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Drug Causes of Apnea

Medication causes list:

The list of possible medications or substances mentioned in sources as possibe causes of Apnea includes:

Drug interactions causing Apnea:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Apnea.

The list below is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Intramuscular Morphine and Cimetidine interaction
  • Polymyxin B and Prochlorperazine interaction - Severe apnea

About medication causes:

Another misdiagnosis possibility is that a particular medication or substance may be the real cause of the disease. Certain medications, chemicals, toxins or substances may possibly be underlying causes of Apnea. Side effects of medications, or exposure to toxins, chemicals, or other substances may cause a symptom or condition. Hence, they become possible underlying causes of Apnea but are often misdiagnosed or overlooked as a cause. For a general overview of this misdiagnosis issue, see Medication Underlying Cause Misdiagnosis.


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