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Drug Interactions With Sublingual Buprenorphine

Medications That Cause Drowsiness
Sublingual buprenorphine causes significant drowsiness. Taking it with other medications that cause drowsiness 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 these medications.
Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs)
Combining sublingual buprenorphine with an MAOI may cause serious problems. Do not use sublingual buprenorphine if you have taken an MAOI within the past 14 days.

Final Thoughts

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