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Does meperidine interact with other drugs or foods?

Meperidine is a narcotic drug and it can interact with a long list of drugs. Tell your doctor about all medications you take, including other painkillers, sleeping aids, monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), and tranquilizers. Also tell your doctor about any nonprescription medications and supplements you take. Meperidine also interacts with alcohol. Drinking alcohol while taking this drug can be fatal.

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