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. Anxious feeling
  2. behavior change similar to being drunk
  3. blurred vision
  4. cold sweats
  5. confusion
  6. convulsions (seizures)
  7. depression
  8. difficulty with thinking
  9. dizziness or lightheadedness
  10. drowsiness
  11. excessive hunger
  12. fast heartbeat
  13. headache
  14. irritability or abnormal behavior
  15. nightmares
  16. restless sleep
  17. shakiness
  18. slurred speech
  19. tingling in the hands, feet, lips, or tongue

Less common or rare

  1. Depression of the skin at the place of injection
  2. dryness of the mouth
  3. fast or weak pulse
  4. feeling of pressure, itching, redness, soreness, stinging, swelling, or tingling at the place of injection
  5. increased thirst
  6. irregular heartbeat
  7. loss of appetite
  8. mood or mental changes
  9. muscle cramps or pain
  10. nausea or vomiting
  11. shortness of breath
  12. skin rash or itching over the whole body
  13. sweating
  14. thickening of the skin at the place of injection
  15. unusual tiredness or weakness
  16. wheezing

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.