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:

Less common

  1. Difficult or labored breathing
  2. hyperventilation
  3. tightness in the chest

Incidence not known

  1. Anger
  2. anxiety
  3. behavior changes
  4. discouragement
  5. feeling sad or empty
  6. feelings of panic
  7. irregular heartbeats
  8. irritability
  9. loss of interest or pleasure
  10. mood swings
  11. restlessness
  12. seeing, hearing, or feeling things that are not there
  13. thoughts of killing oneself

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. Abnormal dreams
  2. bloated or full feeling
  3. change in taste
  4. difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  5. dry mouth
  6. excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines
  7. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  8. headache
  9. lack or loss of strength
  10. loss of taste
  11. nausea
  12. passing gas
  13. stomach pain
  14. trouble sleeping
  15. unusual tiredness or weakness

Less common

  1. Acid or sour stomach
  2. belching
  3. body aches or pain
  4. chills
  5. cough
  6. decreased appetite
  7. dizziness
  8. ear congestion
  9. fever
  10. heartburn
  11. increased appetite
  12. indigestion
  13. itching skin or rash
  14. loss of appetite
  15. loss of voice
  16. nightmares
  17. sleepiness or unusual drowsiness
  18. sneezing or sore throat
  19. stomach discomfort or upset
  20. stuffy or runny nose
  21. trouble concentrating
  22. unusual drowsiness, dullness, or feeling of sluggishness
  23. vomiting

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.