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. Bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet
  2. discouragement
  3. feeling sad or empty
  4. irritability
  5. lack of appetite
  6. loss of interest or pleasure
  7. rapid weight gain
  8. tingling of the hands or feet
  9. tiredness
  10. trouble concentrating

Incidence not known

  1. Black, tarry stools
  2. bloody or cloudy urine
  3. changes in behavior
  4. chest pain or discomfort
  5. chills or fever
  6. confusion
  7. difficulty with breathing
  8. dizziness or lightheadedness
  9. fainting
  10. fast heartbeat
  11. nausea or vomiting
  12. painful or difficult urination
  13. rapid, shallow breathing
  14. rash
  15. sore throat
  16. sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth
  17. swelling of the face, feet, or lower legs
  18. swollen, painful, or tender lymph glands in the neck, armpit, or groin
  19. thoughts of killing oneself
  20. unusual bleeding or bruising
  21. upper right abdominal or stomach pain
  22. yellow eyes and 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:

More common

  1. Lack or loss of strength
  2. sleepiness or unusual drowsiness

Less common

  1. Blurred vision
  2. decreased interest in sexual intercourse
  3. dry mouth
  4. excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines
  5. inability to have or keep an erection
  6. sensation of spinning
  7. weight gain

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.