Review: could Tamoxifen citrate cause Libido decreased?
Summary: Libido decreased is found among people who take Tamoxifen citrate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer.
We study 8,723 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 73 have Libido decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Libido decreased and more.
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Tamoxifen citrate has active ingredients of tamoxifen citrate. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 9,142 Tamoxifen citrate users)
Libido decreased (loss of interest in sex) has been reported by people with depression, birth control, stress and anxiety, hair loss, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 6,298 Libido decreased patients)
On Feb, 6, 2015: 8,723 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen citrate. Among them, 73 people (0.84%) have Libido Decreased.
Time on Tamoxifen citrate when people have Libido decreased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Libido decreased||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Libido decreased when taking Tamoxifen citrate * :
|Libido decreased||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||42.65%||20.59%||36.76% |
Severity of Libido decreased when taking Tamoxifen citrate ** :
How people recovered from Libido decreased ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (39 people, 53.42%)
- Prophylaxis (23 people, 31.51%)
- Osteopenia (18 people, 24.66%)
- Gynaecomastia (18 people, 24.66%)
- Anaemia (16 people, 21.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (63 people, 86.30%)
- Aredia (49 people, 67.12%)
- Femara (41 people, 56.16%)
- Aspirin (39 people, 53.42%)
- Radiation therapy (32 people, 43.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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