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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Incidence not known

  1. Abdominal pain, cramping, or tenderness
  2. bleeding gums
  3. blood in the urine or stools
  4. bloody, black, or tarry stools
  5. burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings
  6. constipation
  7. convulsions
  8. coughing or vomiting blood
  9. dark-colored urine
  10. heartburn
  11. hives or itching
  12. increased menstrual flow or vaginal bleeding
  13. indigestion
  14. large, flat, blue or purplish patches in the skin
  15. nausea or vomiting
  16. nosebleeds
  17. pains in the stomach, side, or abdomen, possibly radiating to the back
  18. pinpoint red or purple spots on the skin
  19. prolonged bleeding from cuts
  20. red or black, tarry stools or dark urine
  21. unusual bleeding or bruising
  22. unusual tiredness or weakness
  23. vomiting of material that looks like coffee grounds, severe and continuing

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. Difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  2. dizziness
  3. drowsiness
  4. itching skin
  5. lightheadedness
  6. nausea
  7. relaxed and calm feeling
  8. sleepiness
  9. vomiting

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.