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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:


  1. Bloody vomit
  2. chest pain
  3. cough
  4. cough producing mucus
  5. difficulty with breathing
  6. fever or chills
  7. severe stomach pain
  8. shortness of breath
  9. sneezing
  10. sore throat
  11. tightness in the chest
  12. troubled breathing
  13. wheezing

Incidence not known

  1. Abdominal or stomach cramps or pain
  2. confusion
  3. constipation
  4. convulsions
  5. decrease in the amount of urine
  6. diarrhea
  7. dry mouth
  8. increased thirst
  9. irregular heartbeats
  10. loss of appetite
  11. muscle cramps in the hands, arms, feet, legs, or face
  12. nausea or vomiting
  13. noisy, rattling breathing
  14. numbness and tingling around the mouth, fingertips, or feet
  15. severe constipation
  16. swelling of the fingers, hands, feet, or lower legs
  17. tremor
  18. troubled breathing at rest
  19. unusual tiredness or weakness
  20. weight gain
  21. weight loss

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

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Dizziness
  2. drowsiness
  3. fainting
  4. fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat
  5. lightheadedness
  6. muscle cramps
  7. muscle spasms (tetany) or twitching
  8. pounding or rapid pulse
  9. seizures
  10. trembling

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.