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Can I use Ibudone if I am taking a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI)?

You should not take the prescription pain medication Ibudone (hydrocodone and ibuprofen) if you are on a drug known as a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI). An MAOI, commonly used to treat depression, may intensify the effect of Ibudone, possibly leading to anxiety, confusion, breathing problems and coma. If you're on an MAOI, you should stop taking it at least 14 days before you start Ibudone.

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