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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

  1. Unexplained weight loss

Less common

  1. Chills
  2. cough
  3. diarrhea
  4. discouragement
  5. fear or nervousness
  6. feeling sad or empty
  7. fever
  8. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  9. headache
  10. irritability
  11. joint pain
  12. loss of appetite
  13. loss of interest or pleasure
  14. muscle aches and pains
  15. nausea
  16. runny nose
  17. shivering
  18. sleeplessness
  19. sore throat
  20. sweating
  21. thoughts of killing oneself or changes in behavior
  22. tiredness
  23. trouble concentrating
  24. trouble sleeping
  25. unable to sleep
  26. unusual tiredness or weakness
  27. 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:

Less common

  1. Abdominal or stomach pain
  2. back pain
  3. bladder pain
  4. bloody or cloudy urine
  5. burning feeling in the chest or stomach
  6. decreased appetite
  7. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  8. dizziness
  9. frequent urge to urinate
  10. indigestion
  11. lower back or side pain
  12. muscle spasm
  13. pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
  14. shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet
  15. shortness of breath or troubled breathing
  16. sneezing
  17. stomach upset
  18. stuffy or runny nose
  19. sweating
  20. tenderness in the stomach area
  21. tightness of the chest or wheezing
  22. trembling or shaking of the hands or feet

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.