Medicine Overview of Buvalor Patch
Uses of Buvalor Patch
Buvalor 20mg Patch is used in opioid dependence and moderate to severe pain.
Side effects of Buvalor Patch
Weakness, Anxiety, Nervousness, Dizziness, Drowsiness, Headache, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Constipation, Diarrhoea, Nausea, Vomiting, Sweating.
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 is an opioid partial agonist-antagonists. It prevents withdrawal symptoms in patients who stop taking opioid drugs by producing similar effects to these drugs.
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.
Special precautions for Buvalor 20mg Patch
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Buvalor 20mg Patch may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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 20mg Patch is probably usafe to use during lactation+more
. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Buvalor 20mg Patch may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o+more
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Buvalor 20mg Patch should be used with caution in patients w+more
ith severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Buvalor 20mg Patch may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Buvalor 20mg Patch should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Buvalor 20mg Patch may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Buvalor 20mg Patch is not recommended in patients with serious liver disease....
Use of Buvalor 20mg Patch is not recommended in patients with serious liver disease.
Frequently asked questions for Buvalor 20mg Patch
Frequently asked questions for Buprenorphine
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
Yes. Buvalor block opiates
Buvalor is not known to cause depression. If you experience such side effects, please consult your doctor.
Substitutes for Buvalor
No substitutes found for this medicine