Side Effects

Drug information provided by: 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:

Less common

  1. Body aches or pain
  2. chest pain
  3. congestion
  4. cough
  5. dryness or soreness of the throat
  6. fever
  7. headache
  8. hoarseness
  9. pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
  10. stuffy or runny nose
  11. tender, swollen glands in the neck
  12. tightness of the chest
  13. trouble breathing
  14. trouble swallowing
  15. voice changes


  1. Chest discomfort
  2. dizziness
  3. fainting
  4. fast or irregular heartbeat
  5. nausea
  6. pain or discomfort in the arms, jaw, back, or neck
  7. sweating
  8. vomiting

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:

Less common

  1. Diarrhea
  2. difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  3. muscle spasms


  1. Acid or sour stomach
  2. belching
  3. burning, dry, or itching eyes
  4. discharge or excessive tearing
  5. dry mouth
  6. heartburn
  7. indigestion
  8. lack or loss of strength
  9. rash or itching skin
  10. redness, pain, swelling of the eye, eyelid, or inner lining of the eyelid
  11. stomach discomfort, upset, or pain

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.