Who should not take Nucynta?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • decreased function of the adrenal gland
  • alcohol intoxication
  • drug abuse
  • cor pulmonale
  • abnormally low blood pressure
  • asthma
  • Asthma Attack
  • decreased lung function
  • paralysis of the intestines
  • stomach or intestine blockage
  • constipation
  • liver problems
  • biliary and gallbladder problem
  • acute inflammation of the pancreas
  • severe renal impairment
  • Coma
  • seizures
  • Shock caused by a Decrease in Blood Volume
  • cannot empty bladder
  • Weakened Patient
  • General Ill Health and Malnutrition
  • high pressure within the skull
  • chronic obstructive lung disease
  • history of opioid overdose


  • Opioids - Morphine Analogues
  • Tramadol

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