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Report signs or symptoms of any of the following: Thromboembolic or thrombotic disorders including sudden severe headache or vomiting, disturbance of vision or speech, loss of vision, numbness or weakness in an extremity, sharp or crushing chest pain, calf pain, shortness of breath, severe abdominal pain or mass, mental depression or unusual bleeding. Discontinue taking the medication if you suspect you are pregnant or become pregnant.
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004
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