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:

Less common

  1. Blurred vision
  2. confusion
  3. convulsions
  4. decreased urine
  5. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  6. dry mouth
  7. fainting
  8. increased thirst
  9. irregular heartbeat
  10. loss of appetite
  11. muscle pain or cramps
  12. nausea or vomiting
  13. numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
  14. shortness of breath
  15. sweating
  16. unusual tiredness or weakness

Incidence not known

  1. Ankle, knee, or great toe joint pain
  2. joint stiffness or swelling
  3. lower back, side, or stomach pain
  4. swelling of the feet or lower legs

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. Dizziness


  1. Cough
  2. diarrhea
  3. lack or loss of strength
  4. muscle spasm

Incidence not known

  1. Headache
  2. loss of appetite
  3. rash
  4. stomach cramps

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.