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danazol

Side Effects

List danazol side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with danazol:

Common side effects of danazol:

  • Absence of Menstrual PeriodsSevere
  • Bleeding Not Related to Menstrual PeriodSevere
  • Irregular PeriodsSevere
  • Wasting Away of Breast TissueSevere
  • AcneLess Severe
  • Weight GainLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of danazol:

  • MasculinizationSevere
  • Visible Water RetentionSevere
  • Deficiency of the Hormone EstrogenLess Severe
  • Hair LossLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
  • Vaginal DrynessLess Severe
  • Voice DisorderLess Severe

Rare side effects of danazol:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Abnormal Metabolism of Fats and CholesterolSevere
  • Acute Blood Clot in an ArterySevere
  • Acute Inflammation of the PancreasSevere
  • Bloody UrineSevere
  • Carpal Tunnel SyndromeSevere
  • CataractsSevere
  • Cyst Formation in the SpleenSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Fluid Secretion from the BreastSevere
  • Hemorrhage from the GumsSevere
  • Hereditary Liver Metabolism DisorderSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Increase of White Blood CellsSevere
  • Increased Eosinophils in the BloodSevere
  • Liver ProblemsSevere
  • Microscopic Blood-Filled Cavities in the LiverSevere
  • Neoplasm of LiverSevere
  • Obstruction of a Blood Vessel by a Blood ClotSevere
  • Pseudotumor CerebriSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Serious Muscle Damage that may Lead to Kidney FailureSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • StrokeSevere
  • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Liver ProblemsSevere
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Low Sperm CountLess Severe
  • Mood ChangesLess Severe
  • NervousLess Severe
  • Sun-Sensitive SkinLess Severe

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