Review: could Tamoxifen Citrate cause Weight Loss?


Summary

Weight loss is found among people who take Tamoxifen Citrate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer . We study 8,635 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 71 have Weight loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss 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 8,940 users)

Weight Loss

Weight loss has been reported by people with aneurysm ruptured, drug-induced hypertension, inflammation localised, retinal tear (excl detachment), kidney malrotation (latest reports from 19,179 Weight loss patients).

On Jul, 20, 2016

8,635 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen Citrate.
Among them, 71 people (0.82%) have Weight Loss


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tamoxifen citrate cause Weight loss?

Time on Tamoxifen Citrate when people have Weight Loss *:

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

Gender of people who have Weight Loss when taking Tamoxifen Citrate *:

  • female: 90.14 %
  • male: 9.86 %

Age of people who have Weight Loss when taking Tamoxifen Citrate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 1.43 %
  • 40-49: 20.0 %
  • 50-59: 32.86 %
  • 60+: 45.71 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Breast Cancer (24 people)
  • Hypertension (19 people)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (17 people)
  • Anxiety (14 people)
  • Hypercalcaemia (12 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (64 people)
  • Aredia (51 people)
  • Alprazolam (41 people)
  • Femara (36 people)
  • Chemotherapeutics Nos (31 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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