Anastrozole is taken for: Breast Cancer Cancer

Anastrozole

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Taken for: Breast Cancer, Cancer
Other names: Arimidex
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Anastrozole (International Nonproprietary Name) (marketed under the trade name Arimidex by AstraZeneca) is an aromatase inhibito...
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Does Anastrozole cause Weight Gain ?

Weight Gain is a known side effect of Anastrozole
#3 in Anastrozole discussions - 443 posts discuss Weight Gain with Anastrozole. Weight Gain is #3 concern in Anastrozole discussions.
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I am on all three of these meds and having bad weight gain...
" ...and anastrozole weight gain I am on all three of these meds and having bad weight gain around my... "

lost the 10 lbs I gained on Anastrozole, etc. April will be...
" ...3 years I switched to Exemestane (Aromasin). Most of ...pulse rate, lost the 10 lbs I gained on Anastrozole, etc. April will be... "

the 10 lbs I gained on Anastrozole. Also my stiffness is...
" ...switch and lost the 10 lbs I gained on Anastrozole. Also my stiffness is almost non existent. My feet can get sore but only when I... "

I gained 10 lbs on Anastrozole. When I switched...
" formydaughter I gained 10 lbs on Anastrozole. When I switched to Exemestane I lost all 10 lbs. My new PCP was concerned about the weight loss. I had to explain to her... "

I gained 10 lbs on Anastrozole… then lost the 10 lbs...
" lbrewer I gained 10 lbs on Anastrozole… then lost the 10 lbs when I switched to Exemestane. I noticed more episodes of tinnitus but not too bad. I know it's from chemo. There... "

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weight gain, Nausea, tiredness/Weakness, Shortness of breath...
" ...1mg can this cause weight gain, sometimes hard to breathe being in the sun and? Hi dellbit! Anastrozole has the side effects of rapid weight gain, Nausea, tiredness/Weakness, Shortness of breath an... "

I was on anastrozole for almost 5 months and gained a...
" Did anyone gain weight on anastrozole? ...I was on anastrozole for almost 5 months and gained a lot of weight. My oncologist said it ...menopause and I gained my weight in menopause. I could not... "

anastrozole for almost a year and have gained a few pounds
" ...Have been on anastrozole for almost a year and have gained a... "

put on weight recently which I put down to Anastrozole. I'm...
" ...it is a BIG compromise to pay. I've also put on weight recently which I put down to Anastrozole. I'm still keeping up with my exercise so can't... "

and have heard that one of the SE's can be weight gain...
" Hi girls, can I join too. I'm on Anastrozole and have heard that one of the SE's can be weight gain, that's not good as I already had a load of weight to lose. I've been on the 5:2 diet for about... "

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