Interaction Details

There were no interactions found between Meperidine and Henbane. This does not mean the potential for an interaction does not exist, however. There is often a lack of studies and data surrounding traditional medicine, especially concerning drug interactions, so it is important to always consult your provider before making any changes to your medication regimen.

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Henbane Overview

Henbane Henbane (Hyoscyamus niger) is a plant that belongs to the Solanaceae family, which also includes other plants such as tomatoes and peppers. It is native to Europe and Asia, and it has been used for centuries in traditional medicine for its sedative, analgesic, and antispasmodic properties. Henbane contains several alkaloids, the most notable of which is hyoscyamine, a compound that is available as a prescription drug and used for the treatment of various gastrointestinal and respiratory disorders.
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Meperidine Overview

  • Meperidine is used to relieve moderate to severe pain. Meperidine is in a class of medications opiate (narcotic) analgesics. It works by changing the way the brain and nervous system respond to pain.

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Henbane - More Interactions

Henbane interacts with 193 drugs

Interaction Rating Key

These severity listings are for informational use only. Never start, stop or otherwise change your therapy before speaking with your provider.

Major The combined use of these agents is strongly discouraged as serious side effects or other negative outcomes could occur.
Moderate Use cautiously under the care of a healthcare professional or avoid this combination. A significant interaction or negative outcome could occur.
Minor Be aware that there is a chance of an interaction. Watch for warning signs of a potential interaction.
Unknown No interactions have been reported or no interaction data is currently available.

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DISCLAIMER: Currently this does not check for drug-drug interactions. This is not an all-inclusive comprehensive list of potential interactions and is for informational purposes only. Not all interactions are known or well-reported in the scientific literature, and new interactions are continually being reported. Input is needed from a qualified healthcare provider including a pharmacist before starting any therapy. Application of clinical judgment is necessary.

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