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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Less common

  1. Fever

Incidence not known

  1. Anxiety
  2. chest pain or discomfort
  3. chills
  4. cough
  5. difficult or labored breathing
  6. difficulty with swallowing
  7. dizziness or lightheadedness
  8. fainting
  9. fast heartbeat
  10. nausea
  11. pain or discomfort in the arms, jaw, back, or neck
  12. pain, redness, or swelling in the arm or leg
  13. pains in the chest, groin, or legs, especially in the calves of the legs
  14. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  15. severe headaches of sudden onset
  16. skin rash, hives, or itching
  17. sudden loss of coordination
  18. sudden onset of shortness of breath for no apparent reason
  19. sudden onset of slurred speech
  20. sudden vision changes
  21. sweating
  22. tightness in the chest
  23. unusual tiredness or weakness
  24. vomiting

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. Headache

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.