Review: could Verapamil Hydrochloride cause Breast Cancer?


Breast cancer is reported only by a few people who take Verapamil Hydrochloride. We study 2,550 people who have side effects while taking Verapamil hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Breast cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Breast cancer and more.

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Verapamil Hydrochloride

Verapamil hydrochloride has active ingredients of verapamil hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Verapamil hydrochloride 3,463 users)

Breast Cancer

Breast cancer has been reported by people with hormone replacement therapy, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, breast cancer, osteoporosis (latest reports from 105,505 Breast cancer patients).

On Oct, 01, 2016

2,550 people reported to have side effects when taking Verapamil Hydrochloride.
Among them, 5 people (0.2%) have Breast Cancer

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Verapamil hydrochloride cause Breast cancer?

Time on Verapamil Hydrochloride when people have Breast Cancer *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 66.67 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Breast Cancer when taking Verapamil Hydrochloride *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Breast Cancer when taking Verapamil Hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 25 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 75 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (3 people, 60.00%)
  • Thyroid Disorder (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Hot Flush (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (2 people, 40.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (3 people, 60.00%)
  • Provera (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Prempro (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Premarin (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (2 people, 40.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Vocal Cord Paralysis (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Urticaria (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Local Swelling (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Glomus Tumour (1 person, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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