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June 20th 2019
I am on 35mg of Paxil since 13 years, 1.5mg of Ativan prn or at night and I am on hydro-morphone for pist op pain is this okay to still take? 5mg hals a tablet 2.5mgs 30 minutes before a meeal 3 times a day.
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Geneviève Duperron Pharmacist owner affiliated with Familiprix

It is important you continue with your Paxil.  Since hydromorphone can cause drowsiness, you might need a smaller dose of Ativan but if you feel the need for it, you can still take it.  It might be careful not to drive the next 12 hours though

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