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:

More common

  1. Cloudy urine

Incidence not known

  1. Abdominal or stomach discomfort or pain
  2. bloody urine
  3. bone fractures
  4. bone pain
  5. change in urination
  6. convulsions
  7. cough
  8. dark-colored urine
  9. decreased appetite
  10. difficulty with swallowing
  11. dizziness
  12. dry mouth
  13. fast or irregular heartbeat
  14. fast, shallow breathing
  15. fever
  16. general feeling of discomfort
  17. increased thirst
  18. large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  19. light-colored stools
  20. lower back or side pain
  21. mood changes
  22. muscle pain, cramps, or stiffness
  23. nausea, vomiting or diarrhea
  24. numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
  25. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  26. skin rash, hives, or itching
  27. sleepiness
  28. swelling of the face, fingers, or lower legs
  29. tightness in the chest
  30. trouble breathing
  31. unusual tiredness or weakness
  32. weight gain
  33. yellow eyes and 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. Abnormal dreams
  2. headache

Less common

  1. Bloated
  2. full feeling
  3. passing gas
  4. trouble sleeping
  5. unusual drowsiness

Incidence not known

  1. Chills
  2. constipation
  3. indigestion
  4. lack or loss of strength
  5. pains in the stomach, side, or abdomen, possibly radiating to the back

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.