Review: could Tamoxifen citrate cause Peripheral neuropathy?
Summary: Peripheral neuropathy is found among people who take Tamoxifen citrate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Bonine, and have Migraine.
We study 8,730 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Peripheral neuropathy. Find out below who they are, when they have Peripheral neuropathy and more.
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Tamoxifen citrate has active ingredients of tamoxifen citrate. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 9,145 Tamoxifen citrate users)
Peripheral neuropathy (damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 10,595 Peripheral neuropathy patients)
On Apr, 17, 2015: 8,730 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen citrate. Among them, 10 people (0.11%) 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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