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Drug Interactions With Buprenorphine Injection

Medications That Cause Drowsiness
The buprenorphine injection causes significant drowsiness. Taking other medications that cause drowsiness while receiving these injections may lead to serious side effects, such as extreme sedation, low blood pressure, confusion, and serious breathing problems. Check with your healthcare provider before combining the buprenorphine injection with other medications that can cause drowsiness.
 
Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs)
Combining the buprenorphine injection with an MAOI may potentially cause serious problems. Do not receive these injections if you have taken an MAOI within the past 14 days.
 

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all drug interactions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the specific buprenorphine injection interactions that may apply to you.
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