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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 8,706 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 35 have Fibroids. Find out below who they are, when they have Fibroids and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Tamoxifen citrate and have Fibroids >>>

Tamoxifen citrate

Tamoxifen citrate has active ingredients of tamoxifen citrate. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Tamoxifen citrate 9,127 users)

Fibroids

Fibroids (non cancerous tumour of muscle layer) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, breast cancer, birth control, osteoporosis.(latest reports from Fibroids 1,074 patients)

On Nov, 30, 2014: 8,702 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen citrate. Among them, 35 people (0.40%) have Fibroids.

Trend of Fibroids in Tamoxifen citrate reports

Time on Tamoxifen citrate when people have Fibroids * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Fibroids0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%75.00%25.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Fibroids when taking Tamoxifen citrate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fibroids2.78%0.00%0.00%0.00%16.67%25.00%8.33%47.22%

Severity of Fibroids when taking Tamoxifen citrate ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Fibroids ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer (15 people, 42.86%)
  2. Bone loss (4 people, 11.43%)
  3. Osteoporosis (4 people, 11.43%)
  4. Breast cancer female (3 people, 8.57%)
  5. Menopause (1 people, 2.86%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Doxorubicin hcl (7 people, 20.00%)
  2. Zoloft (5 people, 14.29%)
  3. Zometa (5 people, 14.29%)
  4. Dexamethasone (5 people, 14.29%)
  5. Zocor (5 people, 14.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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