Fulvestrant Syringe Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • an infection
  • abnormal liver function tests
  • a high alanine transaminase level
  • a high aspartate transaminase level
  • increased alkaline phosphatase
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • depression
  • widening of blood vessels
  • throat irritation
  • constipation
  • itching
  • joint pain
  • backache
  • bone pain
  • dizziness
  • difficulty sleeping
  • fever
  • low energy
  • flu-like symptoms
  • pain
  • a skin rash
  • decreased appetite
  • headache
  • trouble breathing
  • cough
  • chest pain
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • pelvic pain
  • reactions at the site of the injection
  • a feeling of pins and needles on skin
  • generalized weakness
  • intense abdominal pain
  • pain in the muscles or bones
  • drug-induced hot flashes
  • INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • low levels of a type of white blood cell called neutrophils
  • a clot in the lung
  • blood clot in a deep vein of the extremities
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • anemia
  • arthritis
  • excessive sweating
  • anxious feelings
  • an accidental injury
  • RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • low levels of white blood cells
  • a blood clot in the brain
  • obstruction of a blood vessel by a blood clot
  • liver failure
  • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
  • high amount of bilirubin in the blood
  • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
  • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • bleeding not related to menstrual period
  • hives
  • muscle pain
  • pain in the arms or legs
  • sensation of spinning or whirling
  • back pain caused by a problem with the sciatic nerve
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