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:

Rare

  1. Bloating
  2. chills
  3. constipation
  4. darkened urine
  5. fast heartbeat
  6. fever
  7. indigestion
  8. loss of appetite
  9. nausea
  10. pains in the stomach, side, or abdomen, possibly radiating to the back
  11. vomiting
  12. yellow eyes or skin

Incidence not known

  1. Cough
  2. difficulty swallowing
  3. dizziness
  4. hives, itching, skin rash
  5. large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or genitals
  6. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  7. tightness in the chest
  8. unusual tiredness or weakness

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:

Less common

  1. Body aches or pain
  2. cough producing mucus
  3. difficulty with breathing
  4. ear congestion
  5. excess air or gas in the stomach or bowels
  6. fever
  7. full feeling
  8. headache
  9. loss of voice
  10. muscle aches
  11. passing gas
  12. pressure in the stomach
  13. sneezing
  14. sore throat
  15. stuffy or runny nose
  16. swelling of abdominal or stomach area

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.