Side Effects

Drug information provided by: Merative, 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. Bladder pain
  2. bloody or cloudy urine
  3. blurred vision
  4. burning, dry, or itching eyes
  5. chest tightness
  6. confusion
  7. difficult or labored breathing
  8. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  9. discharge
  10. discoloration of the fingernails or toenails
  11. excessive tearing
  12. frequent urge to urinate
  13. increased tearing
  14. irregular heartbeat
  15. loosening of the fingernails
  16. lower back or side pain
  17. mood or mental changes
  18. muscle cramps in the hands, arms, feet, legs, or face
  19. numbness and tingling around the mouth, fingertips, or feet
  20. redness or soreness around the fingernails
  21. redness, pain, or swelling of the eye, eyelid, or inner lining of the eyelid
  22. redness, swelling, or pain of the skin
  23. scaling of the skin on the hands and feet
  24. seizures
  25. stomach cramps
  26. tremor
  27. ulceration of the skin

Less common

  1. Chest pain or discomfort
  2. nausea
  3. pain or discomfort in the arms, jaw, back, or neck
  4. sweating
  5. vomiting


  1. Painful skin lesions

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. Bone pain
  2. constipation
  3. decreased appetite
  4. diarrhea
  5. difficulty in moving
  6. dry mouth
  7. dry skin
  8. fever
  9. hair loss or thinning of hair
  10. joint pain
  11. mouth or throat pain
  12. muscle pain or stiffness
  13. stomach pain
  14. swelling or inflammation of the mouth
  15. unusual tiredness or weakness
  16. vomiting
  17. weight decreased

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.