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Can I take Avinza if I am taking quinidine?

You should be carefully monitored if you're taking quinidine (used for abnormal heart rhythms and for malaria) and the painkiller Avinza (morphine). In combination, these drugs can increase the amount of morphine in your bloodstream, raising your risk of dangerous side effects or overdose.

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