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What are side effects of aromasin (exemestane)?

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Dr. David Geffner
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Several

Hot flashes, hair loss, joint/bone/muscle pain, tiredness, unusual sweating, nausea, diarrhea, dizziness, and trouble sleeping may occur .
This medication may rarely cause serious problems from blood clots (such a heart attack or stroke). If any of these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor promptly.

In brief: Several

Hot flashes, hair loss, joint/bone/muscle pain, tiredness, unusual sweating, nausea, diarrhea, dizziness, and trouble sleeping may occur .
This medication may rarely cause serious problems from blood clots (such a heart attack or stroke). If any of these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor promptly.
Dr. David Geffner
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: There are some

It blocks conversion to estrogen so some serious side effects are: osteoporosis, bone fractures, blood clot, heart pain, stroke, hypertension.
Common side effects are: hot flash, fatigue, hair loss, headache, insomnia, sweating, diarrhea, depression, dizziness, muscle pain, swelling, cough...

In brief: There are some

It blocks conversion to estrogen so some serious side effects are: osteoporosis, bone fractures, blood clot, heart pain, stroke, hypertension.
Common side effects are: hot flash, fatigue, hair loss, headache, insomnia, sweating, diarrhea, depression, dizziness, muscle pain, swelling, cough...
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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