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. Cough or hoarseness
  2. fever or chills
  3. lower back or side pain
  4. painful or difficult urination
  5. sleepiness or unusual drowsiness

Less common

  1. Bladder pain
  2. bloody or cloudy urine
  3. cold flu-like symptoms
  4. confusion
  5. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  6. discouragement
  7. fear or nervousness
  8. feeling sad or empty
  9. frequent urge to urinate
  10. irritability
  11. lack of appetite
  12. loss of interest or pleasure
  13. nerve pain
  14. nervousness
  15. seeing, hearing, or feeling things that are not there
  16. tiredness
  17. trouble with concentrating
  18. trouble with sleeping

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

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Change in consciousness
  2. loss of consciousness
  3. very drowsy or sleepy

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. Acid or sour stomach
  2. bad, unusual, or unpleasant (after) taste
  3. belching
  4. change in taste
  5. dizziness
  6. dry mouth
  7. headache
  8. heartburn
  9. indigestion
  10. nausea
  11. pain
  12. stomach discomfort, upset, or pain

Less common

  1. Abnormal dreams
  2. accidental injury
  3. decreased interest in sexual intercourse
  4. diarrhea
  5. inability to have or keep an erection
  6. pain, cramps, or heavy bleeding (females)
  7. rash
  8. swelling of the breasts or breast soreness (in both males and females)
  9. vomiting

Incidence not known

  1. Loss of memory
  2. problems with memory

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.