Does fentanyl transdermal interact with other medications or food?

Fentanyl transdermal can interact with several common medications and supplements. Tell your doctor if you are taking St. John's Wort, antifungals or antibiotics before starting treatment. If you eat grapefruit or drink grapefruit juice, you should let your doctor know before starting the medication. Your doctor should also know if you are taking carbamazepine, phenytoin, diltiazem, rifampin, medications for anxiety, cold or flu medicines, nausea medications, muscle relaxants, pain medications, Phenobarbital, sedatives or tranquilizers, monoamine oxidase (MAO) inhibitors or HIV medications.

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