Tamoxifen citrate and Drug withdrawal syndrome - from FDA reports
Drug withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Tamoxifen citrate, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Effexor, and have Stress and anxiety. This review analyzes which people have Drug withdrawal syndrome with Tamoxifen citrate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,692 people who have side effects when taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 14, 2017
8,692 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen citrate.
Among them, 54 people (0.62%) have Drug withdrawal syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tamoxifen citrate when people have Drug withdrawal syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50 %
- 5 - 10 years: 50 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Tamoxifen citrate *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Tamoxifen citrate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 6.82 %
- 40-49: 15.91 %
- 50-59: 70.45 %
- 60+: 6.82 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (11 people, 20.37%)
- Depression (10 people, 18.52%)
- Fibromyalgia (8 people, 14.81%)
- Agranulocytosis (8 people, 14.81%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (6 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Effexor (19 people, 35.19%)
- Zometa (18 people, 33.33%)
- Ativan (17 people, 31.48%)
- Vicodin (13 people, 24.07%)
- Ultram (12 people, 22.22%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (24 people, 44.44%)
- Nausea (24 people, 44.44%)
- Insomnia (24 people, 44.44%)
- Pain (23 people, 42.59%)
- Fatigue (22 people, 40.74%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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