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. Bloody urine
  2. bone fractures
  3. bone pain
  4. change in urination
  5. chest tightness
  6. chills
  7. constipation
  8. cough
  9. dark-colored urine
  10. decreased appetite
  11. difficulty with swallowing
  12. dizziness
  13. dry mouth
  14. fast or irregular heartbeat
  15. fast, shallow breathing
  16. fever
  17. general feeling of discomfort
  18. increased thirst
  19. indigestion
  20. large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  21. light-colored stools
  22. loss of appetite
  23. lower back or side pain
  24. mood changes
  25. muscle pain, cramps, or stiffness
  26. nausea, vomiting or diarrhea
  27. numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
  28. pains in the stomach, side, or abdomen, possibly radiating to the back
  29. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  30. seizures
  31. skin rash, hives, itching
  32. sleepiness
  33. stomach pain
  34. swelling of the face, fingers, or lower legs
  35. trouble breathing
  36. unusual tiredness or weakness
  37. weight gain
  38. 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

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.