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. Bladder pain
  2. bloody or cloudy urine
  3. blurred vision
  4. dark urine
  5. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  6. fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  7. flu-like symptoms
  8. frequent urge to urinate
  9. headache
  10. increased cough
  11. itching skin
  12. lower back or side pain
  13. nervousness
  14. persistent anorexia
  15. pounding in the ears
  16. right upper quadrant tenderness
  17. slow heartbeat
  18. yellow eyes or skin

Incidence not known

  1. Black, tarry, stools
  2. chills
  3. cough
  4. decreased frequency or amount of urine
  5. difficult breathing
  6. fever
  7. increased thirst
  8. loss of appetite
  9. nausea
  10. pale skin
  11. sore throat
  12. swelling of the face, fingers, or lower legs
  13. ulcers, sores, or white spots in the mouth
  14. unusual bleeding or bruising
  15. unusual tiredness or weakness
  16. vomiting
  17. weight gain

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. Lack or loss of strength

Less common

  1. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet
  3. difficulty moving
  4. dizziness or lightheadedness
  5. dry mouth
  6. excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines
  7. feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings
  8. full feeling
  9. muscle pain or stiffness
  10. pain in the joints
  11. passing gas
  12. rapid weight gain
  13. sensation of spinning
  14. skin rash, encrusted, scaly and oozing
  15. sleepiness or unusual drowsiness
  16. tingling of the hands or feet
  17. trouble sleeping
  18. unusual weight gain or loss

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.