Skip to Content

Join the 'Exemestane' group to help and get support from people like you.

Exemestane Questions

We found 15 questions associated with the 'Exemestane' topic.

Why is exemestane so expensive?

Posted 24 Jan 2017 by CElg 0 answers

I can't hardly afford to take it with the change in my insurance deductible.

Exemestane - Does anyone experience vision problems and dizziness? I've been taking for 3 years and?

Posted 13 Apr 2016 by susanol 1 answer

... side effects constantly change. I'm scared of dizziness

Can alcohol cause an adverse arm pain reaction while on exemestane?

Posted 13 Jun 2016 by vick1 0 answers

i have been on exemestane for more than four years... even with one drink... have had muscle pain and body weakness... is this possible after this long??

How long will the side effects from Exemestane 25 mg continue after discontinuing use of the drug?

Posted 7 May 2016 by Vonnie48 0 answers

Trouble breathing, diarrhea, weight gain, swelling of feet and hands.

Breast Cancer - Does the fatigue go away with Exemstane?

Posted 13 Mar 2016 by Andrucc12 0 answers

I have taken it for 3 weeks and am experiencing increased fatigue. Does this go away? Also the back of my neck seems to be stiff. Has anyone experienced this?

Stomach pain on combo of afinitor/exemestane?

Posted 4 Jan 2015 by R Louise 1 answer

Hi, I am a stage 4 breast cancer warrior and am 4 months into a combo of afinitor/exemestane. I worked through the mouth sores and have embraced some of the other side effects (due to something finally working after 11 years of fighting this) but just last month i started to get stomach pain (not ...

How can I stop the headaches after stopping this drug(exemestane?

Posted 23 Mar 2015 by Memoswife 2 answers

I have stopped after 5 yrs and am now experiencing prolonged headache 9 days so far

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

Posted 24 Oct 2012 by keeping positive 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 switching from Aromasin to Exemestane cause extreme hair loss?

Posted 26 Sep 2011 by FeFiFoFum 1 answer

When I took the Aromasin, I did not experience hair loss. I have been taking Exemestane for 6 months, my hair has always been thick but now I'm losing it. Can switching from the brand to the generic have caused my thinning hair? This started when my insurance company switched my medication to ...

What is the percentage of effectiveness of exemestane or where can I locate this information?

Posted 10 Sep 2012 by vkay 1 answer

I have not started this prescription because I had bad reactions to two other types of anti-hormone meds and not sure if it is worth it

Exemestane - I have gained 20 pounds since starting this medication???Would switching to tamoxifen?

Posted 19 Oct 2012 by pappy1111 1 answer

... be better for weight control???

Exemestane - can this cause severe back pain and numbness in my leg?

Posted 7 May 2012 by carlahych 2 answers

I'm on estemestane and I'm having severe back pain and numbness in my right leg and foot. I had x-rays march which showed to be normal but the pain has gotten worse. Could this be caused by the med.

I have had a lumpectomy. Pathology report says it was pre-cancer?

Posted 1 Aug 2011 by latra 1 answer

I had a hysterectomy 15 years ago. My doctor put me on Exemestane for the next 5 years. Is this really necessary since I technically do not have cancer? I've only taken it for 3 days but after reading all of the side effects I am a little concerned to say the least. Thank you!

How about hair loss?

Posted 13 Aug 2011 by hickmanb 2 answers

Ask a Question

Further Information

Related Condition Support Groups

Breast Cancer

Related Drug Support Groups


Exemestane Patient Information at