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
- Joint pains
- Skin rash or itching
- Unusual tiredness or weakness
- Abdominal pain (severe)
- Lower back pain
- Pain or burning while urinating
- Paleness of skin
- Sore throat
- Yellow eyes or skin
Check with your doctor as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur:Less common
- Changes in menstrual periods
- Decreased sexual ability in males
- Dry, puffy skin
- Swelling of front part of neck
- Weight gain (unusual)
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
- Loss of appetite
- Nausea and vomiting
- Stomach pain (mild)
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.