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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

  1. Agitation
  2. blood in the urine
  3. coma
  4. confusion
  5. dark urine
  6. decreased urine output
  7. depression
  8. dizziness
  9. headache
  10. irritability
  11. lethargy
  12. loss of appetite
  13. muscle twitching
  14. nausea or vomiting
  15. rapid weight gain
  16. seizures
  17. stomach pain
  18. stupor
  19. swelling of the face, ankles, or hands
  20. unusual tiredness or weakness
  21. yellow eyes or skin

Rare

  1. Chest tightness
  2. cough
  3. difficulty swallowing
  4. dizziness
  5. fast heartbeat
  6. hives, itching, or skin rash
  7. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  8. trouble breathing

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. Bleeding, blistering, burning, coldness, discoloration of the skin, feeling of pressure, hives, infection, inflammation, itching, lumps, numbness, pain, rash, redness, scarring, soreness, stinging, swelling, tenderness, tingling, ulceration, or warmth at the injection site

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.