Side Effects

Drug information provided by: 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. Body aches or pain
  2. cold or flu-like symptoms
  3. congestion
  4. cough
  5. dryness or soreness of the throat

Less common

  1. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. diarrhea
  3. fever or chills
  4. loss of appetite
  5. lower back or side pain
  6. nausea


  1. White patches inside the nose or mouth

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. Difficulty with moving
  2. discouragement
  3. feeling sad or empty
  4. headache
  5. increased abdominal or stomach pain and cramping during menstrual periods
  6. irritability
  7. lack of appetite
  8. loss of interest or pleasure
  9. muscle or joint pain
  10. muscle pain or stiffness
  11. nasal burning and irritation
  12. stomach discomfort following meals
  13. stuffy or runny nose
  14. tiredness
  15. trouble concentrating
  16. trouble sleeping
  17. unexplained runny nose or sneezing
  18. upset stomach

Less common

  1. Accidental injury
  2. bladder pain
  3. bloated
  4. bloody mucus or unexplained nosebleeds
  5. bloody or cloudy urine
  6. chest congestion
  7. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  8. excess air or gas in stomach or intestines
  9. frequent urge to urinate
  10. full feeling
  11. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  12. lower back or side pain
  13. menstrual changes
  14. passing gas
  15. post-procedure pain
  16. shivering
  17. sweating
  18. unusual tiredness or weakness
  19. 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.