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Side Effects

List aminoglutethimide side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with aminoglutethimide:

Common side effects of aminoglutethimide:

  • DizzyLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Itching of the PalmsLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Skin Rash of the Palms of the HandsLess Severe
  • Voluntary Movement DifficultyLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of aminoglutethimide:

  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Deficiency of Granulocytes a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Problem with Adrenal GlandSevere

Rare side effects of aminoglutethimide:

  • Enlarged Thyroid GlandSevere
  • Thyroid ProblemsSevere
  • Underactive ThyroidSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureLess Severe
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon StandingLess Severe
  • Excessive HairinessLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • MasculinizationLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

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