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:

Less common

  1. Chills or fever
  2. hives, itching, or skin rash
  3. muscle aches and pains
  4. nausea or vomiting


  1. Chronic indigestion
  2. dark urine
  3. muscle cramps, pain, stiffness, swelling, or weakness
  4. troubled breathing
  5. unusual bleeding or bruising
  6. unusual tiredness
  7. yellow eyes or skin

Incidence not known

  1. Agitation
  2. bloating
  3. bloody urine
  4. decreased frequency or amount of urine
  5. lower back or side pain
  6. pains in the stomach, side, or abdomen, possibly radiating to the back
  7. swelling of the face, fingers, or lower legs
  8. swollen joints
  9. upper right abdominal or stomach pain

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. Runny nose
  2. sneezing
  3. stuffy nose

Less common

  1. Back pain
  2. diarrhea
  3. eye irritation
  4. gas
  5. increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight

Incidence not known

  1. Lack or loss of strength

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.