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:

Less common

  1. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. bladder pain
  3. bloody or cloudy urine
  4. chest pain
  5. confusion
  6. difficult with breathing
  7. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  8. fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  9. frequent urge to urinate
  10. lower back or side pain
  11. nausea or vomiting
  12. nervousness
  13. numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
  14. shortness of breath
  15. swelling
  16. weakness or heaviness of the legs


  1. Blurred vision
  2. convulsions
  3. decreased urine
  4. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  5. dry mouth
  6. increased thirst
  7. loss of appetite
  8. muscle pain or cramps
  9. sweating
  10. unusual tiredness or weakness

Incidence not known

  1. Dark-colored urine
  2. fever
  3. general tiredness and weakness
  4. hives or welts
  5. itching
  6. large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  7. light-colored stools
  8. muscle spasms or stiffness
  9. redness of the skin
  10. skin rash
  11. upper right abdominal or stomach pain
  12. yellow eyes and 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. Headache

Less common

  1. Acid or sour stomach
  2. belching
  3. body aches or pain
  4. bone pain
  5. chills
  6. congestion
  7. cough
  8. diarrhea
  9. dry cough
  10. dryness or soreness of the throat
  11. ear congestion
  12. fear
  13. heartburn
  14. hoarseness
  15. indigestion
  16. joint pain
  17. loss of appetite
  18. loss of voice
  19. shivering
  20. sneezing
  21. stomach discomfort or upset
  22. stuffy or runny nose
  23. tender, swollen glands in the neck
  24. trouble with sleeping
  25. trouble with swallowing
  26. voice changes

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.