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SIDE EFFECTS: Nausea, nervousness or anxiety, headache, dizziness, drowsiness or trouble sleeping, vomiting, or constipation may may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist promptly. Tell your doctor immediately if any of these serious side effects occur: chest pain, rapid or pounding heartbeat, painful or difficult urination, tremors, mental/mood changes, slow or difficult breathing, seizure. A serious allergic reaction to this drug is unlikely, but seek immediate medical attention if it occurs. Symptoms of a serious allergic reaction include: rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness, trouble breathing. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

PRECAUTIONS: This medication should not be used if you have certain medical conditions. Before using this medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have: uncontrolled severe high blood pressure, severe heart blood vessel disease (severe coronary artery disease), previous allergic reaction to codeine, hydrocodone or a related drug. Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: heart problems (e.g., cardiac arrhythmias), kidney disease, liver disease, lung problems (e.g., emphysema, asthma), high blood pressure, thyroid disease (e.g., hyperthyroidism), diabetes, glaucoma, prostate problems, recent head injury, depression, seizures, history of drug abuse or dependency, any allergies. This drug may make you dizzy or drowsy; use caution engaging in activities requiring alertness such as driving or using machinery. Avoid alcoholic beverages. Caution is advised when using this drug in the elderly because they may be more sensitive to the effects of the drug, especially drowsiness and the effect on the heart. This medication should be used only when clearly needed during pregnancy. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. At least one ingredient in this product is known to be excreted in breast milk. Breast-feeding is not recommended while taking this drug.

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