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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur:


  1. Blood in the eyes
  2. blood in the urine
  3. bloody or black, tarry stools
  4. bruising or purple areas on the skin
  5. confusion
  6. constipation
  7. coughing up blood
  8. decreased alertness
  9. difficulty swallowing
  10. dizziness
  11. fainting
  12. fast heartbeat
  13. headache
  14. hives, itching, skin rash
  15. joint pain or swelling
  16. nausea and vomiting
  17. nosebleeds
  18. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  19. redness of the eye
  20. severe stomach pain
  21. shortness of breath
  22. tightness in the chest
  23. unusual tiredness or weakness
  24. vomiting of blood or material that looks like coffee grounds

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.