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. Body aches or pain
  2. chills
  3. cough
  4. ear congestion
  5. fever
  6. headache
  7. itching, pain, redness, swelling, tenderness, warmth on the skin
  8. loss of voice
  9. runny or stuffy nose
  10. sneezing
  11. sore throat
  12. unusual tiredness or weakness

Less common

  1. Black, tarry stools
  2. burning or stinging of the skin
  3. lower back or side pain
  4. painful blisters on the trunk of the body
  5. painful cold sores or blisters on the lips, nose, eyes, or genitals
  6. painful or difficult urination
  7. pale skin
  8. ulcers, sores, or white spots in the mouth or tongue
  9. unusual bleeding or bruising

Rare

  1. Coughing or spitting up blood
  2. difficulty with breathing
  3. heartburn
  4. indigestion
  5. muscle aches
  6. nausea
  7. night sweats
  8. pale skin
  9. persistent non-healing sore
  10. pink growth
  11. reddish patch or irritated area
  12. severe abdominal or stomach pain, cramping, or burning
  13. shiny bump
  14. sudden high fever or low-grade fever for months
  15. troubled breathing with exertion
  16. vomiting of material that looks like coffee grounds, severe and continuing
  17. white, yellow or waxy scar-like area

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.