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
- Burning, redness, stinging, or other eye irritation
- Blistering, burning, crusting, dryness, or flaking of the skin
- Blurred vision
- Decreased vision
- Discharge from the eye
- Hives or welts
- Itching, scaling, severe redness, soreness, or swelling of the skin
- Pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
- Painful irritation of the clear front part of the eye
- Shortness of breath or troubled breathing
- Skin rash
- Stuffy or runny nose
- Swelling of the face
- Swelling or puffiness of the eyes
- Tightness of the chest or wheezing
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:Rare
- Change in taste
- Dry eyes
- Loss of taste
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.