Side Effects

Drug information provided by: Merative, 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 as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur:

Incidence not known

  1. Back, leg, or stomach pains
  2. blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin
  3. blue-green to black skin discoloration
  4. dark urine
  5. fever with or without chills
  6. general body swelling
  7. increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight, especially in patients with burns on large areas
  8. intense itching of burn wounds
  9. light-colored stools
  10. lower back or side pain
  11. nausea or vomiting
  12. pinpoint red spots on the skin
  13. red skin lesions, often with a purple center
  14. red, swollen skin
  15. skin rash
  16. sores, ulcers, or white spots in the mouth or on the lips
  17. swollen or painful glands
  18. unusual bleeding or bruising
  19. unusual tiredness or weakness
  20. upper right abdominal or stomach pain
  21. yellow eyes and skin

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. Brownish-gray skin discoloration
  2. burning feeling on treated areas

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.