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:

Less common or rare

  1. Bloody stools
  2. burning feeling in the chest or stomach
  3. congestion in the chest
  4. changes in facial skin color
  5. cough
  6. diarrhea
  7. difficulty with swallowing
  8. fast or irregular breathing
  9. fever
  10. frequent urge to urinate
  11. heartburn
  12. inability to urinate
  13. irregular heartbeat
  14. lightheadedness or dizziness
  15. loss of bladder control
  16. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes
  17. ringing or buzzing in the ears
  18. shortness of breath, troubled breathing, tightness in the chest or wheezing
  19. skin rash, hives, or itching
  20. stomach pain
  21. tenderness in the stomach

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

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Blurred vision
  2. cold or clammy skin
  3. confusion
  4. difficulty hearing or ringing or buzzing in the ears
  5. dizziness
  6. general feeling of illness
  7. headache
  8. mood or mental changes
  9. nausea or vomiting
  10. severe drowsiness
  11. severe stomach pain
  12. skin rash
  13. slow heartbeat
  14. slow or troubled breathing
  15. stiff neck or back
  16. swelling of the face, fingers, feet, or lower legs

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. Anxiety
  2. constipation
  3. dry mouth
  4. gas
  5. increased sweating
  6. nervousness
  7. pounding heartbeat
  8. sleepiness
  9. trouble in sleeping
  10. unusual tiredness or weakness

Less common or rare

  1. Decreased appetite
  2. decrease in sexual ability
  3. depression
  4. headache
  5. heartburn
  6. increased thirst
  7. irritability
  8. mood or mental changes
  9. mouth ulcers
  10. pain or burning in the throat
  11. runny nose
  12. sensation of burning, warmth, heat, numbness, tightness, or tingling
  13. slurred speech
  14. stomach upset
  15. thinking abnormalities
  16. trembling or shaking of the hands or feet
  17. unexplained weight loss
  18. unusual feeling of well-being
  19. visual disturbances

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.