Broken femur (right)

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What is broken femur (right)?

The femur is the thigh bone and is very strong. In people with normal bone strength, the most common causes are car accidents and falls from a great heights. Fractures that occur in people with osteoporosis, tumor, infection or other bone diseases are known as pathological fractures.

Common symptoms reported by people with broken femur (right)

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, insomnia, fatigue, and pain) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with broken femur (right)

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Depressed mood (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Remeron)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Depressed mood (1) Insomnia (1)
Treatment name(s)
Type
Procedures
How many have tried
1
Tried for
broken femur (right) (1)
Treatment name(s)
Type
Procedures
How many have tried
1
Tried for
broken femur (right) (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Flexeril)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Vistaril)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Stress (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Advil)
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(TENS Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation)
Type
Procedures
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Percocet)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Pain (1)

Data from patients with broken femur (right), who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with broken femur (right)

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta)
Perceived effectiveness
for Depressed mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
Depressed mood (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Perceived effectiveness
for Pain (7 evaluations)
Side effects
Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)
Total evaluations
7
Tried for
Pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Remeron)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
Depressed mood (1) Insomnia (1)
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
for broken femur (right) (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
broken femur (right) (1)
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
broken femur (right) (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Flexeril)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
Pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Vistaril)
Perceived effectiveness
for Stress (11 evaluations)
Side effects
Total evaluations
11
Tried for
Stress (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Advil)
Perceived effectiveness
for Pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
Pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(TENS Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation)
Perceived effectiveness
for Pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
Pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Percocet)
Perceived effectiveness
for Pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Incoherent sense of self
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
Pain (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with broken femur (right), who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has broken femur (right) on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 2
30s 6
40s 9
50s 9
60s 12
70+ 6
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 3
20-29 years 2
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 3
60-69 years 1
70+ years 1

Sex

Distribution of sex

64% Female
36% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 14
Not Diagnosed 2

These charts show data from broken femur (right) patients who have completed their condition history
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