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Is it safe to ride a bicycle while taking methadone?

You should avoid riding a bicycle while taking methadone until you know how this medication will affect you. One of the side effects of methadone is drowsiness, which can make it unsafe to ride a bike, drive a car and do other activities that require you to be alert.

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