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:

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

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Anxiety
  2. back pain
  3. bluish fingernails, lips, or skin
  4. chest pain
  5. chills
  6. confusion
  7. difficulty with breathing
  8. dizziness
  9. headache
  10. leg pain
  11. nausea and vomiting
  12. severe sweating
  13. stomach pain
  14. trembling
  15. unusual tiredness or weakness

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. Greenish blue to blue discoloration of the urine and stools

Less common

  1. Diarrhea
  2. nausea and vomiting
  3. painful urination or increased need to urinate

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.