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 as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur:

Incidence not known

  1. Attempts at killing oneself
  2. bloating
  3. body aches or pain
  4. chills
  5. congestion
  6. constipation
  7. cough
  8. darkened urine
  9. dryness or soreness of throat
  10. fast heartbeat
  11. fever
  12. hoarseness
  13. indigestion
  14. loss of appetite
  15. nausea
  16. pains in stomach, side, or abdomen, possibly radiating to the back
  17. runny nose
  18. stomach pain
  19. tender, swollen glands in neck
  20. tonic and clonic muscle movements
  21. trouble swallowing
  22. voice changes
  23. vomiting, severe

Reported in clinical trials

  1. Discouragement
  2. feeling sad or empty
  3. feeling that others are watching you or controlling your behavior
  4. feeling that others can hear your thoughts
  5. feeling, seeing, or hearing things that are not there
  6. irritability
  7. loss of interest or pleasure
  8. severe mood or mental changes
  9. tiredness
  10. trouble concentrating
  11. unusual behavior

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. Dryness
  2. flushing, redness of skin
  3. oiliness/peeling
  4. unusually warm skin

Less common

  1. Burning
  2. diarrhea
  3. difficulty breathing
  4. ear congestion
  5. headache
  6. itching skin
  7. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  8. headache
  9. joint pain
  10. joint sprain
  11. muscle aches and pains
  12. pain or tenderness around eyes and cheekbones
  13. shivering
  14. shortness of breath or trouble breathing
  15. sneezing
  16. sore throat
  17. stuffy nose
  18. sweating
  19. tightness of chest or wheezing
  20. trouble sleeping
  21. unusual tiredness or weakness

Incidence not known

  1. Facial swelling

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.