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Can I use Kadian if I take antihistamines?

If you take antihistamines, talk to your doctor before taking the extended-release pain medication Kadian (morphine). Some antihistamines contain compounds called phenothiazines, which may increase the risk of severe side effects such as slowed breathing when taken with Kadian. Your doctor may need to modify your medication plan, dosage or timing.

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