Side Effects

Drug information provided by: 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:

Incidence not known

  1. Bloody, black, or tarry stools
  2. heartburn
  3. indigestion
  4. nausea
  5. severe abdominal or stomach pain, cramping, or burning
  6. severe constipation
  7. severe vomiting
  8. trouble with breathing
  9. vomiting
  10. vomiting of material that looks like coffee grounds, severe and continuing

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. Acid or sour stomach
  2. belching
  3. bloating
  4. constipation
  5. diarrhea
  6. excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines
  7. full feeling
  8. passing gas
  9. stomach discomfort or upset

Incidence not known

  1. Itching skin
  2. rash

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.