Use this medicine in dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label before use. Make sure the skin is clean and dry. Remove the protective liner of the patch. Do not touch the sticky side. With sticky side down, place the patch evenly onto the skin.
Buvalor 10 mg Patch is an opioid partial agonist which is absorbed through the skin into the bloodstream. Once absorbed, it provides pain relief by acting on specific receptors in the brain that change how your body feels and responds to pain.
Do not take buprenorphine if you are allergic to buprenorphine or any of its ingredients.
Do not take buprenorphine if you have serious breathing problems; head injuries or brain disease; enlarged prostate gland; difficulties in passing urine; low blood pressure.
Do not take buprenorphine if you are intoxicated due to alcohol or have delirium tremens (sudden and severe mental changes including tremors and hallucinations due to alcohol withdrawal).
Do not drive a car or operate machinery as it is known to cause drowsiness.
Taking buprenorphine may cause dizziness, lightheadedness especially when you get up too quickly from a lying position. Therefore, get out of bed slowly, resting your feet on the floor for a few minutes before standing up.
Buvalor 10 mg Patch may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Buvalor 10 mg Patch is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Q. Is Buvalor an opiate/ opiate blocker/ controlled substance/ pain killer/ addictive?
Buvalor belongs to a class of medications called opioid partial agonist-antagonists, which is used to relieve pain. It is a controlled substance and an addictive drug. Consult your doctor for alternate drug if you experience addiction
Q. Does Buvalor block opiates?
Yes. Buvalor block opiates
Q. Can Buvalor cause depression?
Buvalor is not known to cause depression. If you experience such side effects, please consult your doctor.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 26th Apr 2017.