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can i take fiorinal (aspirin butalbital and caffeine) w codeine and then take a lorazepam 1mg 2 hours later? any interactions or dangers?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: However be aware of the combined CNS depressing effect of both Opiods and Benzodiazepines. Overdose or addition of any other CNS depressant like alcohol can lead to Respiratory depression and possible death
Answered on Oct 14, 2014
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