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:

Incidence not known

  1. Agitation
  2. attempts at killing oneself
  3. bluish lips or skin
  4. blurred vision
  5. change in consciousness
  6. cold, clammy skin
  7. confusion
  8. decrease in the frequency of urination
  9. decrease in urine volume
  10. decreased urine output
  11. depression
  12. difficulty in passing urine (dribbling)
  13. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  14. extra heartbeats
  15. extremely shallow or slow breathing
  16. fast, slow, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse
  17. fast, weak pulse
  18. hostility
  19. lethargy
  20. lightheadedness
  21. loss of consciousness
  22. muscle twitching
  23. no blood pressure or pulse
  24. not breathing
  25. painful urination
  26. rapid weight gain
  27. seizures
  28. stopping of the heart
  29. stupor
  30. sweating
  31. swelling of the face, ankles, or hands
  32. unconsciousness
  33. unusual tiredness or weakness
  34. wheezing

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

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Chest pain or discomfort
  2. constricted, pinpoint, or small pupils (black part of the eye)
  3. decreased awareness or responsiveness
  4. difficult or troubled breathing
  5. difficulty with sleeping
  6. dilated neck veins
  7. disorientation
  8. drowsiness to profound coma
  9. extreme fatigue
  10. hallucination
  11. headache
  12. irregular, fast or slow, or shallow breathing
  13. no muscle tone or movement
  14. not breathing
  15. pale or blue lips, fingernails, or skin
  16. shortness of breath
  17. sleepiness or unusual drowsiness
  18. swelling of the face, fingers, feet, or lower legs
  19. weight gain

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:

Incidence not known

  1. Abnormal dreams
  2. absence of or decrease in body movement
  3. acid or sour stomach
  4. belching
  5. change in personality
  6. changes in vision
  7. delusions
  8. dementia
  9. discouragement
  10. double vision
  11. dry mouth
  12. feeling sad or empty
  13. heartburn
  14. hives or welts
  15. increase in body movements
  16. indigestion
  17. irritability
  18. itching
  19. lack of appetite
  20. loss of interest or pleasure
  21. loss of memory
  22. nausea
  23. nervousness
  24. problems with memory
  25. redness of the skin
  26. seeing double
  27. skin rash
  28. stomach discomfort, upset, or pain
  29. sweating
  30. tiredness
  31. trouble concentrating
  32. trouble sleeping
  33. twitching, twisting, uncontrolled repetitive movements of the tongue, lips, face, arms, or legs
  34. upper abdominal or stomach pain
  35. vomiting

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.