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. Blurred vision
  2. cough
  3. difficulty with swallowing
  4. dizziness
  5. fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  6. headache
  7. hives, itching, skin rash
  8. nervousness
  9. pounding in the ears
  10. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  11. slow heartbeat
  12. tightness in the chest
  13. trouble breathing
  14. unusual tiredness or weakness

Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur:

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Nausea
  2. vomiting

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. Bloody nose
  2. body aches or pain
  3. chills
  4. ear congestion
  5. fever
  6. loss of voice
  7. redness of the eyes
  8. sneezing
  9. sore throat
  10. stuffy or runny nose
  11. watery eyes

Incidence not known

  1. Change or loss of taste

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.