Who should not take Hydro-Tussin HD Solution?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • overactive thyroid gland
  • an inability to completely empty the bladder
  • enlarged prostate
  • severe disease of the arteries of the heart
  • significant uncontrolled high blood pressure
  • high blood pressure
  • diabetes
  • decreased kidney function
  • severe liver disease
  • closed angle glaucoma
  • pheochromocytoma
  • acute inflammation of the pancreas
  • constipation
  • blockage of the stomach or intestine
  • paralysis of the intestines
  • decreased lung function
  • low blood pressure
  • cor pulmonale
  • drug abuse
  • decreased function of the adrenal gland
  • a condition where the adrenal glands produce less hormones called Addison's disease
  • untreated decreased level of thyroid hormones
  • asthma attack
  • history of opioid overdose
  • worsening chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • morbid obesity
  • inherited dysfunction of autonomic nerve function
  • intense abdominal pain
  • high pressure within the skull
  • weakened patient
  • an increase of carbon dioxide in the blood
  • a condition where the body is unable to maintain adequate blood flow called shock
  • sleep apnea
  • seizures
  • coma
  • narrowing of the tube that empties urine from the bladder
  • spasm of a bile duct tract
  • disease of the gallbladder
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • stomach or intestinal tract operation
  • alcohol intoxication
  • toxic psychosis
  • psychosis caused by sudden alcohol withdrawal
  • dehydration
  • a brain tumor
  • systemic mastocytosis


  • Guaifenesin
  • Opioids - Morphine Analogues
  • Tramadol
  • Sympathomimetic Agents
  • Ephedrine Analogues

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