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. Chills
  2. cold sweats
  3. confusion
  4. dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up from lying or sitting position

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. Burning, itching, redness, skin rash, swelling, or soreness at site
  2. diarrhea
  3. dry mouth
  4. headache
  5. trouble sleeping

Less common

  1. Acid or sour stomach
  2. belching
  3. body aches or pain
  4. change or problem with discharge of semen
  5. congestion
  6. cough
  7. dryness or soreness of the throat
  8. fever
  9. heartburn
  10. hoarseness
  11. indigestion
  12. pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
  13. rash
  14. runny nose
  15. shortness of breath or troubled breathing
  16. stomach discomfort, upset, or pain
  17. stuffy or runny nose
  18. tender, swollen glands in the neck
  19. tightness of the chest or wheezing
  20. trouble swallowing
  21. voice changes
  22. weight changes


  1. Decreased interest in sexual intercourse
  2. inability to have or keep an erection
  3. loss in sexual ability, desire, drive, or performance
  4. not able to have an orgasm

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.