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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

  1. Difficult or labored breathing
  2. tightness in the chest
  3. upper abdominal or stomach pain

Incidence not known

  1. Blurred vision
  2. dark urine
  3. discomfort in the upper right stomach area
  4. dizziness
  5. general feeling of tiredness or weakness
  6. headache
  7. light-colored stools
  8. loss of appetite
  9. nausea
  10. nervousness
  11. pounding in the ears
  12. slow or fast heartbeat
  13. stomach pain, continuing
  14. unusual tiredness
  15. vomiting
  16. 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. Absent, missed, or irregular menstrual periods
  2. bloated feeling
  3. body aches or pain
  4. chills
  5. cough
  6. cough producing mucus
  7. cramps
  8. diarrhea
  9. ear congestion
  10. excess air or gas in the stomach or bowels
  11. feeling of fullness
  12. fever
  13. heavy bleeding
  14. increased sputum production
  15. longer or heavier menstrual periods
  16. loss of voice
  17. muscle aches
  18. passing gas
  19. rash
  20. sneezing
  21. sore throat
  22. stopping of menstrual bleeding
  23. stuffy or runny nose
  24. unusual 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.