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Side EffectsAs with any medicine, side effects are possible with Maxzide. However, not everyone who takes the drug will experience side effects. In fact, 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.
- Low blood pressure (hypotension)
- High blood sugar (hyperglycemia)
- Nausea and vomiting
- Diarrhea or constipation
- Dry mouth (see Maxzide and Dry Mouth)
- Depression (see Maxzide and Depression)
- Vision changes, including blurred vision
- Sensitivity to the sun
- Decreased sexual performance.
Drug Interactions With MaxzideMaxzide can potentially interact with a number of other medicines (see Maxzide Drug Interactions).
What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
- Liver disease, including cirrhosis
- Kidney disease or kidney failure
- A history of kidney stones
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus or SLE)
- Fluid or electrolyte problems
- Any allergies, including allergies to sulfa drugs, foods, dyes, or preservatives.
- Pregnant or trying to become pregnant (see Maxzide and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Maxzide and Breastfeeding).