Side Effects

Drug information provided by: IBM 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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Incidence not known

  1. Bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet
  2. blue lips and fingernails
  3. blurred vision
  4. chest pain
  5. confusion
  6. cough or hoarseness
  7. coughing that sometimes produces a pink frothy sputum
  8. drowsiness
  9. dry mouth
  10. fever or chills
  11. flushed, dry skin
  12. fruit-like breath odor
  13. increased hunger
  14. increased sweating
  15. increased thirst
  16. increased urination
  17. irregular heartbeat
  18. loss of appetite
  19. loss of consciousness
  20. lower back or side pain
  21. muscle cramps, pain, or tremors
  22. nausea or vomiting
  23. numbness, tingling, pain, or weakness in the hands or feet
  24. painful or difficult urination
  25. pale skin
  26. rapid, deep breathing
  27. restlessness
  28. seizures
  29. stomach cramps or pain
  30. trouble breathing
  31. unusual tiredness or weakness
  32. unusual weight gain or loss
  33. weakness and heaviness of the legs
  34. yellow eyes or 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. Bleeding, blistering, burning, coldness, discoloration of skin, feeling of pressure, hives, infection, inflammation, itching, lumps, numbness, pain, rash, redness, scarring, soreness, stinging, swelling, tenderness, tingling, ulceration, or warmth at the injection site

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.