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. Eye pain
  2. itching eye
  3. redness of the eye
  4. redness, swelling, or itching of eyelid

Less common

  1. Blurred or decreased vision
  2. burning, dry, or itching eyes
  3. eye color changes
  4. redness, pain, or swelling of the eye, eyelid, or inner lining of the eyelid

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. Eye discomfort
  2. feeling of having something in the eye

Less common

  1. Acid or sour stomach (heartburn or indigestion)
  2. blood in the urine
  3. chest pain or tightness
  4. dry eyes
  5. eye discharge or excessive tearing
  6. faintness or lightheadedness when getting up from a lying or sitting position
  7. loss of bladder control
  8. lower back pain
  9. muscle pain or stiffness
  10. pain, swelling, or redness in the joints
  11. pain or burning while urinating
  12. pelvic pain
  13. slow or irregular heartbeat (less than 50 beats per minute)

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.