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. Back pain
  2. bladder pain
  3. bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet
  4. bloody or black, tarry stools
  5. bloody or cloudy urine
  6. blurred vision
  7. body aches or pain
  8. chest pain
  9. chills
  10. confusion
  11. convulsions
  12. cough or hoarseness
  13. decreased frequency or amount of urine
  14. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  15. dizziness or lightheadedness
  16. drowsiness
  17. dry mouth
  18. fainting
  19. fast or irregular heartbeat
  20. fever
  21. frequent urge to urinate
  22. headache
  23. increased thirst
  24. irregular heartbeat
  25. itching
  26. loss of appetite
  27. lower back or side pain
  28. nausea and vomiting
  29. rapid weight gain
  30. severe headache
  31. severe stomach pain
  32. sore throat
  33. tightness of the chest
  34. tingling of the hands or feet
  35. troubled breathing
  36. ulcers, sores, or white spots in the mouth
  37. unusual bleeding or bruising
  38. unusual tiredness or weakness
  39. unusual weight gain or loss
  40. vomiting of blood or material that looks like coffee grounds
  41. wrinkled skin

Less common

  1. Persistent non-healing sore
  2. pink skin growth
  3. reddish skin patch or irritated area
  4. shiny skin bump
  5. white, yellow or waxy scar-like area on the skin

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. Belching
  2. decreased appetite
  3. difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  4. heartburn or indigestion
  5. indigestion
  6. joint or muscle pain
  7. lack or loss of strength
  8. muscle stiffness or spasms
  9. rash
  10. small red or purple spots on the skin
  11. stomach discomfort, upset, or pain
  12. swelling or inflammation of the mouth

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.