• side effects

    Asked by bella on Monday, March 18, 2013

    side effects

    has anyone else been on letrozole and what can i maybe expect

    5 Answers from the Community

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    • carm's Avatar

      I am sure that someone will respond to your question but until they do, I have attached a link to help answer your question. Best of luck, Carm RN.


      over 5 years ago
    • karen1956's Avatar

      I took all 3 AI's....I am one of the people who experienced many side effects....BUT please know that many gals have few to no side effects or if they have side effects they go way in 6 months or so....I just happen to struggle with side effects on many Rx......Best of luck to you....

      over 5 years ago
    • DorothyV's Avatar

      I have been on Letrozole since November. I have hot flashes and joint pain. Both are annoying, but not unbearable. Good luck whatever you decide.

      over 5 years ago
    • debra223's Avatar

      I've been taking it since Oct '12 and really have no hugh side effects. Sometimes low back pain & stiffness in the morning(already had back/leg issues) but goes away when you move around. Was worried about hot flashes & night sweats-hasn't happened. I think the worst thing is my skin seems thinner & drier. Use lots of lotion & more careful playing with the dog-end up with scratches from her nails..

      over 5 years ago
    • Quiltstitchsew's Avatar

      I have been on it for four months. I don't really have many complaints that I can't explain away for other reasons but just lately, my eyebrows and eyelashes are thinning out. They had been back but are now disappearing. It's not the worst thing but I suspect the hair on my head may not fill in much better and THAT I do not like at all.

      over 5 years ago

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