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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

  1. Agitation
  2. confusion
  3. decreased urine output
  4. depression
  5. dizziness
  6. fainting
  7. fast or irregular heartbeat
  8. headache
  9. hostility
  10. irritability
  11. lethargy
  12. loss of consciousness
  13. muscle twitching
  14. nausea
  15. rapid weight gain
  16. seizures (convulsions)
  17. stupor
  18. swelling of the face, ankles, or hands
  19. unusual tiredness or weakness


  1. Chest pain or discomfort
  2. difficult or labored breathing
  3. pain or discomfort in the arms, jaw, back, or neck
  4. shortness of breath
  5. stopping of the heart
  6. sweating
  7. tightness in the chest
  8. unconsciousness
  9. very low blood pressure or pulse
  10. vomiting
  11. wheezing

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.