Side Effects of Androgen Deprivation Therapy
Bone fractures are an important complication.
- Weight Gain
Weight gain is a well recognized side effect.
- Change in Body Shape
Multiple changes in body shape can occur.
- Hot Flashes
Although not dangerous, hot flashes can cause significant quality-of-life issues.
Fatigue is a common side effect.
- Sexual Dysfunction
This side effect prompts the most anxiety among men.
- Changes in Emotions and Thinking
Hormone therapy can cause changes in your emotions and your thinking.
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