Side Effects

Drug information provided by: 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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

  1. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. black, tarry stools
  3. bleeding gums
  4. blurred vision
  5. chest pain
  6. confusion
  7. cough
  8. coughing up blood
  9. decreased urine
  10. diarrhea
  11. difficulty with breathing or swallowing
  12. dizziness
  13. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  14. dry mouth
  15. fast heartbeat
  16. fever or chills
  17. headache
  18. increased menstrual flow or vaginal bleeding
  19. increased thirst
  20. irregular heartbeat
  21. irritability
  22. loss of appetite
  23. lower back or side pain
  24. muscle pain or cramps
  25. muscle twitching
  26. nausea or vomiting
  27. nervousness
  28. nosebleeds
  29. numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
  30. pain, warmth, or burning in the fingers, toes, and legs
  31. painful or difficult urination
  32. pale skin
  33. paralysis
  34. pounding in the ears
  35. problems with vision or hearing
  36. prolonged bleeding from cuts
  37. rapid breathing
  38. red or black, tarry stools
  39. red or dark brown urine
  40. restlessness
  41. seizures
  42. slow or fast heartbeat
  43. sneezing
  44. sore throat
  45. sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth
  46. sweating
  47. swelling of the feet or lower legs
  48. swollen glands
  49. tightness in the chest
  50. troubled breathing with exertion
  51. unusual bleeding or bruising
  52. unusual tiredness or weakness
  53. weakness

Less common

  1. Bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet
  2. decrease in the frequency of urination
  3. decrease in urine volume
  4. difficulty in passing urine (dribbling)
  5. rapid weight gain
  6. unusual weight gain or loss

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. Excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines
  2. full feeling
  3. passing gas

Less common

  1. Abdominal or stomach discomfort
  2. acid or sour stomach
  3. belching
  4. heartburn
  5. indigestion
  6. stomach discomfort, upset, or pain

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.