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:

More common

  1. Bloody urine
  2. blurred vision
  3. chest pain
  4. chills
  5. confusion
  6. cough
  7. decreased frequency or amount of urine
  8. dizziness
  9. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  10. fainting
  11. fast or irregular heartbeat
  12. fever
  13. headache
  14. increased thirst
  15. lightheadedness
  16. loss of appetite
  17. lower back or side pain
  18. nausea
  19. nervousness
  20. pounding in the ears
  21. rapid, shallow breathing
  22. recurrent fainting
  23. slow heartbeat
  24. sneezing
  25. sore throat
  26. stomach pain
  27. sweating
  28. swelling of the face, fingers, or lower legs
  29. tightness in the chest
  30. troubled breathing
  31. unusual tiredness or weakness
  32. vomiting
  33. weight gain

Less common

  1. Anxiety
  2. blue or pale skin
  3. chest discomfort
  4. chest pain, possibly moving to the left arm, neck, or shoulder
  5. difficulty swallowing
  6. dilated neck veins
  7. extreme tiredness or weakness
  8. hives, itching, skin rash
  9. irregular breathing
  10. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  11. seizures
  12. unusual drowsiness
  13. vision problems

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. Change in taste
  2. constipation
  3. decreased appetite
  4. diarrhea
  5. loss of taste
  6. muscle or joint pain
  7. swelling or inflammation of the mouth
  8. trouble sleeping

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.