Side Effects

Drug information provided by: Micromedex

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. Black, tarry stools
  2. chills
  3. cough
  4. difficult or labored breathing
  5. fever
  6. lower back or side pain
  7. painful or difficult urination
  8. pale skin
  9. sore throat
  10. tightness in the chest
  11. troubled breathing with exertion
  12. ulcers, sores, or white spots in the mouth
  13. unusual bleeding or bruising
  14. unusual tiredness or weakness

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. Change in taste
  2. decreased appetite
  3. diarrhea
  4. difficulty with moving
  5. dizziness
  6. dry mouth
  7. dry skin
  8. hair loss or thinning of the hair
  9. irritability
  10. lack or loss of strength
  11. loss of taste
  12. muscle pain or stiffness
  13. nausea
  14. pain in the joints
  15. rash
  16. sleeplessness
  17. trouble sleeping
  18. unable to sleep
  19. vomiting

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.