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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

  1. Arm, back, or jaw pain
  2. chest pain or discomfort
  3. chest tightness or heaviness
  4. cough
  5. dizziness
  6. fainting
  7. fast or irregular heartbeat
  8. fever or chills
  9. nausea
  10. shortness of breath
  11. sneezing
  12. sore throat
  13. sweating
  14. tightness in the chest
  15. troubled breathing
  16. wheezing

Less common

  1. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet
  3. blurred vision
  4. body aches or pain
  5. dry mouth
  6. ear congestion
  7. fainting
  8. flushed, dry skin
  9. fruit-like breath odor
  10. headache
  11. increased hunger
  12. increased thirst
  13. increased urination
  14. loss of consciousness
  15. loss of voice
  16. rapid weight gain
  17. runny or stuffy nose
  18. stomachache
  19. sweating
  20. tingling of the hands or feet
  21. unexplained weight loss
  22. unusual tiredness or weakness
  23. unusual weight gain or loss
  24. vomiting

Incidence not known

  1. Fast, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse

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:

Less common

  1. Muscle or bone pain
  2. muscle spasm
  3. pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones

Incidence not known

  1. Itching skin
  2. rash

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.