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. Blurred vision
  2. confusion
  3. dizziness
  4. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  5. fainting
  6. fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat
  7. sweating
  8. unusual tiredness or weakness

Incidence not known

  1. Bloating
  2. bulging soft spot on the head of an infant
  3. change in the ability to see colors, especially blue or yellow
  4. decrease in the frequency of urination
  5. decrease in urine volume
  6. diarrhea
  7. difficult or painful urination
  8. difficult or troubled breathing
  9. difficulty having a bowel movement
  10. difficulty in passing urine (dribbling)
  11. drowsiness
  12. frequent urge to urinate
  13. headache
  14. irregular, fast or slow, or shallow breathing
  15. loss of appetite
  16. nervousness
  17. pale or blue lips, fingernails, or skin
  18. pounding in the ears
  19. seizures
  20. shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet
  21. stomach cramps or pain
  22. trembling or shaking of the hands or feet
  23. trouble with sleeping
  24. 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. Fear
  2. mood changes
  3. nausea
  4. relaxed and calm feeling
  5. sleepiness
  6. unusual drowsiness, dullness, or feeling of sluggishness

Incidence not known

  1. Itching or skin rash
  2. weakness

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.