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:

Incidence not known

  1. Decrease in the frequency of urination
  2. decrease in urine volume
  3. difficulty in passing urine (dribbling)
  4. eye pain and blurred vision
  5. painful urination

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. Fever
  2. headache
  3. muscle aches
  4. sore throat
  5. stuffy or runny nose
  6. unusual tiredness or weakness

Less common

  1. Cough
  2. diarrhea
  3. pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
  4. sneezing
  5. troubled breathing
  6. vomiting


  1. Chest pain or discomfort
  2. difficulty with moving
  3. dilated neck veins
  4. dry mouth
  5. extreme fatigue
  6. fainting
  7. flushed, dry skin
  8. fruit-like breath odor
  9. increased hunger
  10. increased thirst
  11. loss of consciousness
  12. muscle pain or stiffness
  13. nausea
  14. pain, swelling, or redness in the joints
  15. slow or irregular heartbeat
  16. stomachache
  17. sweating
  18. swelling of the face, fingers, feet, or lower legs
  19. unexplained weight loss

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.