Side Effects

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Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

  1. Blurred vision
  2. chest pain or discomfort
  3. confusion
  4. cough producing mucus
  5. difficulty breathing
  6. difficulty in moving
  7. dizziness;
  8. fatigue
  9. faintness or lightheadedness when getting up from a lying or sitting position suddenly
  10. feeling unusually cold shivering
  11. headache
  12. hives or welts
  13. irregular heartbeat
  14. itching
  15. joint pain
  16. muscle aching or cramping
  17. muscle pains or stiffness
  18. nervousness
  19. pain
  20. pounding in the ears
  21. redness of skin
  22. shortness of breath
  23. skin rash
  24. stomach pain
  25. sweating
  26. swelling of ankles, feet, and lower legs
  27. swollen joints
  28. tightness in chest
  29. unusual tiredness or weakness
  30. wheezing

Incidence unknown

  1. Cloudy or bloody urine
  2. decreased cardiac output
  3. difficulty in speaking
  4. double vision
  5. feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings
  6. high blood pressure
  7. inability to move arms, legs, or facial muscles
  8. inability to speak
  9. no blood pressure or pulse
  10. partial loss of hearing
  11. pounding or rapid pulse
  12. problems with muscle control or coordination
  13. sensation of spinning
  14. shakiness and unsteady walk
  15. slow speech
  16. stopping of heart
  17. swelling of face
  18. swelling of the lip or ear
  19. throat tightness
  20. trembling
  21. unconsciousness

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More Common

  1. Acid or sour stomach
  2. belching
  3. body aches or pain
  4. body produces substance that can bind to drug making it less effective or cause side effects
  5. burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles" , or tingling feelings
  6. congestion
  7. discouragement
  8. dryness or soreness of throat
  9. fear
  10. feeling sad or empty
  11. fever, not related to infusion
  12. heartburn
  13. hoarseness
  14. indigestion
  15. irritability
  16. lack of appetite
  17. loss of interest or pleasure
  18. nausea
  19. pain or tenderness around eyes and cheekbones
  20. paleness of skin
  21. runny nose
  22. sensation of change in temperature
  23. skeletal pain
  24. sneezing
  25. stuffy nose; swelling of testes
  26. tender, swollen glands in neck
  27. trouble concentrating
  28. trouble sleeping
  29. trouble in swallowing
  30. voice changes

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.