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:

Incidence not known

  1. Dark urine
  2. light-colored stools
  3. nausea and vomiting
  4. stomach pain or bloating
  5. 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:

More common

  1. Body aches or pain
  2. chills
  3. cough
  4. diarrhea
  5. difficulty in breathing
  6. ear congestion
  7. fever
  8. headache
  9. itching skin or rash
  10. loss of voice
  11. sneezing
  12. sore throat
  13. stuffy or runny nose
  14. unusual tiredness or weakness

Less common

  1. Anxiety
  2. bladder pain
  3. blemishes on the skin
  4. bloated
  5. bloody or cloudy urine
  6. blurred vision
  7. burning, dry, or itching eyes
  8. cold sweats
  9. coma
  10. confusion
  11. cool, pale skin
  12. cramps
  13. depression
  14. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  15. discharge, excessive tearing
  16. dizziness
  17. excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines
  18. fast heartbeat
  19. frequent urge to urinate
  20. full feeling
  21. heavy bleeding
  22. increased hunger
  23. lower back or side pain
  24. nervousness
  25. nightmares
  26. pain
  27. passing gas
  28. pimples
  29. redness, pain, swelling of the eye, eyelid, or inner lining of the eyelid
  30. seizures
  31. shakiness
  32. skin rash, encrusted, scaly, and oozing
  33. slurred speech

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.