Side effect(s) of Medroxyprogesterone

Read the side effects of Medroxyprogesterone as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Body as a Whole - Headache, abdominal pain/discomfort, fatigue, backache, painful menstruation and hot flashes.

Metabolic - Increased weight.

Central Nervous System - Nervousness, dizziness, decreased libdio, paralysis, facial palsy, tingling and drowsiness.

Genitourinary - Menstrual irregularities, excess bleeding, breast cancer, unexpected pregnancy, vaginal cyst, infections, increased sexual activity and absence of menstrual cycle.

Heart - Fainting, fast heart rate, deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolus and varicose veins.

Gastrointestinal - Changes in appetite, jaundice, excessive thirst and rectal bleeding.

Blood - Anemia and blood disorders.

Musculoskeletal - Joint inflammation.

Respiratory - Difficulty in breathing and asthma.

Skin - Excessive sweating, body odor and dry skin.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.
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