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. Blood in the urine
  2. blurred vision
  3. burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings
  4. changes in skin color
  5. chest pain or discomfort
  6. confusion
  7. decreased or increased urination
  8. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  9. fast, slow, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  10. fever
  11. mood or mental changes
  12. muscle cramps in the hands, arms, feet, legs, or face
  13. nausea
  14. nervousness
  15. numbness and tingling around the mouth, fingertips, or feet
  16. seizures
  17. sweating
  18. trouble breathing
  19. unusual tiredness or weakness
  20. vomiting
  21. weakness and heaviness of the legs

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. Diarrhea
  2. 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.