Side Effects

Drug information provided by: Merative, 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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

  1. Bladder pain
  2. bloody or cloudy urine
  3. bluish color of the fingernails, lips, skin, palms, or nail beds
  4. blurred vision
  5. chest pain
  6. chills
  7. cough
  8. diarrhea
  9. difficult, burning, or painful urination
  10. dizziness
  11. ear congestion or pain
  12. fever
  13. frequent urge to urinate
  14. head congestion
  15. hoarseness or other voice changes
  16. loss of appetite
  17. lower back or side pain
  18. muscle aches
  19. nausea
  20. nervousness
  21. pounding in the ears
  22. slow or fast heartbeat
  23. stomach pain
  24. stuffy or runny nose
  25. sneezing
  26. sore throat
  27. swelling of the hands, ankles, feet, or lower legs
  28. weakness

Incidence not known

  1. Back pain
  2. blisters or itching
  3. dark urine
  4. decreased urination
  5. general feeling of discomfort or illness
  6. hair loss
  7. skin rash
  8. swollen glands
  9. tiredness
  10. 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:

More common

  1. Acid or sour stomach
  2. belching
  3. difficulty in moving
  4. heartburn
  5. indigestion
  6. muscle pain or stiffness
  7. pain, swelling, or redness in the joints
  8. stomach discomfort, upset, or pain

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.