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Drug Interactions With Fentanyl Buccal Soluble Film

Combining octreotide with fentanyl buccal soluble film may increase the pain-relieving effects of fentanyl. Your healthcare provider may monitor your pain response more closely if you must use these medications together. You might need a lower fentanyl buccal soluble film dose.
Fentanyl buccal soluble film may decrease the effectiveness of pegvisomant. If you must use these medications together, your healthcare provider may need to increase your pegvisomant dosage.
Thiazide Diuretics
Using fentanyl buccal soluble film with a thiazide diuretic may increase your risk for orthostatic hypotension (a decrease in blood pressure when you stand up). Talk to your healthcare provider if you notice symptoms of orthostatic hypotension, such as faintness, dizziness, and lightheadedness, while using these medications together.

Final Thoughts

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