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What are the common adverse reactions of letrozole ?

What are the common adverse reactions of letrozole ?

Letrozole: There are many so please follow this link for an appropriate list. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/drug-information/dr601669/dsection=side-effects. ...Read more

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Dr. Edward Kuhnley
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Letrozole (Definition)

Letrozole is a commonly used medicine for the prevention/treatment of certain types of breast cancer. It is a safe medicine. It prevents the conversion of male to female hormones. It is also commonly used now for fertility treatment. It can help ovulation and can help a woman make an extra egg sometimes. It is often used instead of Clomid (clomiphene) for fertility treatment ...Read more


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What are the common adverse reactions of aromasin (exemestane) ?

What are the common adverse reactions of aromasin (exemestane) ?

Menopause symptoms: The most common clinical side effect noted with all hormonal therapy is general menopausal symptoms (hot flashes, etc). Ais all cause a decrease in bone density that usually plateaus at ~2yrs then recovers after the meds are stopped. In trials, no pts go from normal density to osteoporosis. The other effects are bone/joint symptoms (likely also acute menopause symp.) usually improving with time. ...Read more

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What are the most common adverse reactions to fluoxetine?

What are the most common adverse reactions to fluoxetine?

In short: Nausea, headache, insomnia, nervousness and anxiety. But any medication can cause almost any common side effect in a particular patient. ...Read more

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What are common adverse reactions of taxol (paclitaxel)?

What are common adverse reactions of taxol (paclitaxel)?

Multiple, see below.: The most common adverse reactions are low blood counts, irritation of your nerve endings, nausea, vomiting, muscle & joint aches, diarrhea, irritation of your oral cavity, fever, swelling, and abnormalities of your liver function tests. See your doctor if you have any of these symptoms to see if your dose needs to be modified. ...Read more

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What are some of the common side effects of lamivudine?

What are some of the common side effects of lamivudine?

Lamivudine: Black box warnings include: lactic acidosis and severe hepatomegaly with steatosis, severe acute HBV exacerbations in hbv/hiv co-infected patients. Other serious reactions include: hepatotoxicity, pancreatitis, rhabdomyolysis, anemia, anaphylaxis, autoimmune disorders, peripheral neuropathy. Other side effects include: headache, nausea, diarrhea, depression and others. ...Read more

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What are the common types of hypersensitivity reactions?

What are the common types of hypersensitivity reactions?

Many possibilities: The word "hypersensitivity" often is used to describe an allergic reaction. Possible causes of allergic reactions are sensitivities to foods, insects, medications, etc... ...Read more

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What are the effects of histamine usually?

What are the effects of histamine usually?

Lots of effects: Histamine is a chemical that is ordinarily present in different types of cells in the body. It has multiple effects on blood vessels, glands and nerves and the symptoms depend on whether the histamine is released locally or throughout the body. In the nose, causes sneezing, itching and runny nose. In the skin causes swelling and itching and redness. ...Read more

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What are the most common side effects of methotrexate?

What are the most common side effects of methotrexate?

Nausea, hair loss,: There are many described that can be lessened by also taken folic acid. the things we look for are many including nausea - sometimes called ucks, hair loss, mouth sore, low blood counts, liver changes, Rare one, include lung problems and a type of lymphoma. You need to discuss this with your physician and help monitor you and reduce these risks. ...Read more

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What are common adverse reactions of herceptin (trastuzumab)?

What are common adverse reactions of herceptin (trastuzumab)?

Various: There are many common adverse reactions to herceptin (trastuzumab). These include pain fevers, chills, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, headache, fatigue, cough, trouble breathing, rash, infections, lack of appetite, swelling, and changes in your blood counts. Additionally, Herceptin (trastuzumab) is sometimes combined with other medications which can cause a different set of adverse reactions. ...Read more

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What are the adverse effects of persantine?

What are the adverse effects of persantine?

Usually none: But, Persantine is a vasodilator and can rarely cause a drop in blood pressure. It can also cause constriction of the airways of the lung, and rarely can cause a brief pause in the heart rhythm for several seconds. ...Read more

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What are the common side effects of estrogen?

What are the common side effects of estrogen?

Several: Any woman taking a medicine with estrogen can have nausea, vomiting, and headaches. A menopausal woman taking estrogen can be at higher risk for uterine and breast cancer. ...Read more

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What are the common side effects of tamoxifen?

What are the common side effects of tamoxifen?

Menopausal symptoms: The most common side effects of tamoxifen include hot flashes, changes in menstrual period, vaginal dryness, headaches, fatigue, and GI upset. Less common but more serious side effects include blood clots, strokes, uterine cancer, and cataracts. ...Read more

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What are the most common side effects of precedex?

What are the most common side effects of precedex?

Low BP and/or HR: It is a short acting drug that is used for sedation either during procedures or while a patient is in the icu. During the infusion, either low blood pressure or heart rate may occur, it is usually dose related. There should not be any long term side effects as once the infusion is stopped, the drug is metabolized due to a very short half life. ...Read more

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What are some of the side effects for letrozole?

What are some of the side effects for letrozole?

Letrozole: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a698004.html if any concern, please see and discuss with your oncologist. ...Read more

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What are some common side effects of bextra?

What are some common side effects of bextra?

Superb benefit: Unfortunately this medication was pulled from the market because of problems in cardiac surgery patients - for whom its use was inappropriate - although the study was requested by the fda. It is one of the most effective nsaid's we had seen in years, with much lower ulcer risk than most of the others. ...Read more

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What are the common side effects of Prialt?

What are the common side effects of Prialt?

Prialt Side effects: Per Drugs. Com, Prialt (Ziconotide) side effects may include: "abnormal gait, aphasia, asthenia, dizziness, memory impairment, speech disturbance, ataxia, hypertonia, visual disturbance, & anorexia. Other side effects include: hallucination, nystagmus, urinary retention, vertigo, abnormality in thinking, dysesthesia, fever, & paresthesia." See: https://www.drugs.com/sfx/prialt-side-effects.html ...Read more

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What are the most common side effects of HIV meds?

What are the most common side effects of HIV meds?

Effects of HIV meds: Antiretroviral Therapy for HIV saves lives, however, when first starting a regimen, most common side effects include nausea, vomiting, fever, joint pain, headache, muscle pain, occasional dizziness according to NIH.gov. Rash and fever, or any swelling of the lips, eyes, ears or tongue could potentially be a life threatening requiring immediate attention. http://tinyurl.com/jq4rxzn ...Read more

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What are the most common side effects of tapeworm?

What are the most common side effects of tapeworm?

Possible sxs: Many people who have tapeworms have no symptoms other than seeing worms squiggling about when they have a bowel movement.. Possible symptoms/ signs can include: weight loss, loss of appetite or the opposite (hunger), nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and lethargy. It can lead to loss of important vitamins and minerals. Serious complications can occur however. ...Read more

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What are the worst symptoms of adverse drug reactiosn?

What are the worst symptoms of adverse drug reactiosn?

Anaphylaxis: The worst symptoms include problems breathing or swallowing, slurred speech, fainting, palpitations. Other type of serious reaction is called stevens-johnson syndrome - where you rapidly develop ulcers/blisters in the mouth and lips, and round lesions on the rest of the body that start to slough. These reactions are serious and you should definitely contact emergency services they occur. ...Read more