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:

Incidence not known

  1. Abdominal or stomach cramping, burning, or tenderness
  2. bleeding gums
  3. bloody or black, tarry stools
  4. bloody urine
  5. breast pain
  6. chest pain
  7. chills
  8. clay-colored stools
  9. clear or bloody discharge from the nipple
  10. cloudy urine
  11. coma
  12. confusion
  13. constipation
  14. convulsions
  15. cough or hoarseness
  16. dark urine
  17. decrease in urine output or decrease in urine-concentrating ability
  18. diarrhea
  19. difficulty with swallowing
  20. dimpling of the breast skin
  21. dizziness
  22. drowsiness
  23. fast or irregular heartbeat
  24. fever with or without chills
  25. general feeling of tiredness or weakness
  26. headache
  27. heartburn
  28. hives, itching, or skin rash
  29. increased thirst
  30. indigestion
  31. inverted nipple
  32. loss of appetite
  33. lower back or side pain
  34. lump in the breast or under the arm
  35. muscle pain or cramps
  36. muscle spasms or twitching
  37. nausea and vomiting
  38. painful or difficult urination
  39. persistent crusting or scaling of the nipple
  40. pinpoint red spots on the skin
  41. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  42. redness or swelling of the breast
  43. severe stomach pain
  44. shakiness and unsteady walk
  45. sore on the skin of the breast that does not heal
  46. sore throat
  47. sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth
  48. swelling of the face, fingers, feet, ankles, or lower legs
  49. swollen, painful, or tender lymph glands in the neck, armpit, or groin
  50. tightness in the chest
  51. trembling
  52. troubled breathing
  53. unpleasant breath odor
  54. unsteadiness, trembling, or other problems with muscle control or coordination
  55. unusual bleeding or bruising
  56. unusual tiredness or weakness
  57. vomiting of blood or material that looks like coffee grounds
  58. weight gain
  59. yellow eyes or skin

Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur:

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Irregular heartbeat
  2. nervousness
  3. numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
  4. rash with flat lesions or small raised lesions on the skin
  5. reddened skin
  6. weakness or heaviness of the legs

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:

Incidence not known

  1. Burning feeling in the chest or stomach
  2. hair loss or thinning of the hair
  3. leg cramps
  4. sores, welting, or blisters
  5. stomach upset
  6. swelling of the breasts or breast soreness in both females and males
  7. unusual dullness or feeling of sluggishness

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.