what side effects will occur if consuming alcohol with suboxone
Interactions between your selected drugs
buprenorphine ↔ ethanol
Applies to: Suboxone (buprenorphine/naloxone), Alcohol (contained in alcoholic beverages) (ethanol)
GENERALLY AVOID: The central nervous system-depressant effects of opioid analgesics and ethanol may be additive. The combination of these agents may result in additive CNS-depression and impairment of judgment, thinking, and psychomotor skills. In more severe cases, respiratory depression, hypotension, profound sedation, and coma can occur. Death has been reported in overdosage.
MANAGEMENT: The concomitant use of opioid analgesics and ethanol should be avoided.
Other drugs that your selected drugs interact with
Alcohol (contained in alcoholic beverages) (ethanol) interacts with more than 300 other drugs.
Suboxone (buprenorphine/naloxone) interacts with more than 400 other drugs.
Interactions between your selected drugs and food
No results found - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
- Suboxone Information for Consumers
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