Side effect(s) of Etynodiol

Read the side effects of Etynodiol as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
• Menstrual disturbances, including prolonged bleeding or spotting and amenorrhea.

• Periodic abdominal bloating and breast tenderness may be due to water retention that can be relieved with diuretics.



• A decrease in HDL cholesterol.

• Hypogonadism due to its antigonadotropic effects at high dosages (5 to 60 mg/day) used in the treatment of gynecological disorders.



• Androgenic side effects like acne, hirsutism and voice changes at high doses (10 to 40 mg/day) only when used alone and not when used in low doses combined with estrogen.

Other Precautions : • Caution should be taken in diabetes patient because it may increase the blood sugar level.
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