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    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer
    10/27/2015 7:32:57 PM

    Reviewer: Northern Canadian, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have been on Letrozole for 2 years now (out of 5). Am experiencing a lot of side effects - fatigue, joint/muscle pain, chest wall and back pain. I also have a lot of issues with my feet - sharp jabbing pains, numbness, etc. Weight gain and hair loss are minimal. I find that getting up from a sitting position I need to "find" my legs again before I can walk - very frustrating as I w ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer
    8/27/2015 7:43:13 PM

    Reviewer: Malaria, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I remain breast cancer free while on Letrozole. I understand my side effects are the same symptoms of menopause. Yes, my hair is thinning and I have weight gain. The pains in my hands were relieved with Fish Oil, which was prescribed by my Oncologist. I am grateful I can take Letrozole. Some patients are estrogen receptor negative and cannot benefit from this medication. It is part of why I am bre ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer
    8/10/2015 11:46:23 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Follow up case of Ca Breast - Ductal Carcinoma in-situ, non-infiltrating, detected and operated at an early stage. On Letrozole for 11 months, well tolerated till recently, but have now hair loss and increased sweating.

    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer
    6/23/2015 3:57:11 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been taking Letrizole for 8 months. I did not have any symptoms until recently. I am experiencing hair loss, joint pain, knees, fingers, shoulders etc. Fatigue and diarrhea. I will be asking my Doctor to prescibe something different. I refuse to live with with these side effects. I will keep you posted.

    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer
    4/25/2015 7:03:53 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Sleeping has become my hobby. I get through the day at work, but come home and go to bed at 6:00pm. I rarely get out of bed on the week end. My hip and knee are hurting all the time. sometimes I am wonder if it is worth it. My husband wants me to keep taking it. But if this is life, sometimes I don't want to live

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