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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Incidence not known

  1. Bloating
  2. bloody, black, or tarry stools
  3. constipation
  4. diarrhea
  5. fast heartbeat
  6. fever
  7. heartburn
  8. hives, itching, rash
  9. hoarseness
  10. indigestion
  11. irritation
  12. joint pain, stiffness, or swelling
  13. nausea or vomiting
  14. redness of the skin
  15. stomach pain, cramping, burning, or tenderness
  16. swelling of the eyelids, face, lips, hands, or feet
  17. tightness in the chest
  18. troubled breathing or swallowing
  19. 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. excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines
  4. full feeling
  5. passing gas
  6. stomach discomfort or upset

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.