BUVALOR 20MG PATCH

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Composition for BUVALOR 20MG PATCH

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Pregnancy
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Driving
NOT FOR SALE
We currently do not sell this product

Substitutes for BUVALOR

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of BUVALOR PATCH

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Uses of BUVALOR PATCH

Buvalor 20mg patch is used for pain and opioid (morphine) dependence.
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Side effects of BUVALOR PATCH

Common

Headache, Dizziness, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Nausea, Constipation.

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How to use BUVALOR PATCH

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.

How BUVALOR PATCH works

Buvalor 20mg patch decreases the perception of pain by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain.

In Depth Information on BUVALOR PATCH

Expert advice for BUVALOR PATCH

  • 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for BUVALOR 20MG PATCH
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Buvalor 20mg 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.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
SAFE
There is no interaction between renal impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Buprenorphine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for BUVALOR 20MG PATCH

Frequently asked questions for Buprenorphine

Q. Is buprenorphine an opiate/ opiate blocker/ controlled substance/ pain killer/ addictive?
Buprenorphine 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 buprenorphine block opiates?
Yes. Buprenorphine block opiates
Q. Can buprenorphine cause depression?
Buprenorphine is not known to cause depression. If you experience such side effects, please consult your doctor.