Side Effects

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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. Back, leg, or stomach pains
  2. bluish fingernails, lips, or skin
  3. difficult breathing
  4. fever
  5. loss of appetite
  6. pale skin
  7. skin rash
  8. unusual tiredness or weakness


  1. Itching, dryness, redness, scaling, or peeling of the skin, or loss of hair
  2. mood or other mental changes
  3. numbness, tingling, pain, burning, or weakness in hands or feet
  4. sore throat
  5. unusual bleeding or bruising
  6. 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:


  1. Headache
  2. loss of appetite
  3. nausea or vomiting
  4. nervousness
  5. trouble in 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.