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

  1. Change in vision
  2. change in walking or balance
  3. clumsiness or unsteadiness
  4. cough, fever, sneezing, or sore throat
  5. crying
  6. dizziness
  7. double vision
  8. false sense of well-being
  9. feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings
  10. mental depression
  11. sensation of spinning
  12. uncontrolled back-and-forth and/or rolling eye movements

Less common

  1. Agitation
  2. awkwardness
  3. bloody or cloudy urine
  4. blurred vision
  5. bruising
  6. confusion
  7. convulsions (seizures)
  8. decreased urination
  9. difficulty with focusing eyes
  10. disorientation
  11. faintness or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  12. fast or irregular heartbeat
  13. frequent falls
  14. frequent urge to urinate
  15. headache
  16. hoarseness
  17. increased thirst
  18. itching of the vagina
  19. loss of consciousness
  20. memory loss
  21. muscle cramps
  22. pain or burning while urinating
  23. pain or tenderness around the eyes or cheekbones
  24. problems with coordination
  25. shaking or trembling of the arms, legs, hands, and feet
  26. skin rash
  27. stuffy or runny nose
  28. tightness in the chest
  29. trouble with walking
  30. troubled breathing
  31. unusual feelings
  32. unusual tiredness or weakness

Rare

  1. Anxiety
  2. bleeding or crusting sores on the lips
  3. burning feeling in the chest or stomach
  4. chest pain
  5. chills
  6. hives or itching
  7. irritability
  8. joint pain
  9. large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  10. muscle pain or weakness
  11. purple spots on the skin
  12. rectal bleeding
  13. redness, blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin
  14. restlessness
  15. sores, ulcers, or white spots in the mouth or on the lips
  16. stomach upset
  17. swelling of the legs
  18. swollen glands

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. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. burning feeling in the chest or stomach
  3. nausea and vomiting
  4. sleepiness or unusual drowsiness

Less common

  1. Acid or sour stomach
  2. acne
  3. back pain
  4. belching
  5. bloody nose
  6. blurred vision
  7. change in your sense of taste
  8. constipation
  9. diarrhea
  10. difficulty with speaking
  11. dryness of the mouth
  12. feeling of warmth and redness of the face, neck, arms, and occasionally chest
  13. heartburn
  14. increased sweating
  15. increased urination
  16. trouble with sleeping

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.