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. Abdominal or stomach cramps or pain
  2. blurred vision
  3. confusion
  4. constipation
  5. convulsions
  6. depression
  7. difficulty with breathing
  8. dizziness
  9. dry mouth
  10. headache
  11. incoherent speech
  12. increased urination
  13. irregular heartbeats
  14. loss of appetite
  15. metallic taste
  16. muscle cramps in the hands, arms, feet, legs, or face
  17. muscle weakness
  18. nausea
  19. nervousness
  20. numbness and tingling around the mouth, fingertips, or feet
  21. pounding in the ears
  22. slow or fast heartbeat
  23. thirst
  24. tremor
  25. unusual tiredness
  26. vomiting
  27. weight loss

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. Abnormal or decreased touch sensation
  2. body aches or pain
  3. chills
  4. cough
  5. diarrhea
  6. difficulty with moving
  7. ear congestion
  8. fever
  9. loss of voice
  10. muscle pain or stiffness
  11. pain in the joints or neck
  12. pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
  13. sneezing
  14. sore throat
  15. stuffy or runny nose
  16. tightness of the chest
  17. upper abdominal or stomach 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.