A study for a 60 year old woman who takes Letrozole - from FDA reports


5,230 females aged 60 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 60 year old female patient who has Cancer - Breast. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Oct, 16, 2018

5,230 females aged 60 (±5) who take Letrozole are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Letrozole for a 60-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 60
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Cancer - Breast
  • Drugs taken:
    • Letrozole (letrozole)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Joint pain
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Weakness
  4. Bone pain
  5. Diarrhea
1 - 6 months:
  1. Joint pain
  2. Fever
  3. Pain
  4. Bone disorder
  5. Urinary tract infection
6 - 12 months:
  1. Joint pain
  2. Pain
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  4. Stress and anxiety
  5. Osteonecrosis of jaw (death of bone of jaw)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Malignant neoplasm progression (cancer tumour came back)
  2. Breathing difficulty
  3. Joint pain
  4. Metastases to bone (cancer spreads to bone)
  5. Bone pain
2 - 5 years:
  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  2. Metastases to liver (cancer spreads to liver)
  3. Malignant neoplasm progression (cancer tumour came back)
  4. Metastases to bone (cancer spreads to bone)
  5. Joint pain
5 - 10 years:
  1. Metastases to bone (cancer spreads to bone)
  2. Metastases to lung (cancer spreads to lung)
  3. Hair color changes
  4. Hair texture abnormal
  5. Hair disorder
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Pain
  4. Joint pain
  5. Stress and anxiety

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 383 people, 7.32%
  2. Breast Cancer Female : 359 people, 6.86%
  3. High Blood Pressure : 217 people, 4.15%
  4. Pain : 195 people, 3.73%
  5. Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour): 156 people, 2.98%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Ibrance (1,278 people, 24.44%)
  2. Zometa (697 people, 13.33%)
  3. Faslodex (304 people, 5.81%)
  4. Taxotere (299 people, 5.72%)
  5. Aredia (283 people, 5.41%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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