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Review: could Tamoxifen citrate cause Fibroids (Uterine fibroids)?
Summary: Fibroids is found among people who take Tamoxifen citrate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Doxorubicin hcl, and have Breast cancer.
We study 8,702 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 36 have Fibroids. Find out below who they are, when they have Fibroids and more.
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Tamoxifen citrate (latest outcomes from 9,118 users) has active ingredients of tamoxifen citrate. It is often used in breast cancer.
Fibroids (non cancerous tumour of muscle layer) (latest reports from 1,074 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, breast cancer, birth control, osteoporosis.
On Oct, 31, 2014: 8,693 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen citrate. Among them, 35 people (0.40%) have Fibroids.
Time on Tamoxifen citrate when people have Fibroids * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Fibroids when taking Tamoxifen citrate * :
Severity of Fibroids when taking Tamoxifen citrate ** :
How people recovered from Fibroids ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (15 people, 42.86%)
- Bone loss (4 people, 11.43%)
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 11.43%)
- Breast cancer female (3 people, 8.57%)
- Menopause (1 people, 2.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Doxorubicin hcl (7 people, 20.00%)
- Zoloft (5 people, 14.29%)
- Zometa (5 people, 14.29%)
- Dexamethasone (5 people, 14.29%)
- Zocor (5 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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