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:

Incidence not known

  1. Anxiety
  2. blurred vision
  3. burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings
  4. chest pain
  5. confusion
  6. cough
  7. difficult or labored breathing
  8. difficulty with swallowing
  9. dizziness or lightheadedness
  10. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  11. fainting
  12. fast heartbeat
  13. hives, itching, or skin rash
  14. large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  15. nausea
  16. pains in the chest, groin, or legs, especially calves of the legs
  17. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  18. restlessness
  19. severe headaches of sudden onset
  20. sudden loss of coordination
  21. sudden onset of shortness of breath for no apparent reason
  22. sudden onset of slurred speech
  23. sudden shortness of breath or troubled breathing
  24. sudden vision changes
  25. sweating
  26. tenderness, pain, swelling, warmth, skin discoloration, and prominent superficial veins over affected area
  27. tightness in the chest
  28. unusual drowsiness, dullness, tiredness, weakness, or feeling of sluggishness
  29. unusual tiredness or weakness
  30. 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:

Less common

  1. Change in taste
  2. loss of taste
  3. pain in the arms or legs

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.