Who have Cheilitis with Femara - from FDA reports


Cheilitis is found among people who take Femara, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Zometa, and have Metastases to bone. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,600 people who have side effects when taking Femara from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 10, 2019

12,600 people reported to have side effects when taking Femara.
Among them, 31 people (0.25%) have Cheilitis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Femara cause Cheilitis?

Gender of people who have Cheilitis when taking Femara *:

  • female: 96.67 %
  • male: 3.33 %

Age of people who have Cheilitis when taking Femara *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 4.17 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 62.5 %
  • 60+: 33.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 13 people, 41.94%
  2. Depression: 10 people, 32.26%
  3. Breast Cancer Metastatic: 3 people, 9.68%
  4. Constipation: 3 people, 9.68%
  5. Sunburn: 2 people, 6.45%
  6. Cancer Pain: 2 people, 6.45%
  7. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 2 people, 6.45%
  8. High Blood Pressure: 2 people, 6.45%
  9. High Blood Cholesterol: 2 people, 6.45%
  10. Precancerous Skin Lesion: 2 people, 6.45%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zometa: 19 people, 61.29%
  2. Aredia: 13 people, 41.94%
  3. Synthroid: 11 people, 35.48%
  4. Restoril: 10 people, 32.26%
  5. Glucosamine Hydrochloride: 10 people, 32.26%
  6. Hydroxyzine: 10 people, 32.26%
  7. Imodium: 10 people, 32.26%
  8. Levothroid: 10 people, 32.26%
  9. Robaxin: 10 people, 32.26%
  10. Prozac: 10 people, 32.26%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Stress And Anxiety: 17 people, 54.84%
  2. Pain: 17 people, 54.84%
  3. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint): 17 people, 54.84%
  4. Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw): 17 people, 54.84%
  5. Weakness: 16 people, 51.61%
  6. Back Pain: 16 people, 51.61%
  7. Pain In Jaw: 15 people, 48.39%
  8. Anaemia (lack of blood): 15 people, 48.39%
  9. Injury: 15 people, 48.39%
  10. Impaired Healing: 15 people, 48.39%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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