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Because of the mild anticholinergic effect of orphenadrine, Norgesic (orphenadrine citrate with aspirin and caffeine) or Norgesic (orphenadrine citrate with aspirin and caffeine) Forte should not be used in patients with glaucoma, pyloric or duodenal obstruction, achalasia, prostatic hypertrophy or obstructions at the bladder neck. Norgesic (orphenadrine citrate with aspirin and caffeine) or Norgesic (orphenadrine citrate with aspirin and caffeine) Forte is also contraindicated in patients with myasthenia gravis and in patients known to be sensitive to aspirin or caffeine.
The drug is contraindicated in patients who have demonstrated a previous hypersensitivity to the drug.
Last reviewed on RxList: 4/7/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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