Buprenex Drug Interactions
Medications That Cause Drowsiness
Buprenex causes significant drowsiness. Taking other medications that cause drowsiness while using Buprenex 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 Buprenex with other medications that can cause drowsiness.
Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs)
Combining Buprenex with an MAOI may potentially cause serious problems. Do not use Buprenex if you have taken an MAOI within the past 14 days.