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:

More common

  1. Bladder pain
  2. bloody or cloudy urine
  3. blurred vision
  4. chills
  5. confusion
  6. cough
  7. darkening of the skin
  8. decreased urine
  9. diarrhea
  10. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  11. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  12. dry mouth
  13. fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  14. fever
  15. frequent urge to urinate
  16. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  17. headache
  18. increased thirst
  19. joint pain
  20. loss of appetite
  21. lower back or side pain
  22. mental depression
  23. mood changes
  24. muscle pain or cramps
  25. nausea
  26. nervousness
  27. numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
  28. pale skin
  29. pounding in the ears
  30. runny nose
  31. seizures
  32. shivering
  33. skin rash
  34. slow heartbeat
  35. sore throat
  36. sweating
  37. swelling of the arms or legs
  38. trouble sleeping
  39. troubled breathing with exertion
  40. unusual bleeding or bruising
  41. unusual tiredness or weakness
  42. vomiting

Less common

  1. Fainting
  2. irregular heartbeat, recurrent

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. Acne
  2. anxiety
  3. back pain
  4. decreased appetite
  5. depression
  6. difficulty in moving
  7. heartburn
  8. increased hair growth, especially on the face
  9. indigestion
  10. muscle stiffness
  11. stomach discomfort, upset, or pain
  12. stuffy nose
  13. thinning or loss of hair

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.