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. Bleeding gums
  2. bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet
  3. blurred vision or any other change in vision
  4. chest pain
  5. coughing up blood
  6. decreased urine output
  7. difficulty in breathing or swallowing
  8. dilated neck veins
  9. dizziness
  10. extreme tiredness or weakness
  11. fever
  12. headache
  13. hoarseness
  14. increased menstrual flow or vaginal bleeding
  15. irregular breathing
  16. irregular heartbeat
  17. irritation
  18. itching, hives, skin rash
  19. joint pain, stiffness, or swelling
  20. nervousness
  21. nosebleed
  22. paralysis
  23. pounding in the ears
  24. prolonged bleeding from cuts
  25. rapid weight gain
  26. red or black, tarry stools
  27. red or dark brown urine
  28. redness of the skin
  29. slow or fast heartbeat
  30. stomach cramps
  31. tenderness
  32. tightness in the chest
  33. tingling of the hands or feet
  34. trouble seeing
  35. unusual tiredness or weakness
  36. unusual weight gain or loss
  37. watery or bloody diarrhea

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. Constipation
  2. diarrhea
  3. nausea
  4. stomach pain
  5. vomiting

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.