Side Effects

Drug information provided by: Merative, 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:

More common

  1. Bleeding at injection site
  2. bleeding from the bladder, blood in urine
  3. bloody or black, tarry stools
  4. severe stomach pain
  5. vomiting of blood or material that looks like coffee grounds

Less common

  1. Pale skin
  2. troubled breathing with exertion
  3. unusual bleeding or bruising
  4. unusual tiredness or weakness


  1. Blurred vision
  2. confusion
  3. cough
  4. difficult or labored breathing
  5. difficulty swallowing
  6. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up from a lying or sitting position suddenly
  7. fast heartbeat
  8. hives
  9. itching
  10. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  11. shortness of breath
  12. skin rash
  13. sweating
  14. tightness in chest
  15. wheezing

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.