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. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. black, tarry stools
  3. bladder pain
  4. bleeding gums
  5. bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet
  6. blood in the urine or stools
  7. bloody nose
  8. body aches or pain
  9. burning, numbness, tingling, or painful sensations
  10. chest pain
  11. chills
  12. cloudy urine
  13. confusion
  14. constipation
  15. cough
  16. decreased or increased urination
  17. depression
  18. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  19. difficulty with breathing
  20. dizziness
  21. dry mouth
  22. ear congestion
  23. fast or irregular heartbeat
  24. fever
  25. frequent urge to urinate
  26. headache
  27. incoherent speech
  28. increased thirst
  29. loss of appetite
  30. loss of voice
  31. lower back or side pain
  32. metallic taste
  33. muscle pain or cramps
  34. muscle weakness
  35. nasal congestion
  36. nausea or vomiting
  37. numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
  38. pain
  39. pale skin
  40. pinpoint red spots on the skin
  41. rapid weight gain
  42. runny nose
  43. shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet
  44. sneezing
  45. sore throat
  46. tightness in the chest
  47. trembling or shaking of the hands or feet
  48. troubled breathing with exertion
  49. ulcers, sores, or white spots in the mouth
  50. unsteadiness or awkwardness
  51. unusual bleeding or bruising
  52. unusual weight gain or loss
  53. weakness in the arms, hands, legs, or feet

Less common

  1. Anxiety
  2. dizziness or lightheadedness
  3. fainting
  4. pain, redness, or swelling in the arm or leg
  5. sudden shortness of breath or troubled breathing

Incidence not known

  1. Difficulty in passing urine (dribbling)
  2. weakness or heaviness of the legs
  3. 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

  1. Back pain
  2. blurred vision
  3. decreased appetite
  4. difficulty with moving
  5. dry skin
  6. flushed, dry skin
  7. fruit-like breath odor
  8. increased hunger
  9. increased sweating
  10. joint pain
  11. lack or loss of strength
  12. muscle spasms or stiffness
  13. night sweats
  14. rash
  15. trouble sleeping

Incidence not known

  1. Feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings
  2. sensation of spinning

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.