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Arimidex - anyone else developed arthritis while taking this?

Posted 2 Aug 2011 9 answers

Since starting Arimidex 5 months ago, I have developed arthritis in my left knee which is rapidly becoming a problem. Anyone else experience this?

Is arimidex a form of chemotherapy?

Posted 23 May 2013 1 answer

Is a side effect of arimidex extreme exhaustion?

Posted 3 Mar 2014 2 answers

i have been on arimidex for 1 year and have start feeling achy all over and experience extreme exhaustiong for several months. i am aware of aches and pains as a side effect but should i feel so exhausted all of the time?

Is lichen sclerosis a common side effect of Arimidex?

Posted 4 Sep 2010 6 answers

I have been taking Arimidex for 3 years. For the last 6 months I have been treated for recurring yeast infections, all to no avail. Yesterday, more test results indicated 'no yeast' - best guess now is 'lichen sclerosis'. Is this a common side effect?

I have been taking 75mg Effexor to counteract the side effects of Arimidex for last 5 years. Now?

Posted 13 May 2013 5 answers

... stopped taking as at end of my Breast Cancer Treatment and starting to feel terrible. Sickness, aching, light headed etc. Anyone know if this is normal and how long it will last?

Are there good supplements to take to counter act joint pain while taking arimidex?

Posted 24 Feb 2014 3 answers

I have been taking arimidex for a little over a year and would like to know what kind of supplements in addition to exercise help with side affects... Also have having issues with red lines on face? Do you think it could be related to arimidex?

What is the difference between Arimidex and Anastrazole other then being cheaper for me the consume?

Posted 3 Aug 2010 1 answer

Is there anything I should worry about, as far as side affects due to generic brand verus brand name?

How do you handle the side effects of Arimidex - medications recommended for side effects?

Posted 20 Apr 2011 2 answers

I was recently diagnosed with breast cancer. I had a lumpectomy one month ago with clean margins and 1 out of 7 nodes positive. My HER2 was negative and my Oncotype DX was 23 (intermediate risk of recurrence). After 6 weeks of radiation, I will start on Arimidez. I have read about all of the side ...

Arimidex and exhaustion?

Posted 19 Mar 2014 4 answers

I've been on arimidex for 26 months and the exhaustion and energy level i are awful... used to walk 2 miles a day ... now getting up in the morning together with the joint pain is an effort in itself. I have heard acupuncture can help... any comments that it can help... Thanks, Elaine

Does Femara side effects ever subside?

Posted 6 Jan 2010 1 answer

Started with Arimidex but after 4 weeks of either diarrhea all week or constipation all week combined with fatigue & flatulence put on Femara. Femara fatigue better but upset stomach, flatulence (very stinky) and stomach always upset. Even if I cut back on eating it still there. Tried it at ...

Results for 'I have taken Arimidex,Aromasin,and Exemestane totaling 5 years. I recently finished and

Posted 24 Oct 2012 3 answers

... would like to know how long it takes for some of the side effects to disappear such as insomnia,joint aches, bone aches, and impaired gait?'

Can Arimidex cause nail flaking, splitting and dramatically thinning?

Posted 25 Jun 2015 2 answers

I am a 50yr old woman and am 2.5 years post-op stage 2, hormone receptor positive breast cancer. I had no chemo, only accelerated radiation treatment following surgery. Because of a total hysterectomy 10 years ago and now being deprived of any hormones, I take a myriad of medications including- ...

I am on Arimidex for my history of breast cancer receptive to estrogen and progesterone. I cannot?

Posted 20 Oct 2009 2 answers

take anything related to hormone therapy. I am having side effects from my Arimidex already so I am very hesitant to take yet another medication that may leave me feeling achy and flu-like as well as the jaw problems associated with Fosamax. Yet I was prescribed Fosamax. I sure could use some ...

Why would arimidex cause trigger finger and is this condition harmful?

Posted 21 Jun 2010 1 answer

Why does this medication cause pain in lower right side? Why does mdication cause numbness in my left arm and hand which is also where I have 3 trigger fingers now.

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