Arimidex and Facial palsy - from FDA reports


Facial palsy is found among people who take Arimidex, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Zometa, and have Stress and anxiety. This review analyzes which people have Facial palsy with Arimidex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 17,073 people who have side effects when taking Arimidex from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 29, 2017

17,073 people reported to have side effects when taking Arimidex.
Among them, 27 people (0.16%) have Facial palsy

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Arimidex cause Facial palsy?

Gender of people who have Facial palsy when taking Arimidex *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Facial palsy when taking Arimidex *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 24 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 60 %
  • 60+: 16 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (7 people, 25.93%)
  • Bone Density Decreased (6 people, 22.22%)
  • Sleep Apnea Syndrome (4 people, 14.81%)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (2 people, 7.41%)
  • Metastases To Bone (1 person, 3.70%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (19 people, 70.37%)
  • Tamoxifen Citrate (18 people, 66.67%)
  • Celexa (13 people, 48.15%)
  • Faslodex (12 people, 44.44%)
  • Aredia (12 people, 44.44%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (18 people, 66.67%)
  • Pain In Jaw (18 people, 66.67%)
  • Emotional Distress (18 people, 66.67%)
  • Bone Disorder (18 people, 66.67%)
  • Appetite - Decreased (13 people, 48.15%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Arimidex has active ingredients of anastrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Arimidex 17,911 users)

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