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:


  1. Nausea
  2. severe constipation
  3. stomach pain
  4. vomiting

Incidence not known

  1. Blindness
  2. blurred vision
  3. chest tightness
  4. cough
  5. dark urine
  6. decreased vision
  7. difficulty swallowing
  8. dizziness
  9. fast heartbeat
  10. hives, itching, skin rash
  11. light-colored stools
  12. loss of appetite
  13. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  14. trouble breathing
  15. yellow skin or eyes

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. Headache

Less common

  1. Stuffy nose

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.