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:


  1. Back, leg, or stomach pain
  2. bleeding or crusting sores on the lips
  3. blisters
  4. bloody or cloudy urine
  5. chills
  6. continuing ulcers or sores in the mouth
  7. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  8. fever
  9. frequent urge to urinate
  10. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  11. itching, skin rash
  12. joint pain
  13. loss of appetite
  14. muscle aches or cramps
  15. pain
  16. red or irritated eyes
  17. redness, tenderness, itching, burning, or peeling of the skin
  18. sore throat
  19. sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips, in the mouth, or on the genitals
  20. unusual bleeding or bruising
  21. unusual tiredness or weakness

Incidence not known

  1. Blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin
  2. drowsiness
  3. fast, racing, or uneven heartbeat
  4. mood or mental changes
  5. muscle spasms (tetany) or twitching seizures
  6. nausea
  7. red skin lesions, often with a purple center
  8. red, irritated eyes
  9. trembling
  10. vomiting

Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur:

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Blurred vision
  2. confusion
  3. dryness of the mouth
  4. flushing
  5. headache
  6. increased sweating

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. Body aches or pain
  2. chest pain
  3. constipation
  4. cough
  5. diarrhea or loose stools
  6. difficulty with breathing
  7. dizziness
  8. ear congestion
  9. gas
  10. heartburn
  11. loss of voice
  12. muscle pain
  13. nasal congestion
  14. runny nose
  15. sneezing
  16. unusual drowsiness

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.