Who should not take Meperidine HCL Cartridge?

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


  • pheochromocytoma
  • hypothyroidism
  • myxedema
  • Addison's Disease
  • Decreased Function of the Adrenal Gland
  • Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Mental Disorder Resulting from Poisonous Agents
  • addiction to a drug
  • alcohol intoxication
  • drug abuse
  • serotonin syndrome - adverse drug interaction
  • Cor Pulmonale
  • Having a Rapid Heart Action - Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Atrial Flutter
  • abnormally low blood pressure
  • Asthma Attack
  • Lung Failure causing Loss of Breath
  • Decreased Lung Function
  • Stomach or Intestine Blockage
  • severe liver disease
  • Narrowing of the Tube that Empties Urine From the Bladder
  • Enlarged Prostate
  • seizures
  • High Pressure Within the Skull
  • Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease
  • kidney disease with likely reduction in kidney function


  • Opioids-Meperidine and Related

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