Side Effects

Drug information provided by: IBM 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. Body aches
  2. crying more than the usual (in babies)
  3. diarrhea
  4. fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  5. fever
  6. goosebumps
  7. irritability
  8. nausea or vomiting
  9. nervousness
  10. restlessness
  11. runny or stuffy nose
  12. seizures (in babies)
  13. shivering or trembling
  14. sneezing
  15. stomach cramps
  16. sweating
  17. weakness
  18. yawning

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. Headache
  2. joint or muscle pain

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.