Review: could Tamoxifen Citrate cause Mood Swings?


Summary

Mood swings is found among people who take Tamoxifen Citrate, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer . We study 8,767 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 65 have Mood swings. Find out below who they are, when they have Mood swings 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)

Mood Swings

Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood) has been reported by people with pain, drowsiness, insomnia, fatigue, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 38,055 Mood swings patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

8,767 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen Citrate.
Among them, 65 people (0.74%) have Mood Swings


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tamoxifen citrate cause Mood swings?

Time on Tamoxifen Citrate when people have Mood Swings *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 60 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 40 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Mood Swings when taking Tamoxifen Citrate *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Mood Swings when taking Tamoxifen Citrate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 32.2 %
  • 40-49: 25.42 %
  • 50-59: 27.12 %
  • 60+: 15.25 %

Severity if Mood Swings when taking Tamoxifen Citrate **:

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

How people recovered from Mood Swings **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Breast Cancer (17 people, 26.15%)
  • Sleep Apnoea Syndrome (14 people, 21.54%)
  • Depression (12 people, 18.46%)
  • Prophylaxis (11 people, 16.92%)
  • Metastases To Bone (11 people, 16.92%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (39 people, 60.00%)
  • Oxycontin (29 people, 44.62%)
  • Zyprexa (27 people, 41.54%)
  • Ativan (26 people, 40.00%)
  • Herceptin (25 people, 38.46%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Depression (42 people, 64.62%)
  • Pain (40 people, 61.54%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (39 people, 60.00%)
  • Back Pain (38 people, 58.46%)
  • Intervertebral Disc Degeneration (37 people, 56.92%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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