Which side effects can occur during the administration of Remifemin?
Evaluation of the side effects is based on the following frequencies*: (See table.)
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Rare: gastrointestinal disorders (dyspepsia, diarrhoea), allergic skin reactions (urticaria, pruritus, skin rash), facial oedema and peripheral oedema. Rarely an increase in liver enzymes (transaminases) may occur.
Liver injury associated with the use of medicinal products made of black cohosh root has been reported with a very rare frequency. A definite causal relationship with these medicinal products has not been proven to date.
In such cases, the patient should discontinue the medicinal product and contact the doctor.
If the patient notice side effects that are not described in the package insert, report them to the physician or pharmacist.