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:

Less common

  1. Anxiety
  2. blurred vision
  3. changes in patterns and rhythms of speech
  4. confusion
  5. cough
  6. crying
  7. delusions
  8. dementia
  9. depersonalization
  10. difficulty breathing
  11. difficulty in speaking
  12. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up from a lying or sitting position suddenly
  13. dry mouth
  14. dysphoria
  15. euphoria
  16. false or unusual sense of well-being
  17. feeling of warmth or heat
  18. flushing or redness of skin, especially on face and neck
  19. headache
  20. hyperventilation
  21. irregular heartbeats
  22. irritability
  23. lack of coordination
  24. mental depression
  25. mood or mental changes
  26. nervousness
  27. noisy breathing
  28. paranoia
  29. quick to react or overreact emotionally
  30. rapidly changing moods
  31. restlessness
  32. seizures
  33. shakiness and unsteady walk
  34. shortness of breath
  35. slurred speech
  36. sweating
  37. tightness in chest
  38. trouble in speaking
  39. trouble sleeping
  40. unsteadiness, trembling, or other problems with muscle control or coordination
  41. unusual tiredness or weakness
  42. wheezing


  1. Bladder pain
  2. bloody or cloudy urine
  3. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  4. fever or chills
  5. frequent urge to urinate
  6. increase in body movements
  7. lower back or side pain
  8. painful or difficult urination
  9. pale skin
  10. swollen, painful, or tender lymph glands in neck, armpit, or groin
  11. unusual bleeding or bruising

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. Sleepiness or unusual drowsiness

Less common

  1. Diarrhea
  2. feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings
  3. hiccups
  4. lack or loss of strength
  5. rash
  6. runny nose
  7. sensation of spinning
  8. sneezing
  9. stuffy nose


  1. Bigger, dilated, or enlarged pupils (black part of eye)
  2. increased sensitivity of eyes to light
  3. itching skin
  4. loss of appetite
  5. vomiting
  6. weight loss

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.