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. Bleeding gums
  2. cough
  3. coughing up blood
  4. difficulty with breathing or swallowing
  5. dizziness
  6. fast or irregular heartbeat
  7. headache
  8. hives, itching, or skin rash
  9. increased menstrual flow or vaginal bleeding
  10. nosebleeds
  11. paralysis
  12. prolonged bleeding from cuts
  13. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  14. red or black, tarry stools
  15. red or dark brown urine
  16. sweating
  17. tightness in the chest
  18. 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. Acid or sour stomach
  2. bad, unusual, or unpleasant (after) taste
  3. belching
  4. bloated or full feeling
  5. change in taste
  6. excess air or gas in the stomach
  7. heartburn
  8. indigestion
  9. stomach discomfort, upset, or pain

Incidence not known

  1. Diarrhea
  2. difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  3. loss of appetite
  4. nausea or vomiting
  5. passing of gas
  6. stomach fullness

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.