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:

More common

  1. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. bloody or cloudy urine
  3. blurred vision
  4. dry mouth
  5. fever
  6. flushed, dry skin
  7. fruit-like breath odor
  8. greatly decreased frequency of urination or amount of urine
  9. increased hunger
  10. increased thirst
  11. increased urination
  12. lump or growth on the skin
  13. nausea
  14. redness, swelling, or pain of the skin
  15. scaling of the skin on the hands and feet
  16. skin blisters
  17. skin rash
  18. sweating
  19. swelling of the feet or lower legs
  20. tingling of the hands and feet
  21. troubled breathing
  22. ulceration of the skin
  23. unexplained weight loss
  24. unusual tiredness or weakness
  25. vomiting

Less common

  1. Blurred vision or other change in vision
  2. change in color vision
  3. difficulty seeing at night
  4. eye pain
  5. increased sensitivity of the eyes to sunlight
  6. redness of the eye
  7. tearing

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. Back pain
  2. constipation
  3. cough
  4. darkened urine
  5. difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  6. difficulty with moving
  7. fast heartbeat
  8. hair loss or thinning of the hair
  9. headache
  10. indigestion
  11. loss of appetite
  12. muscle aches
  13. muscle pain or stiffness
  14. pain in the joints
  15. pains in the stomach, side, or abdomen, possibly radiating to the back
  16. sore throat
  17. stuffy or runny nose
  18. yellow eyes or 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.