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Can I take Roxicet if I am taking naloxone?

If you're taking naloxone, it is unlikely that your doctor would prescribe Roxicet (acetaminophen and oxycodone) for your moderate to moderately severe pain. Naloxone is a drug used to treat an overdose of an opiate, and Roxicet contains an opioid medicine, so the two drugs would work against each other. Your doctor will help you decide on the best type of pain medication for you.

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