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. Dizziness
  2. shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet
  3. sleepiness or unusual drowsiness
  4. trembling or shaking of the hands or feet
  5. uncontrolled eye movements

Less common

  1. Attack, assault, or force
  2. chills
  3. cough producing mucus
  4. diarrhea
  5. difficulty with breathing
  6. dizziness or lightheadedness
  7. fear or nervousness
  8. feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings
  9. fever
  10. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  11. headache
  12. joint pain
  13. loss of appetite
  14. muscle aches and pains
  15. nausea
  16. pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
  17. rash
  18. restlessness
  19. runny nose
  20. sensation of spinning
  21. shakiness and unsteady walk
  22. shivering
  23. shortness of breath or troubled breathing
  24. sore throat
  25. stuffy or runny nose
  26. sweating
  27. tightness in the chest
  28. trouble in walking
  29. trouble sitting still
  30. trouble sleeping
  31. unsteadiness, trembling, or other problems with muscle control or coordination
  32. unusual tiredness or weakness
  33. vomiting
  34. wheezing

Rare

  1. Black, tarry stools
  2. bleeding gums
  3. blood in the urine or stools
  4. burning while urinating
  5. chest pain
  6. difficult or painful urination
  7. fainting
  8. frequent urination
  9. inability to hold urine
  10. increased urge to urinate during the night
  11. increased volume of pale, dilute urine
  12. lower back or side pain
  13. pale skin
  14. pinpoint red spots on the skin
  15. pounding, slow heartbeat
  16. sore tongue
  17. sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth
  18. swollen glands
  19. swollen, painful, or tender lymph glands in the neck, armpit, or groin
  20. troubled breathing with exertion
  21. unusual bleeding or bruising
  22. waking to urinate at night

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. Blurred vision
  2. double vision
  3. seeing double

Less common

  1. Acid or sour stomach
  2. back pain
  3. belching
  4. change in hearing
  5. decreased appetite
  6. difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  7. ear drainage
  8. earache or pain in the ear
  9. heartburn
  10. indigestion
  11. itching skin
  12. stomach discomfort, upset, or pain
  13. upper abdominal or stomach pain

Rare

  1. Increased appetite

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.