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. Cough or hoarseness, accompanied by fever or chills
  2. fever or chills
  3. lower back or side pain, accompanied by fever or chills
  4. painful or difficult urination, accompanied by fever or chills
  5. redness, increased warmth, pain, or discoloration of vein at place of injection
  6. sore throat, accompanied by fever or chills

Less common

  1. Chest pain
  2. shortness of breath
  3. sores in mouth and on lips

Rare

  1. Black, tarry stools
  2. bloating
  3. blood in urine or stools
  4. chills
  5. darkened urine
  6. fast heartbeat
  7. fever
  8. indigestion
  9. loss of appetite
  10. nausea
  11. painful urination
  12. pains in stomach
  13. pinpoint red spots on skin
  14. skin rash
  15. unusual bleeding or bruising
  16. vomiting
  17. yellow eyes or skin

More common

  1. Loss of strength and energy
  2. unusual tiredness or weakness

Less common

  1. Numbness or tingling in fingers and toes

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Chest pain
  2. cough or hoarseness, accompanied by fever or chills
  3. fever or chills
  4. heartburn
  5. lower back or side pain, accompanied by fever or chills
  6. mild abdominal pain and constipation
  7. numbness or tingling in fingers and toes
  8. painful or difficult urination, accompanied by fever or chills
  9. sore throat, accompanied by fever or chills
  10. unusual bleeding or bruising
  11. unusual tiredness or weakness
  12. vomiting

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:

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.