Drug interactions between Fiorinal with Codeine and Valium
|Fiorinal with Codeine (aspirin/butalbital/caffeine/codeine)|
Interactions between your drugs
codeine ↔ diazepam
Applies to:Fiorinal with Codeine (aspirin/butalbital/caffeine/codeine) and Valium (diazepam)
Using narcotic pain or cough medications together with other medications that also cause central nervous system depression can lead to serious side effects including respiratory distress, coma, and even death. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions or concerns. Your doctor may be able to prescribe alternatives that do not interact, or you may need a dose adjustment or more frequent monitoring to safely use both medications. Do not drink alcohol or self-medicate with these medications without your doctor's approval, and do not exceed the doses or frequency and duration of use prescribed by your doctor. Also, you should avoid driving or operating hazardous machinery until you know how these medications affect you. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.
diazepam ↔ caffeine
Applies to:Valium (diazepam) and Fiorinal with Codeine (aspirin/butalbital/caffeine/codeine)
Consumer information for this minor interaction is not currently available. Some minor drug interactions may not be clinically relevant in all patients. Minor drug interactions do not usually cause harm or require a change in therapy. However, your healthcare provider can determine if adjustments to your medications are needed.
For clinical details see professional interaction data.
Drug Interaction Classification
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Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.