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Does Suboxone interfere with antidepressants?
In fact, many people do take antidepressants while on Suboxone. As always, it is best to let your provider know what antidepressants you are on while also taking buprenorphine/naloxone (Suboxone), but the most common antidepressants (SSRI, mirtazapine, SNRI medications) are all safe to take while on Suboxone.
What can you not take with Lexapro?
Avoid taking MAO inhibitors (isocarboxazid, linezolid, methylene blue, moclobemide, phenelzine, procarbazine, rasagiline, safinamide, selegiline, tranylcypromine) during treatment with this medication. Most MAO inhibitors should also not be taken for two weeks before and after treatment with this medication.
Does Suboxone affect serotonin?
The prevalence of serotonin syndrome, which, at its most severe, is a potentially life-threatening drug reaction that increases serotonin levels, is strikingly high in patients receiving buprenorphine (Suboxone, Reckitt Benckiser) on an outpatient basis for opioid addiction, a single-center study shows.
Is Lexapro considered a controlled substance?
Lexapro is used in the treatment of anxiety; generalized anxiety disorder; major depressive disorder; depression and belongs to the drug class selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors. Risk cannot be ruled out during pregnancy. Lexapro 20 mg is not a controlled substance under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA).
Will Suboxone give you anxiety?
The reality is that Suboxone can, in fact, alter the brain’s chemistry and affect behavior, especially upon abrupt cessation. Side effects can include mood swings, such as depression, anxiety and insomnia.
Can you take a muscle relaxer with Suboxone?
Subutex may interact with other narcotics, sedatives, tranquilizers, sleeping pills, muscle relaxers, or other medicines that can make you sleepy or slow your breathing, conivaptan, imatinib, isoniazid, nefazodone, antibiotics, antifungals, heart or blood pressure medications, or HIV/AIDS medicines.