Side Effects

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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:

Incidence not known

  1. Abdominal or stomach tenderness
  2. bloating
  3. clay-colored stools
  4. cough
  5. dark urine
  6. decreased appetite
  7. diarrhea
  8. diarrhea, watery and severe, which may also be bloody
  9. difficulty with swallowing
  10. dizziness
  11. fast heartbeat
  12. feeling of discomfort
  13. fever
  14. headache
  15. hives, itching, puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  16. hives or welts, itching, or rash
  17. increased thirst
  18. inflammation of the joints
  19. joint or muscle pain
  20. large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  21. loss of appetite
  22. nausea and vomiting
  23. numbness or tingling of the face, hands, or feet
  24. pain
  25. redness and soreness of the eyes
  26. redness of the skin
  27. sore throat
  28. sores in the mouth
  29. stomach cramps
  30. stomach pain or tenderness
  31. swelling of the feet or lower legs
  32. swollen lymph glands
  33. tightness in the chest
  34. unusual tiredness or weakness
  35. unusual weight loss
  36. 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. Back, leg, or stomach pains
  2. black, tarry stools
  3. bleeding gums
  4. blood in the urine or stools
  5. blurred vision
  6. bulging soft spot on the head of an infant
  7. change in the ability to see colors, especially blue or yellow
  8. chest pain, discomfort, or burning
  9. chills
  10. cracks in the skin
  11. decrease in vision
  12. difficulty breathing
  13. discoloration of the thyroid glands
  14. double vision
  15. general body swelling
  16. heartburn
  17. increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight
  18. loss of heat from the body
  19. lower back or side pain
  20. nosebleeds
  21. pain or burning in the throat
  22. pain with swallowing
  23. painful or difficult urination
  24. pale skin
  25. pinpoint red spots on the skin
  26. rash with flat lesions or small raised lesions on the skin
  27. red, swollen skin
  28. redness or other discoloration of the skin
  29. redness, swelling, or soreness of the tongue
  30. scaly skin
  31. severe nausea
  32. severe stomach pain
  33. severe sunburn
  34. sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or tongue or inside the mouth
  35. unusual bleeding or bruising
  36. vomiting blood

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.