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

Less common or rare

  1. Chest pain
  2. cough, fever, sneezing, or sore throat
  3. feeling of heaviness in chest
  4. irregular heartbeat
  5. itching of the skin
  6. numbness and tingling of face, fingers, or toes
  7. pain in arms, legs, or lower back
  8. pain in back, chest or left arm
  9. pale bluish-colored or cold hands or feet
  10. shortness of breath or troubled breathing
  11. weak or absent pulses in legs

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Confusion
  2. convulsions (seizures)
  3. delirium
  4. dizziness
  5. headaches
  6. nausea and/or vomiting
  7. numbness, tingling, and/or pain in the legs or arms
  8. shortness of breath
  9. stomach pain

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:

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.