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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Incidence not known

  1. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. anxiety
  3. black, tarry stools
  4. bleeding, blistering, burning, coldness, discoloration of skin, feeling of pressure, hives, infection, inflammation, itching, lumps, numbness, pain, rash, redness, scarring, soreness, stinging, swelling, tenderness, tingling, or warmth at injection site
  5. blurred vision
  6. chest pain
  7. chills
  8. clay-colored stools
  9. cold sweats
  10. coma
  11. confusion
  12. continuing nausea or vomiting
  13. convulsions
  14. cool, pale skin
  15. cough or hoarseness
  16. dark urine
  17. decrease in frequency of urination
  18. decrease in urine volume
  19. decreased urine output
  20. depression
  21. difficulty in passing urine (dribbling)
  22. difficulty with breathing
  23. difficulty with speaking
  24. dizziness
  25. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up from a lying or sitting position suddenly
  26. drooling
  27. dry mouth
  28. eye pain
  29. fainting
  30. false or unusual sense of well-being
  31. fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  32. fever
  33. fever with or without chills
  34. flushed, dry skin
  35. fruit-like breath odor
  36. general feeling of illness
  37. general feeling of tiredness or weakness
  38. headache
  39. high fever
  40. high or low blood pressure
  41. hot, dry skin
  42. hyperventilation
  43. inability to move the eyes
  44. inability to sit still
  45. increase in the frequency of seizures
  46. increased blinking or spasms of the eyelid
  47. increased hunger
  48. increased sweating
  49. increased thirst
  50. increased urination
  51. irregular heartbeat recurrent
  52. irritability
  53. itching
  54. lack of sweating
  55. lip smacking or puckering
  56. loss of appetite
  57. loss of bladder control
  58. loss of consciousness
  59. lower back or side pain
  60. muscle weakness
  61. muscle pain or cramps
  62. muscle trembling, jerking, or stiffness
  63. nausea or vomiting
  64. need to keep moving
  65. nervousness
  66. nightmares
  67. noisy breathing
  68. painful or difficult urination
  69. pale skin
  70. pounding in the ears
  71. puffing of the cheeks
  72. rapid or worm-like movements of the tongue
  73. rash
  74. restlessness
  75. seizures
  76. severe muscle stiffness
  77. shakiness
  78. shaking
  79. shortness of breath
  80. shuffling walk
  81. slurred speech
  82. sore throat
  83. sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth
  84. sticking out of the tongue
  85. stiffness of the limbs
  86. sweating
  87. swelling of the face, ankles, or hands
  88. swollen glands
  89. tightness in the chest
  90. tiredness and weakness
  91. total body jerking
  92. trouble with breathing, speaking, or swallowing
  93. trouble with sleeping
  94. troubled breathing with exertion
  95. twisting movements of the body
  96. uncontrolled chewing movements
  97. uncontrolled twisting movements of the face, neck, trunk, arms, or legs
  98. unexplained weight loss
  99. unpleasant breath odor
  100. unusual bleeding or bruising
  101. unusual drowsiness, dullness, tiredness, weakness, or feeling of sluggishness
  102. unusual facial expressions
  103. unusual tiredness or weakness
  104. unusually pale skin
  105. vomiting
  106. vomiting of blood
  107. weakness of the arms and legs
  108. wheezing
  109. 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:

Incidence not known

  1. Acid or sour stomach
  2. acne or pimples
  3. belching
  4. blindness
  5. blurred vision or any other change in vision
  6. decreased interest in sexual intercourse
  7. decreased vision
  8. difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  9. disturbed color perception
  10. double vision
  11. drowsiness
  12. feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings
  13. fullness or swelling of the breasts
  14. halos around lights
  15. heartburn
  16. inability to have or keep an erection
  17. increased in sexual ability, desire, drive, or performance
  18. increased interest in sexual intercourse
  19. increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight
  20. increased watering of the mouth
  21. indigestion
  22. loss in sexual ability, desire, drive, or performance
  23. loss of hair
  24. menstrual changes
  25. night blindness
  26. overbright appearance of lights
  27. pain or tenderness of the breasts
  28. painful or prolonged erection of the penis
  29. redness or other discoloration of the skin
  30. sensation of spinning
  31. severe sunburn
  32. sleeplessness
  33. stomach discomfort, upset, or pain
  34. swelling of the breasts or breast soreness in both females and males
  35. tunnel vision
  36. unable to sleep
  37. unusual secretion of milk
  38. weight loss

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.