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.

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. Diarrhea

Less common

  1. Headache
  2. nausea

Less common or rare

  1. Discouragement
  2. feeling sad or empty
  3. heartburn
  4. indigestion
  5. irritability
  6. lack of appetite
  7. loss of interest or pleasure
  8. rash
  9. stomach discomfort, upset, or pain
  10. thoughts or attempts at killing oneself
  11. trouble concentrating
  12. trouble sleeping
  13. unusual tiredness or weakness
  14. vomiting

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.