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Can you takE Ativan and suboxone in the same day?


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Answered 2011-01-11 23:57:03

Yes, you can take suboxone and ativan together. Suboxone does not block the effects of ativan. However, taking too much ativan with suboxone, could cause respiratory failure. So, to be safe, stick to the prescribed dosages of both medications.

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