Side Effects

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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. Abdominal or stomach pain (severe)
  2. bloody diarrhea
  3. rectal bleeding

Less common

  1. Abdominal or stomach cramps (severe)
  2. blurred vision
  3. dizziness
  4. fever
  5. full or bloated feeling
  6. headache (severe)
  7. nervousness
  8. pounding in the ears
  9. pressure in the stomach
  10. skin rash and itching
  11. slow or fast heartbeat
  12. swelling of the abdominal or stomach area
  13. unusual tiredness or weakness


  1. Anxiety
  2. back pain (severe)
  3. blue or pale skin
  4. chest pain, possibly moving to the left arm, neck, or shoulder
  5. chills
  6. nausea or vomiting
  7. 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. Abdominal or stomach cramps or pain (mild)
  2. diarrhea (mild)
  3. headache (mild)
  4. runny or stuffy nose
  5. sneezing

Less common

  1. Acid or sour stomach
  2. acne
  3. back or joint pain
  4. belching
  5. difficulty with moving
  6. excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines
  7. hair loss or thinning of the hair
  8. heartburn
  9. indigestion
  10. loss of appetite
  11. muscle pain or stiffness
  12. passing gas
  13. stomach discomfort or upset

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.