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:

Incidence not known

  1. Blurred vision
  2. change in color vision
  3. difficulty seeing at night
  4. eye pain or stinging
  5. fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  6. increased sensitivity of the eyes to sunlight

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. Confusion as to time, place, or person
  2. decreased tearing of the eyes
  3. drowsiness
  4. dry skin, mouth, or throat
  5. feeling of warmth
  6. hallucinations
  7. holding false beliefs that cannot be changed by fact
  8. irritability
  9. redness of the clear part of the eye
  10. redness of the face, neck, arms, and occasionally, upper chest
  11. unusual excitement, nervousness, or restlessness

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.