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. Diarrhea
  2. fever or chills
  3. headache
  4. itching, pain, redness, swelling, tenderness or warmth on the skin
  5. joint pain
  6. muscle aches and pains
  7. nausea or vomiting
  8. runny nose or sneezing
  9. sore throat

Less common or rare

  1. Difficulty with swallowing
  2. hives, itching, or rash
  3. swelling of the face or lips
  4. unusual bruising or bleeding
  5. unusual tiredness or weakness

Incidence not known

  1. Dizziness
  2. fast heartbeat
  3. hives or welts
  4. large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  5. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips or tongue

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. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. bleeding, blistering, burning, coldness, discoloration of skin, feeling of pressure, hives, infection, inflammation, itching, lumps, numbness, pain, rash, redness, scarring, soreness, stinging, swelling, tenderness, tingling, ulceration, or warmth at the injection site
  3. difficulty with moving
  4. headache
  5. muscle aches or stiffness

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.