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:

Incidence not known

  1. Abdominal or stomach discomfort, fullness, or pain
  2. bloating
  3. blood in the urine
  4. blurred vision
  5. chest pain or discomfort
  6. chills
  7. clay-colored stools
  8. constipation
  9. dark colored urine
  10. decreased appetite
  11. diarrhea
  12. dizziness or lightheadedness
  13. dry mouth
  14. fainting
  15. fast heartbeat
  16. fast, shallow breathing
  17. fever
  18. flushed, dry skin
  19. fruit-like breath odor
  20. gaseous abdominal or stomach pain
  21. general feeling of discomfort
  22. headache
  23. hives
  24. increased hunger
  25. increased thirst
  26. increased urination
  27. indigestion
  28. irregular heartbeat
  29. itching
  30. loss of appetite
  31. loss of consciousness
  32. muscle pain or cramping
  33. nausea
  34. pain in the groin or genitals
  35. pain in the stomach, side, or abdomen, possibly radiating to the back
  36. recurrent fever
  37. severe nausea or vomiting
  38. sharp back pain just below the ribs
  39. shortness of breath
  40. skin rash
  41. sleepiness
  42. slow or irregular heartbeat
  43. stomachache
  44. sweating
  45. swelling
  46. tightness in the chest
  47. trouble with breathing
  48. unexplained weight loss
  49. unpleasant breath odor
  50. unusual tiredness or weakness
  51. vomiting
  52. vomiting of blood
  53. wheezing
  54. yellow eyes or skin

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. Back pain
  2. cough, increased
  3. discouragement
  4. extra body fat
  5. feeling sad or empty
  6. irritability
  7. loss of interest or pleasure
  8. trouble concentrating
  9. trouble sleeping

Less common

  1. Burning, numbness, tingling, or painful sensations
  2. difficulty with moving
  3. muscle stiffness
  4. pain
  5. pain in the joints
  6. sleeplessness
  7. unable to sleep
  8. unsteadiness or awkwardness
  9. weakness in the arms, hands, legs, or feet

Incidence not known

  1. Hair loss or thinning of the hair
  2. rash with flat lesions or small raised lesions on the skin

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.