Side Effects

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. Abdominal or stomach fullness
  2. diarrhea
  3. loss of control of bowels
  4. nausea and vomiting
  5. oily taste in mouth

Less common

  1. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. rectal gas
  3. rectal leakage of the solution of perflubron

Rare

  1. Chills
  2. dizziness
  3. flushing or redness of skin
  4. headache
  5. numb mouth
  6. trembling

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.