Side Effects

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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. Bleeding, blistering, burning, coldness, discoloration of the skin, feeling of pressure, hives, infection, inflammation, itching, lumps, numbness, pain, rash, redness, scarring, soreness, stinging, swelling, tenderness, tingling, ulceration, or warmth at the injection site
  2. bloody vomit
  3. blurred vision
  4. body aches or pain
  5. change in the color, amount, or odor of the vaginal discharge
  6. chest pain, discomfort, or tightness
  7. chills
  8. confusion
  9. cough or hoarseness
  10. cough producing mucus
  11. diarrhea
  12. difficulty in breathing
  13. dizziness
  14. ear congestion
  15. fainting
  16. fever
  17. flu-like symptoms
  18. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  19. headache
  20. lightheadedness
  21. loss of appetite
  22. loss of voice
  23. muscle aches
  24. nausea
  25. pounding in the ears
  26. rapid, shallow breathing
  27. slow or fast heartbeat
  28. sneezing
  29. sore throat
  30. severe stomach pain
  31. stuffy or runny nose
  32. thickening of bronchial secretions
  33. tooth or gum pain
  34. 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:

More common

  1. Diarrhea
  2. heartburn
  3. lack or loss of strength
  4. pain in the lower back, bottom, hips, or upper legs
  5. unusual drowsiness, dullness, or feeling of sluggishness

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.