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. Back pain
  2. black, tarry stools
  3. bladder pain
  4. bloody or cloudy urine
  5. blurred vision
  6. burning or stinging of the skin
  7. chest pain
  8. cough
  9. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  10. difficulty with moving
  11. dizziness
  12. fever
  13. headache
  14. joint pain
  15. lower back or side pain
  16. muscle aching or cramping
  17. muscle pains or stiffness
  18. nausea
  19. nervousness
  20. pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
  21. painful cold sores or blisters on the lips, nose, eyes, or genitals
  22. pale skin
  23. pounding in the ears
  24. shortness of breath or troubled breathing
  25. slow or fast heartbeat
  26. sneezing
  27. sore throat
  28. sores, ulcers, or white spots on lips or in the mouth
  29. stuffy or runny nose
  30. swollen glands
  31. swollen joints
  32. tightness of the chest or wheezing
  33. troubled breathing with exertion
  34. unusual bleeding or bruising
  35. unusual tiredness or weakness

Less common

  1. Chills
  2. diarrhea
  3. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  4. loss of appetite
  5. shivering
  6. sweating
  7. trouble sleeping
  8. vomiting

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. Difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  2. pain in the arms or legs

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.