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    histrelin implant

    Side Effects

    List histrelin implant side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with histrelin implant:

    Common side effects of histrelin implant:

    • BruiseLess Severe
    • Complication at Treatment SiteLess Severe
    • Decrease in Size of a TesticleLess Severe
    • Hard Irregular Scarring of Skin Often Increasing in SizeLess Severe
    • Low EnergyLess Severe
    • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of histrelin implant:

    • DepressionSevere
    • PainSevere
    • Altered Interest in Having Sexual IntercourseLess Severe
    • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
    • Collection of Clotted Blood in an Organ, Space or TissueLess Severe
    • DizzyLess Severe
    • Enlarged BreastsLess Severe
    • Frequent UrinationLess Severe
    • Genital ItchingLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • Inability to have an ErectionLess Severe
    • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
    • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
    • Puffy SkinLess Severe
    • Redness of SkinLess Severe
    • Skin InflammationLess Severe
    • Weight GainLess Severe

    Rare side effects of histrelin implant:

    • AnemiaSevere
    • BackacheSevere
    • Bloody UrineSevere
    • Bone PainSevere
    • Breast TendernessSevere
    • Cannot Empty BladderSevere
    • DiabetesSevere
    • Difficult or Painful UrinationSevere
    • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsSevere
    • Heart AttackSevere
    • Heart Throbbing or PoundingSevere
    • High Amount of Calcium in the BloodSevere
    • Infarct of Pituitary GlandSevere
    • ItchingSevere
    • Joint PainSevere
    • Kidney DiseaseSevere
    • Kidney StoneSevere
    • Liver ProblemsSevere
    • Muscle PainSevere
    • Neck PainSevere
    • SeizuresSevere
    • Spinal Cord CompressionSevere
    • StrokeSevere
    • Trouble BreathingSevere
    • TwitchingSevere
    • Ventricular Premature BeatsSevere
    • Water RetentionSevere
    • Abnormally Long or Heavy PeriodsLess Severe
    • Easily Angered or AnnoyedLess Severe
    • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
    • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Feeling ColdLess Severe
    • Feeling WeakLess Severe
    • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
    • High Blood SugarLess Severe
    • High CholesterolLess Severe
    • Increased HungerLess Severe
    • InfectionLess Severe
    • Migraine HeadacheLess Severe
    • Mood ChangesLess Severe
    • NosebleedLess Severe
    • Not Feeling WellLess Severe
    • Painful PeriodsLess Severe
    • Sexual ProblemsLess Severe
    • SluggishnessLess Severe
    • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
    • Weight LossLess Severe

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