Review: could Tamoxifen citrate cause Complex partial seizures?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 8,556 people who take Tamoxifen citrate. Among them, 5 have Complex partial seizures. See who they are, when they have Complex partial seizures and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Tamoxifen citrate (latest outcomes from 8,738 users) has active ingredients of tamoxifen citrate. It is often used in breast cancer, breast cancer female. Commonly reported side effects of Tamoxifen citrate include pain exacerbated, pain, anxiety aggravated, stress and anxiety, bone disorder.
Complex partial seizures
Complex partial seizures (epileptic seizure) (latest reports from 7,262 patients) has been reported by people with epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, convulsion, depression, pain.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 8,556 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen citrate. Among them, 5 people (0.06%) have Complex Partial Seizures. They amount to 0.07% of all the 7,262 people who have Complex Partial Seizures.
Time on Tamoxifen citrate when people have Complex partial seizures * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Complex partial seizures||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Complex partial seizures when taking Tamoxifen citrate * :
|Complex partial seizures||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||60.00%||20.00% |
Severity of Complex partial seizures when taking Tamoxifen citrate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Complex partial seizures||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Complex partial seizures ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Complex partial seizures||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (2 people, 40.00%)
- Grand mal convulsion (2 people, 40.00%)
- Reflux oesophagitis (1 people, 20.00%)
- Eye pain (1 people, 20.00%)
- Neuropathy (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Phenytoin (3 people, 60.00%)
- Lansoprazole (2 people, 40.00%)
- Carbamazepine (2 people, 40.00%)
- Alendronic acid (2 people, 40.00%)
- Herceptin (1 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 weeks ago):
After taking Tamoxifen citrate for 6 months hot flushes got moderate, after only noticing them earlier. Then Vertigo had a very sudden onset, diagnosed with benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. Getting used to it, but symptoms continue after one week. Still taking Tamoxifen.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
hands and feet go numb - turn white - once they warm up -- tingle until color comes back - could be as much as an hour to hour 1/2 before normal color returns.
From this study (3 weeks ago):
he is tired all the time
his seizures seem to be light triggered
he has altered consciousness with seizure and needs to sleep after
the neurologist now wants to add vimpat drug also
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