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
  2. back or leg pains
  3. black, tarry stools
  4. bleeding gums
  5. chest pain
  6. chills
  7. cough
  8. dark urine
  9. difficulty in breathing or swallowing
  10. dizziness
  11. fast heartbeat
  12. fever
  13. general body swelling
  14. headache
  15. itching
  16. loss of appetite
  17. nausea or vomiting
  18. nosebleeds
  19. painful or difficult urination
  20. pale skin
  21. rash
  22. shortness of breath
  23. skin itching, rash, or redness
  24. sore throat
  25. sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth
  26. swelling of the face, throat, or tongue
  27. swollen glands
  28. unpleasant breath odor
  29. unusual bleeding or bruising
  30. unusual tiredness or weakness
  31. vomiting of blood
  32. yellowing of the eyes or skin


  1. Hives
  2. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  3. tightness in the chest
  4. wheezing

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. Diarrhea
  2. drowsiness
  3. irritability
  4. stomach cramps
  5. 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.