Drug Interactions between Relistor and Suboxone
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
- Relistor (methylnaltrexone)
- Suboxone (buprenorphine/naloxone)
Interactions between your drugs
Applies to: Suboxone (buprenorphine / naloxone) and Relistor (methylnaltrexone)
Using methylnaltrexone together with naloxone may increase the risk of opioid withdrawal symptoms such as sweating, tearing, runny nose, chills, diarrhea, abdominal pain, anxiety, insomnia, irritability, restlessness, and yawning. These medications should generally not be used together. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions or concerns. 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.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Relistor (methylnaltrexone)
Food may reduce the absorption of methylnaltrexone when taken orally, which may lead to lower blood levels of the medication and possibly reduced effectiveness. You should take oral preparations of methylnaltrexone on an empty stomach at least 30 minutes before your first meal of the day.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Drug Interaction Classification
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