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:

Less common or rare

  1. Painful irritation of skin, including burning, blistering, crusting, itching, severe redness, or swelling
  2. skin rash

Incidence not known

  1. Difficult breathing
  2. fainting
  3. hives
  4. itching
  5. swelling of the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  6. tightness in the throat

Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur:

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Burning, itching, scaling, redness, or swelling of skin (severe)

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:

Less common

  1. Dryness or peeling of the skin (may occur after a few days)
  2. feeling of warmth, mild stinging, and redness of 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.