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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

  1. Black, tarry stools
  2. bleeding gums
  3. blood in the urine or stools
  4. chest pain
  5. chills
  6. cough or hoarseness
  7. coughing up blood
  8. difficulty in breathing or swallowing
  9. dizziness
  10. fever
  11. headache
  12. increased menstrual flow or vaginal bleeding
  13. lower back or side pain
  14. nosebleeds
  15. painful or difficult urination
  16. pale skin
  17. paralysis
  18. pinpoint red spots on the skin
  19. prolonged bleeding from cuts
  20. red or dark brown urine
  21. sore throat
  22. sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth
  23. swollen glands
  24. troubled breathing with exertion
  25. unusual bleeding or bruising
  26. unusual tiredness or weakness
  27. yellow eyes or skin

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. Constipation
  2. decreased appetite
  3. diarrhea
  4. nausea
  5. stomach pain
  6. swelling or inflammation of the mouth
  7. vomiting

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.