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Review: could Tamoxifen citrate cause Fibroids (Uterine fibroids)?

We study 8,689 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 have Fibroids. Find out below who they are, when they have Fibroids and more.

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Tamoxifen citrate

Tamoxifen citrate (latest outcomes from 9,103 users) has active ingredients of tamoxifen citrate. It is often used in breast cancer.

Fibroids

Fibroids (non cancerous tumour of muscle layer) (latest reports from 4,281 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, breast cancer, birth control, osteoporosis.

On Aug, 24, 2014: 8,689 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen citrate. Among them, 35 people (0.40%) have Fibroids. They amount to 0.82% of all the 4,261 people who have Fibroids on eHealthMe.

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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