Forty percent of PCPs were interested in playing a role in monitoring ADT side effects
(solo or with a specialist colleague), whereas 59% expected this role to be filled by the specialist (Table 4).
The striking difference between expectations between physical and sexual side effects
may reflect our clinical practice, in that physical side effects
are emphasized during contraceptive counseling but sexual side effects
may be relatively neglected.
Two other fairly common side effects
are transient dysphagia and aspiration of fluids.
It's helpful to keep a personal immunization record with the types and dates of shots you've received, as well as any side effects
or problems that you had.
Some drugs, although safe when taken alone can, if taken with others, cause severe and dangerous side effects
present significant barriers to employment in two ways.
Two other firms, Alias and Softimage, accompanied Side Effects
into the burgeoning software animation field.
Common side effects
include mild injection-site reactions such as swelling or reddening and, less commonly, a short-term spell of flushing, chest tightness, and sometimes, shortness of breath immediately after an injection.
Other well-documented male-specific side effects
include gynecomastia (female-like breasts on the male physique), a high-pitched voice, prostate enlargement, sterility, and functional impotency.
may include coughing, skin rashes, fluid retention, excess potassium in the bloodstream, kidney problems, and an altered or lost sense of taste.
Thomas: "The critical issue here is the potential side effects
of the antihypertensives, with orthostatic hypotension and dehydration being of particular concern.
Awareness of the multiple serious side effects
of androgen deprivation therapy has been growing rapidly.