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. Bloating
  2. blurred vision
  3. chest pain or discomfort
  4. cold, clammy, pale skin
  5. confusion
  6. constipation
  7. diarrhea
  8. difficult or troubled breathing
  9. dizziness
  10. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  11. fainting
  12. fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat
  13. irregular, fast or slow, or shallow breathing
  14. pale or blue lips, fingernails, or skin
  15. seizures
  16. shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet
  17. stomach cramps or pain
  18. sweating
  19. trembling or shaking of the hands or feet
  20. unusual tiredness or weakness
  21. 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. Diarrhea
  2. drowsiness
  3. feeling of warmth
  4. headache
  5. nausea
  6. redness of the face, neck, arms, and occasionally, upper chest
  7. relaxed and calm feeling
  8. sleepiness
  9. sudden sweating

Incidence not known

  1. 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.