carisoprodol/aspirin - oral, Soma Compound (cont.)
DRUG INTERACTIONS: Your doctor or pharmacist may already be aware of any possible drug interactions and may be monitoring you for them. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with your doctor or pharmacist first.This drug should not be used with the following medications because very serious interactions may occur: cidofovir, ketorolac, mifepristone, flu vaccine given in the nose.If you are currently using any of these medications listed above or received the flu vaccine in the last month, tell your doctor or pharmacist before starting this medication.Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use, especially of: anti-platelet drugs (e.g., clopidogrel), "blood thinners" (e.g., heparin, warfarin), bisphosphonates taken by mouth (e.g., alendronate), carbonic anhydrase inhibitors (e.g., acetazolamide), corticosteroids (e.g., prednisone), cyclosporine, drugs for diabetes (e.g., insulin, sulfonylureas such as glipizide), drugs for gout (e.g., probenecid, sulfinpyrazone), drugs for high blood pressure (e.g., ACE inhibitors such as captopril/lisinopril, angiotensin II receptor blockers such as as losartan, and beta blockers such as metoprolol), drugs that change the acidity of urine (e.g., antacids, citrates, sodium bicarbonate, high doses of vitamin C/ascorbic acid), lithium, methotrexate, NSAIDs and other salicylates (e.g., ibuprofen, naproxen, salsalate), pemetrexed, SSRI antidepressants (e.g., fluoxetine, paroxetine), "water pills" (diuretics such as furosemide, hydrochlorothiazide).Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you also take drugs that cause drowsiness such as: certain antihistamines (e.g., diphenhydramine), anti-seizure drugs (e.g., carbamazepine), medicine for sleep or anxiety (e.g., alprazolam, diazepam, zolpidem), muscle relaxants, narcotic pain relievers (e.g., codeine), psychiatric medicines (e.g., chlorpromazine, risperidone, amitriptyline, trazodone). Check the labels on all your medicines (e.g., cough-and-cold products) because they may contain ingredients that cause drowsiness. Ask your pharmacist about using those products safely.Check all prescription and nonprescription medicine labels carefully since many contain pain relievers/fever reducers (NSAIDs such as ibuprofen, naproxen, or aspirin) that are similar to the aspirin in this product. Low-dose aspirin should be continued if prescribed by your doctor for heart attack or stroke prevention (usually at dosages of 81-325 milligrams a day). Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details.This document does not contain all possible interactions. Therefore, before using this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all the products you use. Keep a list of all your medications with you, and share the list with your doctor and pharmacist.
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