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. Chills

Less common

  1. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. cough
  3. diarrhea
  4. fever
  5. headache
  6. muscle weakness
  7. nausea
  8. numbness or tingling of the face, feet, or hands
  9. pain in the joints
  10. pain in the muscles
  11. pale skin
  12. shortness of breath
  13. skin rash
  14. sore throat
  15. swelling of the feet or lower legs
  16. swelling of the feet or lower legs
  17. unusual feeling of discomfort or illness
  18. unusual tiredness or weakness
  19. vomiting
  20. yellow eyes or skin


  1. Black, tarry stools
  2. blood in the urine or stools
  3. pinpoint red spots on the skin
  4. unusual bleeding or bruising

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. Bone pain
  2. loss of appetite
  3. sleeplessness
  4. trouble sleeping

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.