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. blurred vision
  3. dry mouth
  4. flushed, dry skin
  5. frequent urination
  6. fruit-like breath odor
  7. increased hunger
  8. increased thirst
  9. increased urination
  10. increased volume of pale, dilute urine
  11. nausea
  12. sweating
  13. thirst
  14. troubled breathing
  15. unexplained weight loss
  16. unusual tiredness or weakness
  17. vomiting

Less common

  1. Abdominal or stomach tenderness
  2. anxiety
  3. blood in the urine
  4. bloody stools
  5. blue lips, fingernails, or skin
  6. bruising
  7. chest pain
  8. confusion
  9. cough
  10. coughing or vomiting blood
  11. dark-colored urine
  12. dizziness or lightheadedness
  13. fainting
  14. fast, slow, irregular or shallow heartbeat
  15. fever
  16. irregular, fast or slow, or shallow breathing
  17. loss of consciousness
  18. muscle cramps or spasms
  19. muscle pain or stiffness
  20. pain, redness, or swelling in the arm or leg
  21. persistent bleeding or oozing from puncture sites, mouth, or nose
  22. pink or red urine
  23. rash
  24. rectal bleeding
  25. shortness of breath
  26. sudden shortness of breath or troubled breathing
  27. sweating
  28. vaginal bleeding

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. Difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  2. lack or loss of strength

Less common

  1. Loss of appetite
  2. weight 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.