depressants and skeletal muscle relaxants. Increases effects of warfarin and
Increases effects of carbamazepine, barbiturates, MAO inhibitors and TCAs.
Synthetic, Methadone Group+
Propoxyphene and Acetaminophen (Darvocet-N, Darvocet-N 100, Propacet, Wygesic) Same drug interactions as individual components.
Propoxyphene and Aspirin (Darvon Compound-65 Puvules)
Same drug interactions as individual components.
Synthetic, Benzomorphan Group
Pentazocine (Talwin, Talwin NX)
Increased effect of CNS depressants. May potentiate or reduce analgesic effect of opiate. Can cause withdrawal in narcotic addicts. Increased effects of anticholinergics. Don’t give with MAO inhibitors. Can be lethal with antihistamine tripelennamine (PBZ, PBZ-SR). Increased effect with phenothiazines.
Increased CNS depression all CNS depressants. Increased CNS depression with phenothiazines and MAO inhibitors.
Chlorzoxazone (Parafon Forte)
Increased CNS depression with alcohol, narcotics, barbiturates, sedatives, hypnotics.
Increased CNS depression with alcohol, narcotics, barbiturates, sedatives, hypnotics. Increased effects of anticholinergics. Increased toxicity with TCAs. Increased effect of direct acting sympathomimetics (epinephrine and levonordefrin).
Increased CNS depression with CNS depressants. Increased anticholinergic effect
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It is my pleasure to welcome Michael L. Iczkovitz, D.D.S. to The Northern Nevada Dental Society. Dr. Iczkovitz is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and is in the clinical practice of oral and maxillofacial surgery in Ft. Wayne, IN. He obtained his undergraduate and dental school education at the University of Michigan. He did a general practice residency at the Michael Reese Medical Center in Chicago. His oral and maxillofacial surgery residency was at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Dr. Iczkovitz has presented this lecture to numerous dental societies throughout the United States to enhance the expertise and enjoyment of the entire dental profession.