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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

  1. Bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet
  2. cloudy urine
  3. hives, itching, skin rash
  4. pale skin
  5. rapid weight gain
  6. tingling of the hands or feet
  7. trouble breathing
  8. unusual bleeding or bruising
  9. unusual tiredness or weakness
  10. unusual weight gain or loss

Incidence not known

  1. Bloody urine
  2. blurred vision
  3. chest pain or tightness
  4. confusion
  5. decreased frequency or amount of urine
  6. dilated neck veins
  7. dizziness
  8. dry mouth
  9. fainting
  10. headache
  11. increase in heart rate
  12. increased thirst
  13. irregular breathing
  14. irregular heartbeat
  15. lightheadedness
  16. loss of appetite
  17. lower back or side pain
  18. nausea
  19. nervousness
  20. pounding in the ears
  21. rapid breathing
  22. slow or fast heartbeat
  23. sunken eyes
  24. vomiting
  25. wrinkled skin
  26. 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. Bruising
  2. cough
  3. decreased interest in sexual intercourse
  4. diarrhea
  5. difficulty in moving
  6. fever
  7. inability to have or keep an erection
  8. large, flat, blue or purplish patches in the skin
  9. loss in sexual ability, desire, drive, or performance
  10. mouth sores
  11. muscle pain or stiffness
  12. nausea
  13. pain in the joints
  14. skin wrinkling
  15. stomach pain

Incidence not known

  1. Arm, back, neck, or leg pain
  2. burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings
  3. change in or loss of taste
  4. chapped lips
  5. dry skin
  6. excess air or gas in the stomach or bowels
  7. feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings
  8. full feeling
  9. heartburn
  10. increased sweating
  11. increased weight
  12. lack or loss of strength
  13. passing gas
  14. sensation of spinning
  15. stomach discomfort

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.