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. This review analyzes which people have Itching with Tamoxifen citrate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,622 people who have side effects when taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 11, 2017
8,622 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen Citrate.
Among them, 187 people (2.17%) 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.
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