Maxzide has lots of side effects and patients on the drug have to be closely monitored. Maxzide has been known to cause high blood sugar (hyperglycemia) in people with diabetes or, in some cases, even cause diabetes in people without a history of the condition.If your blood glucose levels is at 300, you need to discuss the matter with your doctor ASAP. Any reading above 140 can cause beta cell destruction and result in further progress of diabetes not to mention its dangerous complications.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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