Exemestane Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Decreased Number Of Lymphocytes In The Blood
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Trouble Breathing

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Decreased Calcification Or Density Of Bone
  • Drug-Induced Hot Flash
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Flu-Like Symptoms
  • Hair Loss
  • Head Pain
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Low Energy
  • Pain
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Acute Infection Of The Nose, Throat Or Sinus
  • Angina
  • Broken Bone
  • Bronchitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Disease Of Inadequate Blood Flow To The Heart Muscle
  • Heart Attack
  • High Amount Of Bilirubin In The Blood
  • Infection
  • Obstruction Of A Blood Vessel By A Blood Clot
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overgrowth Of The Uterine Lining
  • Polyps Of The Lining Of The Uterus Or The Endometrium
  • Sinus Irritation And Congestion
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
  • Visible Water Retention

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Backache
  • Bone Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Confused
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Cramps
  • Depression
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizzy
  • Feeling Anxious
  • Feeling Weak
  • Fever
  • Increased Hunger
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation Of The Nose
  • Itching
  • Joint Damage Causing Pain And Loss Of Function
  • Muscle Pain
  • Numbness
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Pain In Arms Or Legs
  • Problems With Eyesight
  • Rash
  • Skin Inflammation
  • Throat Irritation
  • Urinary Tract Infection

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acute Pustular Eruptions On Skin
  • Heart Failure
  • Hepatitis
  • Inflammation Of The Liver With Stoppage Of Bile Flow
  • Stomach Ulcer

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Hives
  • Trigger Finger

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