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Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Postmenopausal Early Breast Cancer After Adjuvant Tamoxifen
2/5/2014 3:29:15 AM

Reviewer: Tittit, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I got breastcancer in 2012, operation, kemotheraphie and radiotherapie. I startet with aromazin desember 2012, after 6 week I got terrible pain in my right hand, swollen fingers and they find our that I got Carpal tunnelsyndrom, they stop the treatment 3 weeks, startet again and the sit.okey. But after 10 days I got tinnitus in right ear with redused hearing. Onkolog sand it could not be Aromasin, ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Postmenopausal Early Breast Cancer After Adjuvant Tamoxifen
1/2/2014 12:26:44 PM

Reviewer: Moody Blue, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Taking Aromasin since August 2013 .... Extreme iritable bowel ...hands are extremely swollen, numb, tingling, itchy..have Raynauds Syndrome, feel Aromasin may enhance this condition. Difficulty sleeping, hot flashes not too often, however, more extreme when they occur. Some depression, low mood, anxiety. Cost is extremely high...I was over my benefit limit -which caused me to pay out of pocket-lu ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Postmenopausal Early Breast Cancer After Adjuvant Tamoxifen
12/15/2013 5:47:31 AM

Reviewer: what is this?, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
It causes me pain in my joints. I worry about the long-term effects. I have difficulty with some tasks and when I feel the pain, I feel very tired. I have wondered about alternatives, and also about how long I really need to take this. I am coming up on 3 years in a few months.

Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Postmenopausal Early Breast Cancer After Adjuvant Tamoxifen
12/1/2013 5:09:13 PM

Reviewer: Rosie, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I took arimedex for 1 year and due to side effects was switched to aromasin which I took for 4 years. My 5 years ended in March 2012. Never had trouble with my feet until I took this medication. My knees hurt and my wrists are painful and fingers go numb and tingle. Thought these symptoms would get better when I stopped the medications but it seems they are getting worse. Are side effects fro ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Postmenopausal Early Breast Cancer After Adjuvant Tamoxifen
11/20/2013 1:26:01 PM

Reviewer: macdebi, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking this drug since July of 13. Started out with Arimidex--felt like legs breaking while walking. Tamoxafin made sugar levels spike to 400's. After starting this drug, have had vaginal bleeding which is rare side effect but referred to gyn oncologist to have dnc and biopsies of cervix and uterus with nothing going on. bleeding caused by drug. Also, lost vision for over a we ... Show Full Comment

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