Tamoxifen citrate and Itching - from FDA reports
Itching is found among people who take Tamoxifen Citrate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aredia, and have Breast cancer . We study 8,553 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA. Among them, 187 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Tamoxifen citrate has active ingredients of tamoxifen citrate. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Tamoxifen citrate 9,477 users)
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 150,366 Itching patients).
On Feb, 01, 2017
8,553 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen Citrate.
Among them, 187 people (2.19%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tamoxifen Citrate when people have Itching *:
- < 1 month: 6.9 %
- 1 - 6 months: 34.48 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.9 %
- 2 - 5 years: 37.93 %
- 5 - 10 years: 13.79 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Tamoxifen Citrate *:
- female: 91.44 %
- male: 8.56 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Tamoxifen Citrate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.64 %
- 30-39: 2.55 %
- 40-49: 21.66 %
- 50-59: 32.48 %
- 60+: 42.68 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Breast Cancer (60 people, 32.09%)
- Osteoporosis (29 people, 15.51%)
- Metastases To Bone (27 people, 14.44%)
- Eczema (20 people, 10.70%)
- Chemotherapy (18 people, 9.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aredia (70 people, 37.43%)
- Zometa (66 people, 35.29%)
- Taxotere (47 people, 25.13%)
- Zofran (46 people, 24.60%)
- Coumadin (46 people, 24.60%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (99 people, 52.94%)
- Fatigue (89 people, 47.59%)
- Pain (70 people, 37.43%)
- Spinal Osteoarthritis (56 people, 29.95%)
- Joint Pain (55 people, 29.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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