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. Blurred vision
  2. eye irritation or pain
  3. swelling of the eyelid

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
  2. runny or stuffy nose
  3. sore throat

Less common

  1. Back pain
  2. body aches or pain
  3. burning, dryness, itching, or stinging of the eye
  4. change in taste
  5. chills
  6. cough
  7. diarrhea
  8. feeling of something in the eye
  9. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  10. increased cough
  11. lack or loss of strength
  12. loss of appetite
  13. muscle aches and pains
  14. nausea
  15. pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
  16. redness of the eye or inside of the eyelid
  17. sensitivity of the eyes to light
  18. shivering
  19. sneezing
  20. sweating
  21. tender, swollen glands in the neck
  22. trouble sleeping
  23. trouble swallowing
  24. unusual tiredness or weakness
  25. voice changes
  26. 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.