Side Effects

Drug information provided by: Merative, 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. Agitation
  2. bladder pain
  3. bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet
  4. bloody or cloudy urine
  5. changes in vision
  6. chills
  7. cough
  8. darkening of the skin
  9. diarrhea
  10. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  11. difficulty swallowing or breathing
  12. dizziness
  13. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from lying or sitting position
  14. fainting
  15. fast heartbeat
  16. frequent urge to urinate
  17. hives, itching, skin rash
  18. irregular, fast or slow, or shallow breathing
  19. loss of appetite
  20. loss of consciousness
  21. mental depression
  22. nausea
  23. overactive reflexes
  24. pains in stomach, side, or abdomen, possibly radiating to the back
  25. pale or blue lips, fingernails, or skin
  26. poor coordination
  27. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  28. rapid weight gain
  29. restlessness shivering talking or acting with excitement you cannot control
  30. tightness in the chest
  31. tingling of the hands or feet
  32. trembling or shaking twitching
  33. unusual weight gain or loss
  34. vomiting
  35. 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:

More common

  1. Diarrhea
  2. difficulty having a bowel movement
  3. feeling of warmth
  4. headache
  5. lack or loss of strength
  6. nausea
  7. redness of the face, neck, arms, and occasionally, upper chest
  8. sleepiness or unusual drowsiness
  9. stomach pain
  10. sudden sweating
  11. 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.