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

Incidence not known

  1. Black, tarry stools
  2. blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin
  3. bloating
  4. bloody or cloudy urine
  5. blurred vision
  6. changes in skin color
  7. chest tightness
  8. chills
  9. clay-colored stools
  10. confusion
  11. cough
  12. dark urine
  13. diarrhea
  14. difficulty swallowing
  15. dizziness
  16. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  17. dry mouth
  18. fast heartbeat
  19. fever
  20. headache
  21. hives, itching, skin rash
  22. increased thirst
  23. itching of the vagina or genital area
  24. joint or muscle pain
  25. large, hive-like swelling on face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  26. loss of appetite
  27. nausea or vomiting
  28. no breathing
  29. no pulse or blood pressure
  30. painful or difficult urination
  31. pain during sexual intercourse
  32. pain in the lower back or side
  33. pain, lump, or irritation at the injection site
  34. pale skin
  35. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  36. rash with flat lesions or small raised lesions on the skin
  37. red irritated eyes
  38. red skin lesions, often with a purple center
  39. severe stomach cramps, pain, and tenderness
  40. sore throat
  41. sores, ulcers, or white spots in the mouth or on the lips
  42. sweating
  43. swollen glands
  44. thick, white vaginal discharge with no odor or with a mild odor
  45. trouble breathing
  46. unpleasant breath odor
  47. unconscious
  48. unusual bleeding or bruising
  49. unusual tiredness or weakness
  50. unusual weight loss
  51. vomiting of blood
  52. watery and severe diarrhea, which may also be bloody
  53. yellow eyes or skin

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:

Incidence not known

  1. Bitter or metallic taste

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.