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How does OxyContin interact with other medications or foods?

Taking OxyContin with certain other medications can cause a harmful reaction or can interfere with how they work. If you must take other medications while taking OxyContin, your doctor will monitor you closely for side effects and will adjust doses as needed. Talk to your doctor before taking OxyContin with alcoholic beverages, muscle relaxants, general anesthetics, narcotic painkillers, antipsychotic drugs, sleep aids, antihistamines or tranquilizers.

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