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abiraterone

Side Effects

List abiraterone side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with abiraterone:

Common side effects of abiraterone:

  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • Broken BoneSevere
  • Decreased Number of Lymphocytes in the BloodSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • Low Amount of Potassium in the BloodSevere
  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusLess Severe
  • Bloody UrineLess Severe
  • BruiseLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • FallingLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Frequent UrinationLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Trouble BreathingLess Severe
  • Urinary Tract InfectionLess Severe
  • Urination During the NightLess Severe
  • Visible Water RetentionLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of abiraterone:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • High Amount of Bilirubin in the BloodSevere
  • Chest PainLess Severe

Rare side effects of abiraterone:

  • Decreased Function of the Adrenal GlandSevere
  • Disease of Inadequate Blood Flow to the Heart MuscleSevere
  • Disease of the Muscle of the Heart with EnlargementSevere
  • Enlarged HeartSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • Heart FailureSevere
  • Interstitial PneumonitisSevere
  • Serious Muscle Damage that may Lead to Kidney FailureSevere
  • Water RetentionSevere
  • Muscle ProblemsLess Severe

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