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Potential Side Effects from Hormone Therapy for Carcinoma of Unknown Primary Origin

Hormone therapy may also cause side effects. These depend on the type of therapy you get or drugs you receive. These are some common side effects listed from most to least common.

  • Hot flashes

  • Anemia (low red-blood-cell levels)

  • Thinking and remembering problems

  • Weight gain

  • Tiredness and fatigue

  • Depression

Tell your doctor about any side effects you have. There are often ways to ease them and help you feel better.