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. Abdominal pain
  2. black, tarry stools
  3. bloating or swelling of face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet
  4. blood in eye
  5. bloody nose
  6. bloody stools
  7. blurred vision
  8. body aches or pain
  9. bone pain
  10. chest pain
  11. cloudy urine
  12. congestion
  13. cough
  14. decrease in urine output or decrease in urine-concentrating ability
  15. difficult or labored breathing
  16. drowsiness
  17. dry mouth
  18. dryness or soreness of throat
  19. eye pain
  20. fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  21. fatigue
  22. fever
  23. flushed, dry skin
  24. fruit-like breath odor
  25. hoarseness
  26. increased hunger
  27. increased thirst
  28. increased urination
  29. irregular heartbeat
  30. large amount of cholesterol in the blood
  31. loss of appetite
  32. mood or mental changes
  33. muscle spasms [tetany] or twitching seizures
  34. nausea or vomiting
  35. rapid weight gain
  36. redness in whites of eyes
  37. runny nose
  38. shortness of breath
  39. sweating
  40. tender, swollen glands in neck
  41. tightness in chest
  42. tingling of hands or feet
  43. trouble in swallowing
  44. troubled breathing
  45. trembling
  46. unusual tiredness or weakness
  47. unusual weight gain or loss
  48. voice changes
  49. vomiting of blood or material that looks like coffee grounds
  50. wheezing
  51. yellow eyes or skin

Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur:

Symptoms of overdose

  1. General feeling of discomfort or illness
  2. headache
  3. rash

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. Chills
  2. diarrhea
  3. difficulty in moving
  4. fear or nervousness
  5. itching skin
  6. lack or loss of strength
  7. muscle pain or stiffness
  8. pain in joints
  9. sleeplessness
  10. trouble sleeping
  11. unable to sleep

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.