Side Effects

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

Along with its needed effects, a dietary supplement 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 as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur:


  1. Chills
  2. continuing ulcers or sores in mouth or throat
  3. fever
  4. heartburn
  5. indigestion
  6. nausea
  7. sore throat
  8. unusual tiredness or weakness

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Chest pain
  2. dizziness
  3. fainting
  4. shortness of breath
  5. vomiting
  6. yellow eyes or skin

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.