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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

  1. Body aches or pain
  2. chills
  3. congestion
  4. cough
  5. diarrhea
  6. dryness or soreness of the throat
  7. fever
  8. headache
  9. hoarseness
  10. joint pain
  11. loss of appetite
  12. muscle aches and pains
  13. nausea
  14. shivering
  15. shortness of breath
  16. sneezing
  17. stuffy or runny nose
  18. sweating
  19. tender, swollen glands in the neck
  20. tightness in the chest
  21. trouble sleeping
  22. trouble swallowing
  23. unusual tiredness or weakness
  24. voice changes
  25. vomiting

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 the 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. dizziness or lightheadedness
  4. feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings
  5. increased weight
  6. muscle or bone pain
  7. sensation of spinning
  8. weakness

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.