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Drug Interactions With Hydromorphone ER

Taking certain medications with hydromorphone ER may result in dangerous (and even life-threatening) complications. Some of these interactions can increase your risk of side effects, such as difficulty breathing, memory loss, and drowsiness. Alcohol, antihistamines, and barbiturates are among the products that can lead to negative drug interactions with hydromorphone ER.

An Overview of Hydromorphone ER Interactions

Hydromorphone ER (Exalgo™) can potentially interact with a number of other medications. Some of the drugs that may lead to interactions with hydromorphone ER include:
 
 
  • Barbiturates, such as:
     
    • Amobarbital (Amytal®)
    • Butalbital (Fioricet®, Fiorinal®)
    • Pentobarbital (Nembutal®)
    • Phenobarbital (Luminal®)
    • Secobarbital (Seconal®)
 
 
 
 
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