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 or cramps
  2. black, tarry stools
  3. bladder pain
  4. bleeding gums
  5. bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet
  6. blood in the urine or stools
  7. blurred vision
  8. body aches or pain
  9. bone pain
  10. burning or stinging of the skin
  11. chest pain
  12. cloudy urine
  13. confusion
  14. constipation
  15. convulsions
  16. cough
  17. decrease in the amount of urine
  18. decreased frequency or amount of urine
  19. depression
  20. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  21. dizziness or lightheadedness
  22. drowsiness
  23. dry mouth
  24. ear congestion
  25. fainting
  26. fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  27. fever or chills
  28. flushed, dry skin
  29. frequent urge to urinate
  30. fruit-like breath odor
  31. headache
  32. incoherent speech
  33. increase in heart rate
  34. increased blood pressure
  35. increased hunger
  36. increased thirst
  37. increased urination
  38. joint pain, stiffness, or swelling
  39. loss of appetite
  40. loss of consciousness
  41. loss of voice
  42. lower back, side, or stomach pain
  43. metallic taste
  44. muscle cramps in the hands, arms, feet, legs, or face
  45. muscle spasms or twitching
  46. muscle weakness
  47. nausea or vomiting
  48. nervousness
  49. noisy, rattling breathing
  50. numbness and tingling around the mouth, fingertips, hands, or feet
  51. painful blisters on the trunk of the body
  52. painful cold sores or blisters on the lips, nose, eyes, or genitals
  53. pale skin
  54. pinpoint red spots on the skin
  55. rapid breathing
  56. red, tender, or oozing skin at incision
  57. runny nose
  58. sneezing
  59. sore throat
  60. sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth
  61. sunken eyes
  62. sweating
  63. swelling
  64. swollen glands
  65. thirst
  66. tightness in the chest
  67. tremor
  68. trouble breathing at rest or with exertion
  69. unusual bleeding or bruising
  70. unusual tiredness or weakness
  71. unusual weight gain or loss
  72. weakness or heaviness of the legs

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. Acid or sour stomach
  2. anxiety
  3. back pain
  4. belching
  5. bleeding gums
  6. blemishes on the skin
  7. bruising
  8. diarrhea
  9. difficulty moving
  10. excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines
  11. facial hair growth in females
  12. full feeling
  13. full or round face, neck, or trunk
  14. heartburn
  15. increased hair growth, especially on the face
  16. increased thirst or urination
  17. indigestion
  18. irritability
  19. irritation in the mouth
  20. itching skin
  21. loose stools
  22. loss of sexual desire or ability
  23. menstrual irregularities
  24. muscle pains or stiffness
  25. pain
  26. pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
  27. passing gas
  28. pimples
  29. redness and swelling of the gums
  30. shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet
  31. sleeplessness
  32. sore mouth or tongue
  33. stomach discomfort or upset
  34. trouble sleeping
  35. upper abdominal or stomach pain
  36. white patches in the mouth or on the tongue

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.