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:

Incidence not known

  1. Bloating
  2. chills
  3. constipation
  4. darkened urine
  5. fast heartbeat
  6. fever
  7. hives, itching, skin rash
  8. hoarseness
  9. indigestion
  10. joint pain
  11. large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  12. loss of appetite
  13. nausea
  14. pains in the stomach, side, or abdomen, possibly radiating to the back
  15. redness of the skin
  16. stiffness
  17. stomach fullness
  18. swelling of the eyelids, face, lips, hands, or feet
  19. tightness in the chest
  20. trouble breathing or swallowing
  21. vomiting
  22. 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 moving
  5. ear congestion
  6. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  7. headache
  8. loss of voice
  9. muscle aches and pains or cramping
  10. muscle stiffness
  11. pain in the arms or legs
  12. runny or stuffy nose
  13. shivering
  14. sneezing
  15. sore throat
  16. sweating
  17. swollen joints
  18. trouble sleeping
  19. 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.