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Before using Avinza, warnings and precautions for the medication should be reviewed with your healthcare provider to help minimize risks. Check with your healthcare provider before taking Avinza if you have hypothyroidism, epilepsy, or kidney disease, as this drug may not be the best choice for you. Do not take Avinza at all if you have a bowel obstruction, severe asthma, or untreated respiratory depression.

Avinza: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Avinza® (morphine sulfate ER) if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
  • Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
     
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
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