Review: could Tamoxifen Citrate cause Peripheral Neuropathy?


Peripheral neuropathy is reported only by a few people who take Tamoxifen Citrate. We study 8,771 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Peripheral neuropathy. Find out below who they are, when they have Peripheral neuropathy 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 9,450 users)

Peripheral Neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy (damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure (latest reports from 5,495 Peripheral neuropathy patients).

On Oct, 19, 2016

8,771 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen Citrate.
Among them, 2 people (0.02%) have Peripheral Neuropathy

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tamoxifen citrate cause Peripheral neuropathy?

Time on Tamoxifen Citrate when people have Peripheral Neuropathy *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Peripheral Neuropathy when taking Tamoxifen Citrate *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Peripheral Neuropathy 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: 50 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 50 %

Severity of Peripheral Neuropathy **:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Migraine (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Cancer - Breast (1 person, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Verapamil (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Topamax (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Fosamax (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Anaprox (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Amerge (1 person, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Demyelination (1 person, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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