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Oramorph Interactions Explained

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when Oramorph SR is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Alcoholic Beverages
You should avoid alcohol while taking Oramorph SR. Alcohol increases the risk of serious side effects, such as extreme drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing.
 
Alvimopan
Oramorph SR may increase the risk of serious alvimopan side effects. You should not take alvimopan if you have taken Oramorph SR for each of the past seven days.
 
Antidepressants
Combining an antidepressant with Oramorph SR could increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing. Serious side effects may also occur. Talk to your healthcare provider before taking Oramorph SR with an antidepressant. He or she may need to monitor you more closely and adjust the dose of your medications as necessary.
 
Antihistamines
Many antihistamines cause significant drowsiness and can cause serious problems when used in combination with other medications that cause drowsiness, such as Oramorph SR. Check with your healthcare provider before taking Oramorph SR with an antihistamine, including non-prescription antihistamines.
 
Antipsychotics
Combining an antipsychotic medication with Oramorph SR can increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing. Serious side effects may also occur. Talk to your healthcare provider before taking Oramorph SR with an antipsychotic medication.
 
Barbiturates
Combining a barbiturate with Oramorph SR can increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing. Serious side effects may also occur. Talk to your healthcare provider before taking Oramorph SR with a barbiturate.
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