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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Less common

  1. Bladder pain
  2. bloody or cloudy urine
  3. blurred vision
  4. chest pain or tightness
  5. chills
  6. cough
  7. darkening of the skin
  8. decrease in urine volume and frequency of urination
  9. diarrhea
  10. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  11. difficulty breathing
  12. dizziness
  13. dry mouth
  14. fainting
  15. fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  16. fever
  17. flushed, dry skin
  18. fruit-like breath odor
  19. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  20. headache
  21. hives, itching, skin rash
  22. hoarseness
  23. increased hunger
  24. increased thirst
  25. increased urination
  26. irritation
  27. joint pain, stiffness, or swelling
  28. loss of appetite
  29. lower back or side pain
  30. mental depression
  31. muscle aches and pains
  32. nausea
  33. noisy breathing
  34. pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
  35. redness of the skin
  36. shivering
  37. sneezing
  38. sore mouth, throat, or tongue
  39. stomach pain
  40. stuffy or runny nose
  41. sweating
  42. swelling of the eyelids, face, lips, hands, or feet
  43. tremor
  44. trouble sleeping
  45. trouble swallowing
  46. unexplained weight loss
  47. unusual tiredness or weakness
  48. vomiting
  49. white patches in the mouth or on the tongue

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:

Less common

  1. Agitation
  2. anxiety
  3. back pain
  4. bruising
  5. muscle spasms
  6. nervousness
  7. restlessness
  8. throat irritation

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.