Side Effects

Drug information provided by: Merative, 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 as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

  1. High blood pressure

Less common

  1. Fast heartbeat
  2. fever


  1. Seizures

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. Abdominal or stomach cramps
  2. diarrhea
  3. headache
  4. nausea or vomiting

Less common

  1. Abdominal discomfort
  2. body odor
  3. depression
  4. dizziness
  5. impaired vision
  6. loss of appetite or weight
  7. swelling in hands, lower legs, and feet
  8. tingling sensation
  9. weakness

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.