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    Side Effects

    List Arimidex side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with Arimidex:

    Common side effects of Arimidex:

    • Broken BoneSevere
    • Chest PainSevere
    • High Blood PressureSevere
    • Trouble BreathingSevere
    • "Change Of Life" SignsLess Severe
    • ArthritisLess Severe
    • BackacheLess Severe
    • Bone PainLess Severe
    • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
    • CoughLess Severe
    • DepressionLess Severe
    • DiarrheaLess Severe
    • DizzyLess Severe
    • Dry MouthLess Severe
    • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Feeling WeakLess Severe
    • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or HandsLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • Irritation Of The Stomach Or IntestinesLess Severe
    • Joint PainLess Severe
    • LymphedemaLess Severe
    • Numbness And TinglingLess Severe
    • OsteoporosisLess Severe
    • PainLess Severe
    • RashLess Severe
    • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
    • Temporary Redness Of Face And NeckLess Severe
    • Throat IrritationLess Severe
    • Throwing UpLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of Arimidex:

    • AnemiaSevere
    • AnginaSevere
    • Blood Clot In VeinSevere
    • CataractsSevere
    • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
    • Obstruction Of A Blood Vessel By A Blood ClotSevere
    • Bleeding Not Related To Menstrual PeriodLess Severe
    • Breast TendernessLess Severe
    • Carpal Tunnel SyndromeLess Severe
    • ConstipationLess Severe
    • Discharge From The VaginaLess Severe
    • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
    • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
    • Hair LossLess Severe
    • IndigestionLess Severe
    • Inflammation Of The NoseLess Severe
    • Inflammation Or Infection Of Vagina And VulvaLess Severe
    • ItchingLess Severe
    • Mood ChangesLess Severe
    • Muscle PainLess Severe
    • Pelvic PainLess Severe
    • Sinus Irritation And CongestionLess Severe
    • Urinary Tract InfectionLess Severe
    • Vaginal DrynessLess Severe
    • Weight GainLess Severe

    Rare side effects of Arimidex:

    • Disease Of Inadequate Blood Flow To The Heart MuscleSevere
    • Erythema MultiformeSevere
    • Giant HivesSevere
    • HepatitisSevere
    • HivesSevere
    • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
    • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
    • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver ProblemsSevere
    • Abnormal Liver Function TestsLess Severe
    • ConfusedLess Severe
    • DrowsinessLess Severe
    • High Amount Of Calcium In The BloodLess Severe
    • High CholesterolLess Severe
    • Trigger FingerLess Severe

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    CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

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