Read the side effects of Elagolix as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Nausea, stomach pain, diarrhea or constipation
Suicidal thoughts, mood changes, anxiety, depression, headache, difficulty in sleeping, irritability, dizziness
Nausea, menstrual abnormalities, elevation in liver enzyme levels, jaundice
, pain in the joints, night sweats, weight gain, lack of interest in sex
Other Precautions :
• Cholesterol levels may increase in patients taking elagolix mainly within 1 or 2 months of the treatment; checking the levels of cholesterol during this period is usually advised.
• Do not take elagolix tablets for conditions for which it is not prescribed.
• Never share the medication with another woman without a doctor’s approval even though she has similar symptoms.
• Dispose unused medications safely in a closed household trash or by a community take-back program and do not flush elagolix down the toilet.