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Can I use Avinza if I am taking an antihistamine?

Before you start using the painkiller Avinza (morphine), let your doctor know which antihistamine you're on and how much of it you take. Avinza depresses the central nervous system, and some antihistamines do the same thing. Combining the drugs might cause a severe drop in crucial functions of your body, such as your breathing rate and blood pressure, leading to serious or even deadly side effects.

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