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oxymetholone

Side Effects

List oxymetholone side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with oxymetholone:

Common side effects of oxymetholone:

  • Bladder Contractions Causing Frequent Passing of UrineSevere
  • Breast TendernessSevere
  • Continued Painful ErectionSevere
  • Enlarged BreastsSevere
  • MasculinizationSevere
  • A Breaking Out of the Skin Resembling AcneLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of oxymetholone:

  • Anemia from Inadequate IronSevere
  • Cancer of the Prostate GlandSevere
  • Enlarged ProstateSevere
  • High Amount of Calcium in the BloodSevere
  • Increased Risk of BleedingSevere
  • Irritation of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
  • LeukemiaSevere
  • Liver ProblemsSevere
  • Thickening of SkinSevere
  • Visible Water RetentionSevere
  • Altered Interest in Having Sexual IntercourseLess Severe
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Leg CrampsLess Severe
  • Swelling of the AbdomenLess Severe

Rare side effects of oxymetholone:

  • High Amount of Fats in the BloodSevere
  • Liver CancerSevere
  • Liver Tissue DeathSevere
  • Microscopic Blood-Filled Cavities in the LiverSevere

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