Important Info on Maxair
As with any medicine, side effects can occur with Maxair. However, not everyone who takes the medication will experience side effects. In fact, most people tolerate it well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Common side effects of Maxair include but are not limited to:
- Shakiness (tremors)
(Click Maxair Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report to your healthcare provider.)
You can also read about specific side effects in the following eMedTV articles:
Maxair can potentially interact with several other medicines (see Maxair Drug Interactions for more information).
You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Maxair if you have:
- High blood pressure (hypertension)
- A fast heart rate (tachycardia)
- An irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia)
- Other types of heart disease, including congestive heart failure
- An overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism)
- Seizures or epilepsy
- Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Maxair and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Maxair and Breastfeeding).
You should also make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Maxair Warnings and Precautions for more information, including information on who should not take the drug.)