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    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer
    7/19/2018 1:25:47 PM

    Reviewer: S.B, 45-54 on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have been on letrolzole oral for 13 months now. At first I didn't really have any problems, but the more I take it the more problems I have. I started out with severe loss of appetite. I've lost around 40 pounds since starting it. Right after I hit the year mark, I've started having severe insomnia. My doctor has tried everything to help me sleep but nothing has worked. I don't k ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer
    7/5/2018 9:18:59 AM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have just been on for a week. I use to be on Arimdex but hot flashes became so severe I had to stop it. I decided not to take anything for a couple of y ears and now doctor said try this one. I did find out by my radiation doctor that if I take magnesium OTC every day that would stop hot flashes. She was right from day one they stopped it. I took 250 mgs a day every week for a month and the ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer
    5/14/2018 10:50:15 PM

    Reviewer: Brenda57, 55-64 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    started day after radiation ended. within first week all 10 joints of fingers started hurting and feeling hot. tried playing piano to keep fingers active. doesn't help. After 2 months, surgeon said to stop and let oncologist put me on something else. I've been directed to give this time to clear out and start exemestane for a 2nd chance. could do tamoxifen or take nothing at all if no ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer
    1/29/2018 11:51:55 PM

    Reviewer: LA, 45-54 on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have been on letrozole for almost 5 years. The joint pain in my knees has never gone away. Stiffness is normal; especially in my legs. Weakness in my legs is worsening. Fingers and feet stiff and numb too. Hot flashes when I exert myself with simple tasks. Doctor would like me to continue beyond 5 years but doctor allowing me to take 2 to 3 months off. Hope I will feel better during the bre ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer
    11/1/2017 3:16:03 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Taking letrozole for 6 months I had no side affects at all, then the muscle aches, and joint pains started and also put me right back into menopause, with severe hot flashes...Aches and pains stop when i sit down and take a break, hot flashes have also mellowed out a bit, I have been taking this medication now for 9 months. Almost afraid to change meds, hearing how others are affected all these th ... Show Full Comment

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