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:

More common

  1. Blurred vision
  2. change in vision
  3. chest tightness
  4. confusion
  5. cough
  6. difficulty swallowing
  7. dizziness
  8. fast heartbeat
  9. headache
  10. hives, itching, skin rash
  11. nervousness
  12. pale skin
  13. pounding in the ears
  14. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  15. seeing flashes or sparks of light
  16. seeing floating spots before the eyes, or a veil or curtain appearing across part of vision
  17. trouble breathing
  18. unusual bleeding or bruising
  19. unusual tiredness or weakness

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. Body aches or pain
  2. chills
  3. constipation
  4. difficulty in moving
  5. ear congestion
  6. fever
  7. loss of voice
  8. muscle aches, cramps, pain, or stiffness
  9. nausea
  10. pain in the joints
  11. sneezing
  12. sore throat
  13. stomach pain
  14. stuffy or runny nose
  15. swollen joints
  16. weight increased

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.