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:

Less common

  1. Cough producing mucus
  2. diarrhea
  3. difficulty breathing
  4. tightness in the chest


  1. Blurred vision
  2. confusion
  3. decreased urination
  4. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  5. dry mouth
  6. increase in heart rate
  7. irregular heartbeat
  8. muscle cramps or pain
  9. numbness, tingling, pain, or weakness in the hands or feet
  10. rapid breathing
  11. seizures
  12. sunken eyes
  13. sweating
  14. thirst
  15. trembling
  16. unusual tiredness or weakness
  17. weakness and heaviness of the legs
  18. wrinkled skin

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:

Less common

  1. Coughing
  2. lack or loss of strength
  3. sleepiness or unusual drowsiness


  1. Back pain
  2. change in vision
  3. difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  4. discouragement
  5. feeling sad or empty
  6. impaired vision
  7. irritability
  8. lack of appetite
  9. loss of interest or pleasure
  10. trouble concentrating
  11. trouble sleeping

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.