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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Incidence not known

  1. Blurred vision
  2. chest pain or discomfort
  3. difficult or labored breathing
  4. dizziness
  5. fainting
  6. fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat
  7. headache
  8. nausea or vomiting
  9. nervousness
  10. pain in the shoulders, arms, jaw, or neck
  11. pounding in the ears
  12. sweating
  13. tightness in the chest
  14. unusual tiredness

Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur:

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Feeling of fullness in the head
  2. pounding or rapid pulse
  3. tingling in the arms or legs
  4. vomiting

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:

Incidence not known

  1. Heartburn
  2. itching skin
  3. nausea
  4. pain in the neck
  5. pain or discomfort in chest, upper stomach, or throat

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.