Side Effects

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:

Incidence not known

  1. Abdominal or stomach fullness
  2. bloating
  3. chills
  4. constipation
  5. darkened urine
  6. fast heartbeat
  7. fever
  8. hives
  9. hoarseness
  10. indigestion
  11. itching
  12. joint pain
  13. large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  14. loss of appetite
  15. nausea
  16. pains in the stomach, side, or abdomen, possibly radiating to the back
  17. rash
  18. redness of the skin
  19. shortness of breath
  20. stiffness
  21. swelling of the eyelids, face, lips, hands, or feet
  22. tightness in the chest
  23. trouble breathing or swallowing
  24. vomiting
  25. yellow eyes or 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:

Less common

  1. Body aches or pain
  2. cough
  3. diarrhea
  4. difficulty with breathing
  5. difficulty with moving
  6. ear congestion
  7. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  8. headache
  9. loss of voice
  10. muscle aches and pains or cramping
  11. muscle stiffness
  12. nasal congestion
  13. pain in the arms or legs
  14. runny nose
  15. shivering
  16. sneezing
  17. sore throat
  18. sweating
  19. swollen joints
  20. trouble sleeping
  21. unusual tiredness or weakness

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.