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:

Less common

  1. Blurred vision
  2. chest pain or discomfort
  3. confusion
  4. difficult or labored breathing
  5. fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  6. lightheadedness, dizziness, or fainting
  7. shortness of breath
  8. slow or irregular heartbeat
  9. sweating
  10. swelling
  11. tightness in the chest
  12. 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:

Less common

  1. Abdominal or stomach cramps, discomfort, or pain
  2. back pain
  3. blemishes on the skin
  4. constipation
  5. diarrhea
  6. discouragement
  7. feeling sad or empty
  8. headache
  9. indigestion
  10. irritability
  11. lack or loss of appetite
  12. loss of interest or pleasure
  13. muscle pain
  14. nausea or vomiting
  15. pimples
  16. rash
  17. swollen mouth and tongue
  18. tiredness
  19. trouble concentrating
  20. trouble sleeping
  21. unpleasant taste
  22. urge to have bowel movement

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.