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Femara Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Tell your doctor or healthcare professional if your symptoms do not start to get better or if they get worse.

Do not become pregnant while taking this medicine or for 3 weeks after stopping it. Women should inform their doctor if they wish to become pregnant or think they might be pregnant. There is a potential for serious side effects to an unborn child. Talk to your health care professional or pharmacist for more information. Do not breast-feed while taking this medicine or for 3 weeks after stopping it.

This medicine may interfere with the ability to have a child. Talk with your doctor or health care professional if you are concerned about your fertility.

Using this medicine for a long time may increase your risk of low bone mass. Talk to your doctor about bone health.

You may get drowsy or dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs mental alertness until you know how this medicine affects you. Do not stand or sit up quickly, especially if you are an older patient. This reduces the risk of dizzy or fainting spells.

You may need blood work done while you are taking this medicine.

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Common and Rare Side Effects

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Less common

Bone fracture

breast pain

chest pain

chills, fever, or flu-like symptoms

mental depression

swelling of the feet or lower legs

Rare

Continuing or severe nervousness

cough

dizziness or lightheadedness

fainting

fast heartbeat

heart attack

increased sweating

nausea

pain in the chest, groin, or legs, especially the calves

severe and sudden, unexplained troubled breathing

severe, sudden headache

slurred speech

sudden loss of coordination

sudden, severe weakness or numbness in the arm or leg

swollen glands

vaginal bleeding

vision changes

Incidence not known

Black, tarry stools

blindness

blurred vision

burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings

chest discomfort

dark urine

decreased vision

dilated neck veins

extreme tiredness or weakness

general tiredness or weakness

increased need to urinate

irregular breathing

irregular heartbeat

light-colored stools

painful or difficult urination

passing urine more often

sore throat

sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth

unusual bleeding or bruising

unusual tiredness or weakness

upper right abdominal pain

weight gain

white or brownish vaginal discharge

yellow eyes and skin

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More common

Back pain

bone pain

hot flashes (sudden sweating and feeling of warmth)

joint pain

muscle pain

Less common

Anxiety

confusion

constipation

diarrhea

dry mouth

headache

increased thirst

loss of appetite or weight loss

metallic taste

skin rash or itching

sleepiness

spinning or whirling sensation causing loss of balance

stomach pain or upset

trouble sleeping

vomiting

weakness

Incidence not known

Bad, unusual, or unpleasant (after) taste and thirst

being forgetful

change in taste

dryness of the skin

hair loss

hives or welts

increased appetite

irritability

nervousness

red, sore eyes

redness of the skin

swelling or inflammation of the mouth

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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