Mitotane Tablet Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Problem With Adrenal Gland

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Depression
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizzy
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Rash
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Cataracts
  • Disease Of The Retina Of The Eye
  • Double Vision
  • Inflammation Of The Bladder With Hemorrhage

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon Standing
  • Blurred Vision
  • Drowsiness
  • Fever
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Inducing Of A Relaxed Easy State
  • Muscle Pain
  • Sluggishness
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Hepatitis
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Ovarian Cyst
  • Toxic Effect On Brain Or Spinal Cord Function

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Altered Mental Status
  • Bloody Urine
  • Confused
  • Dysarthria
  • Elevation Of Proteins In The Urine
  • Enlarged Breasts
  • Feeling Weak
  • Head Pain
  • High Amount Of Triglyceride In The Blood
  • High Cholesterol
  • Uncoordinated

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