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Review: could Tamoxifen citrate cause Peripheral neuropathy?
We study 8,693 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Peripheral neuropathy. Find out below who they are, when they have Peripheral neuropathy and more.
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Tamoxifen citrate (latest outcomes from 9,115 users) has active ingredients of tamoxifen citrate. It is often used in breast cancer.
Peripheral neuropathy (damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system) (latest reports from 26,222 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure, pain.
On Oct, 13, 2014: 8,693 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen citrate. Among them, 10 people (0.12%) have Peripheral Neuropathy.
Time on Tamoxifen citrate when people have Peripheral neuropathy * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Peripheral neuropathy||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Peripheral neuropathy when taking Tamoxifen citrate * :
|Peripheral neuropathy||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.00%||30.00%||0.00%||60.00% |
Severity of Peripheral neuropathy when taking Tamoxifen citrate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Peripheral neuropathy||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Peripheral neuropathy ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Migraine (1 people, 10.00%)
- Cancer - breast (1 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Bonine (2 people, 20.00%)
- Canesten (2 people, 20.00%)
- Iron (2 people, 20.00%)
- Folic acid (2 people, 20.00%)
- Lopressor (2 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 days ago):
A.J. on Oct, 11, 2014:
I have back pain,fibromyalgia and joint pain, lately my joint pain got worse, got series of cortisone shots, finally my pain MD decided to put me on Plaquenil 200mg,for the first few days I felt fabulous, I was pain free and my knees and wrist were fine, till 2 weeks into my therapy I started to have burning and tingling in both of my feet and knees.Talked to my doctor, but she told me it's impossible to have those symptoms and nobody have them from this medication. But I did! So being a good patient I went back on it and again in 2 weeks my feet were burning that I could not put my shoes on!
I searched all the websites and glad to find out more people with similar side effect.
I'm collecting data for my office visit to prove that I'm not crazy, that this medicine causes neuropathy in some people!
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From this study (7 days ago):
Breast Cancer in 2008, Positive node, Phyllodes tumor on chest wall, Tendonosis, Bursitis, osteoarthritis
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