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. Bluish-colored lips, fingernails, or palms blurred or double vision
  2. chest pain or discomfort
  3. cold, clammy, pale skin
  4. confusion
  5. continuing ringing or buzzing or other unexplained noise in the ears
  6. cough
  7. dark urine
  8. difficulty breathing
  9. difficulty swallowing
  10. dizziness or lightheadedness
  11. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  12. drowsiness
  13. fast heartbeat
  14. fever
  15. headache
  16. hearing loss
  17. hives, itching, skin rash
  18. irregular heartbeat
  19. irregular, fast or slow, or shallow breathing
  20. loss of consciousness
  21. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  22. rapid or slow heart rate
  23. seizures
  24. slow or irregular heartbeat
  25. sore throat
  26. sweating
  27. tightness in the chest
  28. tremor
  29. twitching
  30. unusual bleeding or bruising
  31. 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. Cold or numb feeling
  2. false or unusual sense of well-being
  3. feeling of heat
  4. loss of bladder and bowel control
  5. loss of genital sensation and sexual function
  6. nervousness
  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.