You should not use Amrix if you are allergic to cyclobenzaprine, or if you have hyperthyroidism, heart block, heart rhythm disorder, congestive heart failure, or if you have recently had a heart attack. As well, do not use Amrix if you have taken an MAO (monoamine oxidase) inhibitor in the past 14 days, as a dangerous interaction can occur. MAO inhibitors include isocarboxazid, linezolid, phenelzine, rasagiline, selegiline, and tranylcypromine. To make sure Amrix is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have ever had thyroid disease, liver disease, glaucoma, enlarged prostate, or problems with urination. It is unknown if Amrix will harm an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. It may not be safe to breastfeed while using this medication. Ask your doctor about any risk.
Amrix may interact with several medications, especially MAO inhibitors, antidepressant or anxiety medications, bupropion, meperidine, tramadol, verapamil, cold or allergy medication containing antihistamines, medication to treat Parkinson’s disease, medication to treat excess stomach acid, stomach ulcers, motion sickness, or irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), medication to treat an overactive bladder, or a bronchodilator asthma medication. This is not a complete list of interactions, and others may occur. Tell your doctor about any medications, vitamins, or herbal supplements you are currently taking or have recently taken in order to reduce the risk of any possible interactions. Amrix is not for the use of anyone under the age of 15. Avoid driving or operating heavy machinery until you know how this medication affects you, as your reactions could be impaired. Avoid drinking alcohol while using Amrix due to the risk of dangerous interactions.
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