Side Effects

Drug information provided by: 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:

More common

  1. Blurred vision
  2. change in ability to see colors, especially blue or yellow
  3. confusion
  4. fever
  5. headache
  6. nausea and vomiting
  7. problems with movement, walking, or speech
  8. seizures
  9. trouble healing

Less common

  1. Drowsiness
  2. general feeling of illness
  3. severe headache
  4. stiff neck or back

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. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. back pain
  3. bladder pain
  4. bloody or cloudy urine
  5. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  6. difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  7. discouragement
  8. feeling sad or empty
  9. frequent urge to urinate
  10. irritability
  11. lack of appetite
  12. lack or loss of strength
  13. loss of interest or pleasure
  14. lower back or side pain
  15. tiredness
  16. trouble concentrating
  17. trouble sleeping

Less common

  1. Chest pain

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.