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. Black, tarry stools
  2. bladder pain
  3. bleeding gums
  4. bloody or cloudy urine
  5. body aches or pain
  6. chest pain or tightness
  7. chills
  8. clay colored stools
  9. confusion
  10. cracks in the skin
  11. cough
  12. dark urine
  13. decreased appetite
  14. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  15. dizziness or lightheadedness
  16. ear congestion
  17. fainting
  18. fast heartbeat
  19. fever
  20. frequent urge to urinate
  21. headache
  22. itching, skin rash
  23. loss of heat from the body
  24. loss of voice
  25. lower back or side pain
  26. muscle or bone pain
  27. nausea and vomiting
  28. pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
  29. pale skin
  30. pinpoint red spots on the skin
  31. rapid, shallow breathing
  32. red, swollen skin
  33. scaly skin
  34. sneezing
  35. stomach cramps, tenderness, or pain
  36. stuffy or runny nose
  37. sore throat
  38. swelling of the hands, ankles, feet, or lower legs
  39. trouble breathing
  40. ulcers, sores, or white spots in the mouth
  41. unusual bleeding or bruising
  42. unusual tiredness or weakness
  43. watery or bloody diarrhea
  44. yellow eyes or skin

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. Trouble sleeping

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.