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

" 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... "

" 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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" ...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... "

" 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... "

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

" ...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... "

" 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... "

" ...my right side, in my country India. I am taking anastrozole tab at present, I feel okay .. but gaining weight putting me confused most of the time and worrying... "

" ...started Anastrozole a couple months ago and my major complaint is frequent exhaustion. Some days I can barely function. I also have hot flashes and have gained some weight. Joint pain too,... "

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