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 pain
  2. black, tarry stools
  3. bleeding gums
  4. bloating
  5. blood in the urine or stools
  6. blurred vision
  7. chest pain
  8. chills
  9. clay-colored stools
  10. cold sweats
  11. confusion
  12. constipation
  13. convulsions
  14. cough
  15. dark urine
  16. decrease in the frequency of urination
  17. decrease in urine volume
  18. difficult or troubled breathing
  19. difficulty in passing urine (dribbling)
  20. dizziness
  21. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up from lying or sitting position
  22. fainting
  23. fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  24. fever
  25. headache
  26. high fever
  27. increased sweating
  28. irregular, fast or slow, or shallow breathing
  29. lightheadedness
  30. loss of appetite
  31. loss of bladder control
  32. nausea or vomiting
  33. nervousness
  34. painful or difficult urination
  35. pale or blue lips, fingernails, or skin
  36. pinpoint red spots on the skin
  37. pounding in the ears
  38. rash or itching
  39. severe muscle stiffness
  40. shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet
  41. slow or fast heartbeat
  42. sore throat
  43. sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth
  44. stomach pain
  45. swollen glands
  46. tiredness
  47. trembling or shaking of the hands or feet
  48. unpleasant breath odor
  49. unusual bleeding or bruising
  50. unusual tiredness or weakness
  51. unusually pale skin
  52. vomiting of blood
  53. 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. Drowsiness

Incidence not known

  1. Anxiety
  2. blurred or loss of vision
  3. confusion
  4. confusion about identity, place, and time
  5. constipation
  6. disturbed color perception
  7. double vision
  8. dry mouth
  9. false or unusual sense of well-being
  10. halos around lights
  11. increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight
  12. night blindness
  13. overbright appearance of lights
  14. redness or other discoloration of the skin
  15. relaxed and calm
  16. restlessness
  17. seeing, hearing, or feeling things that are not there
  18. severe sunburn
  19. sleepiness or unusual drowsiness
  20. trouble sleeping
  21. tunnel vision

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.