Side Effects

Drug information provided by: Micromedex

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. confusion
  4. difficult breathing
  5. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  6. fainting
  7. irregular heartbeat
  8. nausea or vomiting
  9. nervousness
  10. numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
  11. shortness of breath
  12. sweating
  13. unusual tiredness or weakness
  14. weakness or heaviness of the legs

Less common

  1. Abdominal or stomach cramps
  2. chest pain or discomfort
  3. cool, sweaty skin
  4. difficulty speaking
  5. double vision
  6. inability to move the arms, legs, or facial muscles
  7. muscle cramps in the hands, arms, feet, legs, or face
  8. numbness and tingling around the mouth, fingertips, or feet
  9. seizures
  10. slow heartbeat
  11. tremor

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. Acid or sour stomach
  2. belching
  3. cough
  4. heartburn
  5. indigestion
  6. stomach discomfort or upset

Less common

  1. Burning feeling in the chest or stomach
  2. difficulty with moving
  3. joint pain
  4. muscle aches, pain, or stiffness
  5. swollen joints
  6. tenderness in the stomach area

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.