Side Effects

Drug information provided by: Merative, 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:

Incidence not known

  1. Blurred or decreased vision
  2. change in vision
  3. chest tightness
  4. cough
  5. difficulty swallowing
  6. dizziness
  7. fast heartbeat
  8. hives, itching, skin rash
  9. loss of consciousness
  10. pooling of whitish fluid visible on the colored part of the eye
  11. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  12. seeing floating spots before the eyes
  13. swelling of the eye
  14. trouble breathing
  15. 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:

More common

  1. Burning, dry, or itching eyes
  2. dry eye
  3. discharge, excessive tearing
  4. itching of the eye
  5. pain in the eye
  6. red, sore eyes

Less common

  1. Body aches or pain
  2. congestion
  3. fever or chills
  4. general body discomfort
  5. lower back or side pain
  6. painful or difficult urination
  7. runny nose
  8. sore throat
  9. tender, swollen glands in the neck
  10. trouble with swallowing
  11. voice changes

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.