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:


  1. Back pain
  2. blurred vision
  3. chest pain, discomfort, or tightness
  4. chills
  5. confusion
  6. cough
  7. difficulty in moving
  8. dizziness
  9. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  10. fainting
  11. fast or irregular heartbeat
  12. fever
  13. flushing
  14. headache
  15. itching skin
  16. joint pain
  17. large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  18. muscle aches, cramps, pains, or stiffness
  19. nausea and vomiting
  20. nervousness
  21. noisy breathing
  22. pounding in the ears
  23. sweating
  24. swollen joints
  25. trouble breathing
  26. unusual tiredness or weakness

Incidence not known

  1. Difficulty swallowing
  2. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue

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.