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

Less common

  1. Chest pain
  2. hives or welts
  3. itching skin
  4. redness of the skin
  5. skin rash
  6. shortness of breath

Less common or rare

Incidence not known

  1. Anxiety or mental depression
  2. changes in vision
  3. chest pain or discomfort
  4. cold, clammy, or pale skin
  5. confusion
  6. convulsions
  7. headache
  8. irregular heartbeats
  9. nightmares or unusually vivid dreams
  10. slow heart rate
  11. vomiting
  12. weakness

Incidence not known

  1. Cough
  2. difficulty with speaking
  3. dizziness or lightheadedness
  4. double vision
  5. fainting
  6. fast heartbeat
  7. inability to move the arms, legs, or facial muscles
  8. inability to speak
  9. nausea
  10. pain or discomfort in the arms, jaw, back, or neck
  11. pain, redness, or swelling in the arm or leg
  12. slow speech
  13. sudden shortness of breath or troubled breathing
  14. sweating
  15. vomiting
  16. yellow eyes or 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

Less common or rare

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.