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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur:


  1. Bloody or black, tarry stools
  2. bloody or cloudy urine
  3. fever with or without chills (not present before treatment and not caused by the condition being treated)
  4. pain in the lower back and/or side (severe and/or sharp)
  5. pinpoint red spots on the skin
  6. skin rash, hives, or itching
  7. sore throat (not present before treatment and not caused by the condition being treated)
  8. sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth
  9. sudden decrease in the amount of urine
  10. unusual bleeding or bruising
  11. unusual tiredness or weakness
  12. yellow eyes or skin

Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur:

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Diarrhea
  2. increased sweating
  3. loss of appetite
  4. nausea or vomiting
  5. stomach cramps or pain
  6. swelling, pain, or tenderness in the upper abdomen or 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.

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