For women with postmenopausal osteoporosis at high risk for fracture

Possible Side Effects

Some patients experienced side effects while on TYMLOS.

TYMLOS can cause serious side effects including:

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Decrease in blood pressure when you change positions

Some people may feel dizzy, have a faster heartbeat or feel lightheaded soon after the TYMLOS injection is given. These symptoms generally go away within a few hours. Take your injections of TYMLOS in a place where you can sit or lie down right away if you get these symptoms. If your symptoms get worse or do not go away, stop taking TYMLOS and call your healthcare provider.

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Increased blood calcium (hypercalcemia)

TYMLOS can cause some people to have a higher blood calcium level than normal. Your healthcare provider may check your blood calcium before you start and during your treatment with TYMLOS. Tell your healthcare provider if you have nausea, vomiting, constipation, low energy or muscle weakness. These may be signs there is too much calcium in your blood.

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Increased urine calcium (hypercalciuria)

TYMLOS can cause some people to have higher levels of calcium in their urine than normal. Increased calcium may also cause you to develop kidney stones (urolithiasis) in your kidneys, bladder or urinary tract. Tell your healthcare provider right away if you get any symptoms of kidney stones which may include pain in your lower back or lower stomach area, pain when you urinate or blood in your urine.

The most common side effects of TYMLOS include:

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Dizziness
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Nausea
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Headache
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Fast heartbeat
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Feeling very tired (fatigue)
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Upper stomach pain
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Vertigo

These are not all the possible side effects of TYMLOS. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-332-1088.

If you take more TYMLOS than prescribed you may experience symptoms such as muscle weakness, low energy, headache, nausea, dizziness (especially when getting up after sitting for a while) and a faster heartbeat. Stop taking TYMLOS and call your healthcare provider right away.

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