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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Less common

  1. Actions that are out of control
  2. anxiety
  3. burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings
  4. chest pain or discomfort
  5. decreased interest in sexual intercourse
  6. delayed or inability to have an orgasm
  7. extra heartbeat
  8. fast, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse
  9. inability to have or keep an erection
  10. irritability
  11. loss in sexual ability, desire, drive, or performance
  12. shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet
  13. sweating
  14. talking, feeling, and acting with excitement
  15. trembling or shaking of the hands or feet

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. Diarrhea
  2. dizziness
  3. dry mouth
  4. nausea
  5. trouble sleeping

Less common

  1. Abnormal dreams
  2. aching or discomfort in the lower legs or sensation of crawling in the legs
  3. acid or sour stomach
  4. belching
  5. blindness
  6. bloated or full feeling
  7. blurred vision
  8. change in taste
  9. decreased vision
  10. difficulty with moving
  11. drowsiness
  12. dry eyes
  13. excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines
  14. feeling jittery
  15. headache, severe and throbbing
  16. heartburn
  17. increased or decreased appetite
  18. increased sweating
  19. indigestion
  20. loss of appetite
  21. loss of taste
  22. muscle pain or stiffness
  23. night sweats
  24. pain in the joints
  25. passing gas
  26. relaxed and calm
  27. restlessness
  28. sleepiness or unusual drowsiness
  29. stomach pain, discomfort, or upset
  30. unusual tiredness or weakness
  31. vomiting
  32. weakness

Incidence not known

  1. Decrease in smell
  2. eye pain
  3. loss of sense of smell

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.