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. Abnormal or decreased touch sensation
  2. arm, back, or jaw pain
  3. bleeding, blistering, burning, coldness, discoloration of the skin, feeling of pressure, hives, infection, inflammation, itching, lumps, numbness, pain, rash, redness, scarring, soreness, stinging, swelling, tenderness, tingling, ulceration, or warmth at the injection site
  4. blurred vision
  5. chest pain or discomfort
  6. chest tightness or heaviness
  7. dizziness
  8. fainting
  9. fast, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse
  10. fear or nervousness
  11. headache
  12. nausea or vomiting
  13. paleness of the skin
  14. pounding in the ears
  15. restlessness
  16. shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet
  17. shortness of breath
  18. slow or fast heartbeat
  19. stroke
  20. sweating
  21. trembling or shaking of the hands or feet
  22. troubled breathing
  23. unusual tiredness or weakness

Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur:

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Agitation
  2. coldness of the skin
  3. coma
  4. confusion
  5. decreased urine output
  6. depression
  7. drowsiness
  8. hostility
  9. irritability
  10. lethargy
  11. lightheadedness, dizziness, or fainting
  12. muscle twitching
  13. pounding, slow heartbeat
  14. rapid weight gain
  15. rapid, deep breathing
  16. seizures
  17. stomach cramps
  18. stupor
  19. swelling of the face, ankles, or hands

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.