Side effect(s) of Raloxifene

Read the side effects of Raloxifene as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Serious adverse effects- Deep vein thrombosis (clotting in the deep veins), pulmonary embolus, stroke.

Most Common- Hot flushes, leg cramps, sweating, sleep disorders, peripheral edema, vaginal bleeding; flu-like symptoms, rashes, headache.

Gastrointestinal- Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, GI disturbances.

Metabolic- Weight gain.

Musculoskeletal- Joint pain, muscle pain, inflammation of joints, tendon disorder.

Central Nervous System- Depression, sleeplessness, dizziness, nerve disease.

Respiratory- Inflammation of respiratory tract, runny nose, increased cough.

Skin- Rash, sweating.

Eye- Inflammation of conjunctiva.

Genitourinary- Urinary tract infection, inflammation of vagina, vaginal bleeding, uterine disorder.

Potentially Fatal- Endometrial carcinoma and thromboembolic events.

Other Precautions : *Take exactly as directed by your healthcare provider.
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