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:

More common

  1. Body aches or pain
  2. chills
  3. cough
  4. difficulty with breathing
  5. ear congestion
  6. fever
  7. headache
  8. loss of voice
  9. nasal congestion
  10. runny nose
  11. sneezing
  12. sore throat
  13. unusual tiredness or weakness

Less common

  1. Bladder pain
  2. bloody or cloudy urine
  3. blurred vision
  4. cough producing mucus
  5. diarrhea
  6. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  7. difficulty with moving
  8. dizziness
  9. frequent urge to urinate
  10. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  11. joint pain
  12. loss of appetite
  13. lower back or side pain
  14. muscle aching or cramping
  15. muscle or bone pain
  16. muscle pain or stiffness
  17. muscle spasms
  18. nausea
  19. nervousness
  20. pain in the arms or legs
  21. pounding in the ears
  22. shivering
  23. shortness of breath
  24. slow or fast heartbeat
  25. sweating
  26. swollen joints
  27. tightness in the chest
  28. trouble sleeping
  29. vomiting
  30. wheezing

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:

Less common

  1. Acid or sour stomach
  2. belching
  3. difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  4. heartburn
  5. indigestion
  6. pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
  7. sleeplessness
  8. stomach discomfort, upset, or pain
  9. unable to sleep

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.