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 or rare
- Fast or slow heartbeat
- Increased pain of the uterus
- Pale, cool, blotchy skin on arms or legs
- Pressing or painful feeling in chest
- Shortness of breath
- Swelling of face, inside the nose, and eyelids
- Tightness in chest
- Trouble in breathing
- Weak or absent pulse in arms or legs
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
- Abdominal or stomach cramps
- Chills or shivering
- Swelling of the genital area (vulva)
- Tender or mildly bloated abdomen or stomach
This procedure may still result in some effects, which occur after the procedure is completed, that need medical attention. Check with your doctor if any of the following side effects occur:
- Chills or shivering (continuing)
- Fever (continuing)
- Foul-smelling vaginal discharge
- Pain in lower abdomen
- Unusual increase in bleeding of the uterus
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.