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. Bladder pain
  2. bloody or cloudy urine
  3. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  4. frequent urge to urinate
  5. lower back or side pain
  6. swelling of the face, fingers, feet, or lower legs
  7. weight gain

Less common

  1. Pain or swelling in the arms or legs without any injury
  2. pale skin
  3. troubled breathing with exertion
  4. unusual bleeding or bruising
  5. unusual tiredness or weakness


  1. Abdominal or stomach discomfort
  2. anxiety
  3. blurred vision
  4. chills
  5. cold sweats
  6. coma
  7. confusion
  8. cool, pale skin
  9. decreased appetite
  10. depression
  11. diarrhea
  12. dizziness
  13. fast heartbeat
  14. fast, shallow breathing
  15. general feeling of discomfort
  16. headache
  17. increased hunger
  18. muscle pain or cramping
  19. nausea
  20. nervousness
  21. nightmares
  22. seizures
  23. shakiness
  24. shortness of breath
  25. sleepiness
  26. slurred speech

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. Body aches or pain
  2. cough
  3. difficulty with breathing
  4. ear congestion
  5. fever, sneezing, or sore throat
  6. loss of voice
  7. runny nose
  8. stuffy nose

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.