Side Effects

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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. Abdominal or stomach bloating, burning, cramping, or pain
  2. belching
  3. bloody or black, tarry stools
  4. blurred vision
  5. body aches or pain
  6. cloudy urine
  7. congestion
  8. constipation
  9. cough or hoarseness
  10. decrease in urine output or decrease in urine-concentrating ability
  11. diarrhea
  12. dizziness
  13. dryness or soreness of throat
  14. feeling of indigestion
  15. fever or chills
  16. headache
  17. increased bleeding time
  18. itching skin
  19. loss of appetite
  20. lower back or side pain
  21. nausea and vomiting
  22. nervousness
  23. pain in the chest below the breastbone
  24. painful or difficult urination
  25. pale skin
  26. pounding in the ears
  27. rash
  28. runny nose
  29. severe stomach pain
  30. slow or fast heartbeat
  31. swelling
  32. tender, swollen glands in neck
  33. trouble in swallowing
  34. troubled breathing with exertion
  35. unusual bleeding or bruising
  36. unusual tiredness or weakness
  37. voice changes
  38. vomiting of blood or material that looks like coffee grounds
  39. weight loss

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Agitation
  2. change in consciousness
  3. confusion
  4. depression
  5. difficult or troubled breathing
  6. hives
  7. hostility
  8. irregular, fast or slow, or shallow breathing
  9. irritability
  10. loss of consciousness
  11. muscle twitching
  12. pain or discomfort in chest, upper stomach, or throat
  13. pale or blue lips, fingernails, or skin
  14. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  15. rapid weight gain
  16. seizures
  17. shortness of breath
  18. sleepiness
  19. stupor
  20. swelling of face, ankles, or hands
  21. tightness in chest
  22. unusual drowsiness, dullness, or feeling of sluggishness
  23. wheezing

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. Bloated, full feeling
  2. continuing ringing or buzzing or other unexplained noise in ears
  3. excess air or gas in stomach or intestines
  4. hearing loss
  5. lack or loss of strength
  6. passing gas
  7. sneezing
  8. stuffy nose

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.