Precautions and Warnings With Dextromethorphan
Who Should Not Take This Drug?You should not take dextromethorphan if you are:
- Allergic to it or to any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
- Currently taking a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI), or have taken one in the past 14 days.
Final ThoughtsThere are a number of situations in which this medication should not be taken, along with several safety concerns people should be aware of before beginning treatment. However, it is possible that not all of these issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific dextromethorphan warnings and precautions that may apply to you.