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Can I use Tylox if I am taking buprenorphine?

If you are taking buprenorphine, you should not take Tylox (acetaminophen and oxycodone). Tylox contains oxycodone, an opioid (narcotic) pain reliever. Buprenorphine is used to treat opioid addiction. In some cases, the combination of Tylox and buprenorphine can affect breathing and heart rate. In addition, because Tylox and buprenorphine have opposing effects, taking them together may cause withdrawal symptoms.

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