamoxifen Citrate *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Alopecia (1 person, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Rogaine (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Lopressor (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Diovan (1 person, 20.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Urine Discolouration (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Porphyria Non-Acute (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Photosensitivity Reaction Nos (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Iron Binding Capacity Total Decreased (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Hepatotoxicity Nos (1 person, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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