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Side Effects

As with any medicine, side effects are possible with Maxidone. However, not everyone who takes the drug will experience side effects. Most people tolerate it quite well.
 
If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are easily treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
 
Common Maxidone side effects include but are not limited to:
 
(Click Hydrocodone/APAP Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
 

Drug Interactions With Maxidone

Maxidone can potentially interact with several other medicines (see Hydrocodone/APAP Drug Interactions).
 

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider Before Taking It?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Maxidone if you have:
 
  • An underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism)
  • Addison's disease
  • An enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH)
  • Liver disease, such as cirrhosis, liver failure, or hepatitis
  • Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
  • A head injury or high intercranial pressure
  • Severe abdominal (stomach) pain
  • Lung disease of any sort
  • A history of drug or alcohol dependence
  • Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
     
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Hydrocodone/APAP Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
 
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