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Anastrozole Questions

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What happens when you stop taking Arimidex?

Does anastrozole cause weight gain?

How soon do the side effects of Arimidex start?

Does anastrozole cause hair loss?

How long do side effects last after stopping Arimidex?

How much does Arimidex increase survival?

What does anastrozole do to your body?

How do I take anastrozole on a cycle and how much?

Anastrozole - Does Arimidex give full coverage dosage every other day?

I'm 75 years oldand have been diagnosed with stage 2 breast cancer, clear nodes, clear margins. Had lumpectomy, 2 chemo treatments, and 30 radiation therapies. I have been on Arimidex for 9 months. Side effects are horrible, joint pains through my body, weakness, dizziness, headaches, pain... read more

Anastrozole - What are my risks if I decide not to take hormone therapy drugs after my surgery for?

... breast cancer? I simply do not want the side effects they will give me

Has anyone experienced severe itching while using anastrozole?

I started the drug in late November and itching started late December but I assumed was dry skin and continued medicine. The itching became so intense I quit taking it last week and within 24 hours the itching had lessoned and is completely gone now. My skin also turned bright red for several... read more

Has anyone had severe headaches from taking anastrozole?

Since i have began taking anastrozole i've had terrible/horrible headaches and i am so tired!

WHAT exactly is anastrozole doing that causes the joint pain?

I had some signs of arthritis before. I've been through chemo, surgery & radiation for my stage 2b breast cancer. Prior to this mis-adventure, I took glucosamine for minor arthritic symptoms in my fingers. I know it worked because the stiffness & aching would return if I didn't... read more

Is taking anastrozole necessary to take after a lumpectomy?

Side effects after taking anastrozole are very uncomfortable and really not acceptable. Constipation and nausea and heart burn and back pain are all increased when taking this drug. Most of these problems and a hiatal hernia are my complaints before the drug. All are much worse after taking this... read more

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