Interactions And Effects Of Psych Meds With Your Methadone

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Aim Says:
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My question is I'm on 140 mg methadone liquid daily and have been and that dose for about 2 mos and on methadone all together for 16 months my psychiatrist recently put me on Topamax 25 mg in the morning for bipolar n weight loss Lexapro 5 milligrams in the morning for depression and Klonopin 1 mg at bedtime for anxiety in which he said I could split half in the morning and half at night what my concern is are these medicines going to interfere with the effects of the methadone and the purpose of the methadone anybody that has any insight or answers on this matter thank you very much



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Verwon Says:

Hello, Aim! How are you?

The main problematic medication is the Topamax, it can decrease the effectiveness of Methadone. Otherwise, they can all increase sedation, so may experience more dizziness and drowsiness than usual, according to the FDA.

Have you started these medications, yet?

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