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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

After treatment of overactive thyroid


Incidence not known

  1. Abdominal or stomach cramps
  2. bleeding gums
  3. bone pain
  4. burning, dry, or itching eyes
  5. chest pain
  6. clear or bloody discharge from the nipple
  7. diarrhea
  8. dimpling of the breast skin
  9. discharge or excessive tearing
  10. dry mouth
  11. feeling of discomfort
  12. inverted nipple
  13. loss of appetite
  14. lump in the breast or under the arm
  15. nausea
  16. pale skin
  17. persistent crusting or scaling of the nipple
  18. redness or swelling of the breast
  19. redness, pain, or swelling of the eye, eyelid, or inner lining of the eyelid
  20. shortness of breath
  21. sore on the skin of the breast that does not heal
  22. sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth
  23. swollen salivary glands
  24. thirst
  25. troubled breathing with exertion
  26. vomiting
  27. watery eyes
  28. weakness

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:

Less common

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.