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    mifepristone

    Side Effects

    List mifepristone side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with mifepristone:

    Common side effects of mifepristone:

    • BackacheSevere
    • Bleeding Not Related to Menstrual PeriodSevere
    • ChillsSevere
    • Low Amount of Potassium in the BloodSevere
    • Stomach CrampsSevere
    • Uterine CrampsSevere
    • DiarrheaLess Severe
    • DizzyLess Severe
    • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Feeling WeakLess Severe
    • FeverLess Severe
    • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • High Blood PressureLess Severe
    • Joint PainLess Severe
    • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
    • Low EnergyLess Severe
    • Overgrowth of the Uterine LiningLess Severe
    • Throwing UpLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of mifepristone:

    • Infection caused by a VirusSevere
    • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
    • IndigestionLess Severe
    • Inflammation or Infection of VaginaLess Severe

    Rare side effects of mifepristone:

    • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
    • AnemiaSevere
    • Decreased Function of the Adrenal GlandSevere
    • Feeling FaintSevere
    • Giant HivesSevere
    • InfectionSevere
    • Infection caused by BacteriaSevere
    • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
    • Pelvic Inflammatory DiseaseSevere
    • Prolonged Q-T Interval on EKGSevere
    • Sepsis Caused by BacteriaSevere
    • Tearing of the Uterus while PregnantSevere
    • AnxiousLess Severe
    • Discharge from the VaginaLess Severe
    • Fast HeartbeatLess Severe
    • HivesLess Severe
    • ItchingLess Severe
    • Pain in Arms or LegsLess Severe
    • Pelvic PainLess Severe
    • RashLess Severe
    • Sinus Irritation and CongestionLess Severe
    • Trouble BreathingLess Severe

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