Endocet Drug Interactions
Combining a barbiturate with Endocet can increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing. Serious side effects may occur. Talk to your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
Taking Endocet in combination with a benzodiazepine might increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing. Serious side effects may occur. Talk to your healthcare provider before combining these medications.
Endocet may decrease the level of lamotrigine in your blood, perhaps making it less effective. Check with your healthcare provider before combining these medications.
Other Acetaminophen Products
When taking Endocet, you should limit your total daily dose of acetaminophen (from all sources combined) to no more than 4 grams (4000 mg) per day. The acetaminophen content of Endocet is 325 mg, 500 mg, or 650 mg per tablet, depending on the strength. Taking too much acetaminophen could lead to serious liver damage or even death.
Watch for any other sources of acetaminophen, including other prescription pain relievers and many over-the-counter products, such as Tylenol. To be safe, all other acetaminophen products should be avoided while you are taking Endocet, unless you are extremely careful to limit your total acetaminophen use (from all sources added together) to 4 grams per day.
Other Narcotics or Opiates
Use extreme caution when combining Endocet with other narcotics or opiates, as serious side effects could occur. You should only use these medications together with your healthcare provider's approval and supervision.