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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

  1. Pale skin
  2. trouble breathing
  3. unusual bleeding or bruising
  4. unusual tiredness or weakness

Less common

  1. Bladder pain
  2. bloody or cloudy urine
  3. blurred vision
  4. confusion
  5. cough or hoarseness
  6. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  7. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  8. eye pain
  9. fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  10. fever or chills
  11. frequent urge to urinate
  12. general feeling of illness
  13. headache
  14. lower back or side pain
  15. sore throat
  16. stomach pain
  17. sweating

Incidence not known

  1. Chest tightness
  2. difficulty swallowing
  3. hives, itching, skin rash
  4. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue

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. Trouble sleeping
  2. vomiting

Less common

  1. Scar

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.