CNS depressant


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CNS depressant

Anything that depresses, or slows, the sympathetic impulses of the central nervous system (i.e., respiratory rate, heart rate).
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It can interact with numerous medications, including other medications affecting serotonin (eg, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors), other CNS depressants (eg, alcohol), ketoconazole, and itraconazole.
Benzodiazepines may also cause physical side effects such as vertigo and they often have additive effects when used in conjunction with other CNS depressants.
When you combine drugs that have similar properties you increase the fatality significantly," he said, such as in "people who abuse oxycodone and other CNS depressants simultaneously.
Avoid use of Karbinal ER with alcohol and CNS depressants (hypnotics, sedatives, tranquilizers, etc.
ZUTRIPRO([TM]) Oral Solution should not be taken with alcohol or other CNS depressants.
REZIRA[TM] Oral Solution should not be taken with alcohol or other CNS depressants.
Concurrent use of EXALGO with CNS depressants, including alcohol, increases risk of respiratory depression, hypotension, and profound sedation, potentially resulting in coma or death.
Hydrocodone may impair mental and/or physical abilities when ingested with alcohol and other CNS depressants.
Dose reduction of CNS depressants, ZUBSOLV sublingual tablet, or both should be considered in situations of concomitant prescription
Nabilone should be administered with caution to patients taking any CNS depressants, including alcohol, sedatives, hypnotics, or other psychoactive substances because these substances can potentiate the central nervous system effects of nabilone.