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 as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur:

Less common

  1. Hives
  2. joint pain
  3. swelling of arms, face, legs, lips, tongue, and/or throat
  4. swelling of lymph glands

With long-term use

  1. Burning of mouth or throat
  2. headache (severe)
  3. increased watering of mouth
  4. metallic taste
  5. skin sores
  6. soreness of teeth and gums
  7. stomach irritation

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.