Arimidex Side Effects

Side effects and experiences with Arimidex by users like you. Post Yours Now.
  1. link Mglykos
    Arimidex cause hair loss, arimidex, eyelashes, eyebrows, loss of hair
    Does Arimidex cause hair loss?
    Mglykos- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Arimidex
  2. link Devilpaws
    I started taking Armidex for 1 year....it was at first growing back now it is falling out again..Doctors never told me about this. I was going to the Doctor next week about this My first Oncologist never said this was a side effect of the Drug...This - 25% more...
    Devilpaws- over a year ago
  3. link Florakathleen
    I have been on Rimidex 2 yrs Dec. I had quite a bit of hair loss at first then it stopped. Its the pain in my knees that cause me the most problem also tingling in my arm, I also got high cholesterol. Went to dr. today and he said to keep on the drug - 1% more...
    Florakathleen- over a year ago
  4. link Lgcoolbeans
    I believe it does. I had chemo in 2004 and started taking Arimidex immediately afterward. When my hair started growing back - it never came back full like it was before the chemo. It was very thin all over and in some places you could see the scalp. - 61% more...
    Lgcoolbeans- over a year ago
  5. link Lindaditta
    after 2 weeks on arimidex i lost my eyelashes and eyebrows.
    Lindaditta- over a year ago
  6. link Manyqs
    arimidex as neoadjuvant treatment causes scar tissue in the breast
    No matter how many questions I asked no doctor advised me in advance that the use of Arimidex as a neoadjuvant treatment (i.e. oral hormone treatment prior to surgery to accomplish breast conversation surgery), would result in fibroelastosis in the b - 74% more...
    Manyqs- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  7. link Theoval31
    Arimidex sore lips, mouth ulcers, mouth wash, lip balm, dry mouth
    I have been on Arimidex for nearly four years. I have suffered with dry mouth, mouth ulcers and peeling and sore lips I have tried mouth wash lip balm but nothing seems to work the symptoms seem to be getting worse. I have spoken to my GP who just pr - 28% more...
    Theoval31- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Arimidex
  8. link Betterhealth
    Yes dry mouth is one of the side effect symptom of Arimidex. Contact your doctor. You can find more details at http://www.internationaldrugmart.com/arimidex.html
    Betterhealth- over a year ago
  9. link Lnbs440
    Arimidex yeast infection in mouth, recurring yeast infection
    Recurring yeast infection in mouth. Doctor suspects Arimidex to be the cause.
    Lnbs440- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  10. link 45artist
    Arimidex ringing in ears, yoga teacher, sleep aid, lack of energy, chest pains
    It has only been a week, and I have severe insomnia along with lack of energy and forgetfulness during the day. I have been experiencing chest pains, ringing in ears, and joint pain as well. I have asked the nurse and she said to take it at night wit - 44% more...
    45artist- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  11. link Aliceq47
    Arimidex leg cramps, breast cancer, lumpectomy, hot flashes, chemo
    I have been taking Arimidex since April of 2005. I have two more years before I can be taken off of the medication. I had breast cancer, diagnosed Oct. 2004. I had a lumpectomy following with chemo and radiation before I started taking Arimidex. I ha - 55% more...
    Aliceq47- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Arimidex
  12. link 45artist
    I just started taking Arimidex, and am suffering from the same side effects. Can you tell me how you are now? Is there a better medication?
    45artist- over a year ago
  13. link Sophielu
    Arimidex mastectomy, chemotherapy, radiation
    have been taking arimidex for one year now. had a mastectomy and chemotherapy and radiation. my hair grew back just fine. now getting symptoms
    Sophielu- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  14. link Vipla
    Arimidex diet control, burning sensation, excersise, fatique, inspite
    Burning sensation in joints ,specifically in knees started after 4 yrs of Arimidex use besides muscle pain,fatigue and weight gain inspite of exercise and diet control .Frequent fever lasting 2-4 days with lot of weakness.So far so good as long as I - 9% more...
    Vipla- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  15. link Vipla
    Arimidex body ache, burning sensation, fatique, veg diet, joints
    I have been on Arimidex since 2005 ,will be completing 5 yrs in 2010 .After 4 yrs ,I have started having burning sensation in my joints ,more so in my knees .I have been doing exercises prescribed very regularly ,I have added at least 7 kg in 4yrs .I - 31% more...
    Vipla- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  16. link Gammy

    I have most of the same symptons. I had a mascectomy, chemo and radiation. My biggest problem is hair loss which is depressing me. I have been wearing a wig for four years. Does anyone have any iformation on hair regrowth? I have tried over the count - 16% more...
    Gammy- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  17. link Dpr1991
    Arimidex cytoxin, whinny, taxotere, lymph nodes, radiation
    Does anyone have ringing in their ears due to the arimidex? I have just over a year left to take this drug and I CAN'T WAIT to stop. ( I was a stage 0 (.9 cm tumor/0 lymph nodes)....treated with Chemo (adriamycyn, cytoxin and taxotere), then radiatio - 56% more...
    Dpr1991- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Arimidex
  18. link Mwv
    I too am suffering from ringing in my ears. I've been on Arimidex for almost 2 years. My latest symptom is a sore throat and almost the feeling of something in my throat when I swallow. I plan to see a doctor about this, but wonder if anyone else tha - 17% more...
    Mwv- over a year ago
  19. link Mwv
    I too am suffering from ringing in my ears. I've been on Arimidex for almost 2 years. My latest symptom is a sore throat and almost the feeling of something in my throat when I swallow. I plan to see a doctor about this, but wonder if anyone else tha - 17% more...
    Mwv- over a year ago
  20. link Juanne
    Arimidex monthly period
    I have taking Arimidex for 2 yrs still have my monthly period on, is this normal or side effects?
    Juanne- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  21. link Lshriver
    Arimidex thrush
    After five years on Arimidex, I went off 2 weeks ago. About a week after going off, I have developed a thrush-like symptom. I haven't gone to my doctor yet about it. I was just checking to see if anyone else has had this experience.
    Lshriver- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  22. link Expat92
    Arimidex migraine attacks, retinal problems, google, lumpectomy, nearsightedness
    Fatigue, flashing in the left eye, worsening migraines: I have been on Arimidex since July, 2007 (after lumpectomy in January 2007, chemo, a mastectomy in same breast in August, 2007 followed by radiation) and seemed to be tolerating it quite well, e - 75% more...
    Expat92- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  23. link Laalaa
    Severe Muscle Pain
    I have terrible pains in my stomach muscles. My whole rib cage area. It even hurts to take a deep breath. Is this something that can be caused by Arimidex?
    Laalaa- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  24. link Dkg
    Arimidex rogaine for women, thick hair, nioxin, rogaine, thinning hair
    The joint pain is not bad, but I hate the thinning hair! I used to have thick hair and now you can see my scalp in spots. I'm wondering if Nioxin or Rogaine for Women will help at all or if my hair will grow back in normally after I stop the Arimidex - 35% more...
    Dkg- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  25. link Auntiem39
    Arimidex stiffness, 3 years
    I took Arimidex for 3 years suffering through the pain and stiffness that it caused, only to find out that it didn't work for me. I guess you can say that is a really bad side effect.
    Auntiem39- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  26. link A1a1a1
    Arimidex hip pain, night sweats, mastectomy, oncologist, mother in law
    My 89 year old independent mother-in-law started low dose Arimidex after mastectomy 6 months ago. She experienced sever bone/hip pain (requiring a middle of the night ER visit). She was advised by the oncologist's office to discontinue Arimidex. Seve - 54% more...
    A1a1a1- over a year ago - in Arimidex