Review: could Tamoxifen citrate cause Drug withdrawal syndrome?
We study 8,689 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 54 have Drug withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug withdrawal syndrome and more.
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Tamoxifen citrate (latest outcomes from 9,101 users) has active ingredients of tamoxifen citrate. It is often used in breast cancer.
Drug withdrawal syndrome
Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation) (latest reports from 149,976 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, ill-defined disorder, muscle spasticity.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 8,687 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen citrate. Among them, 54 people (0.62%) have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome. They amount to 0.04% of all the 149,966 people who have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome on eHealthMe.
Time on Tamoxifen citrate when people have Drug withdrawal syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Tamoxifen citrate * :
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.52%||15.22%||71.74%||6.52% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (19 people, 35.19%)
- Anxiety (13 people, 24.07%)
- Fibromyalgia (8 people, 14.81%)
- Depression (8 people, 14.81%)
- Granulocytopenia (8 people, 14.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Effexor (19 people, 35.19%)
- Zometa (18 people, 33.33%)
- Ativan (17 people, 31.48%)
- Vicodin (13 people, 24.07%)
- Paxil (13 people, 24.07%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (16 hours ago):
been on this for a week last few day felt sick then afternoon had bad diarrhoea for abt 1 hr then again this evening have not eaten anything and not sure if I shud take tablet tonight
From this study (2 months ago):
Epileptic waveform independently in both temporal areas
From this study (2 months ago):
Consulted psycho-oncologist. Only one sitting. Patient not willing to continue. Problem not properly diagnosed.
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