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:

Incidence not known

  1. Bloody or cloudy urine
  2. bluish lips or skin
  3. blurred vision
  4. chest pain or discomfort
  5. confusion
  6. confusion as to time, place, or person
  7. convulsions
  8. cough
  9. difficult or troubled breathing
  10. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  11. difficulty with swallowing
  12. dizziness
  13. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  14. fainting
  15. fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat
  16. frequent urge to urinate
  17. hives
  18. holding false beliefs that cannot be changed by fact
  19. irregular, fast or slow, or shallow breathing
  20. itching
  21. not breathing
  22. pale or blue lips, fingernails, or skin
  23. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  24. seeing, hearing, or feeling things that are not there
  25. shortness of breath
  26. skin rash
  27. sweating
  28. tightness in the chest
  29. unusual excitement, nervousness, or restlessness
  30. unusual tiredness or weakness

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:

Incidence not known

  1. Double vision
  2. dream-like state
  3. flushing or redness of the skin
  4. loss of appetite
  5. nausea
  6. pain at the injection site
  7. seeing double
  8. uncontrolled eye movements
  9. unusually warm skin
  10. vomiting
  11. weight loss

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.