Pentorel 0.3 mg Injection is used in moderate to severe pain and opioid dependence.
Pentorel Injection side effects
Side Effects of Pentorel are Weakness, Anxiety, Nervousness, Dizziness, Drowsiness, Headache, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Constipation, Diarrhoea, Nausea, Vomiting, Sweating.
How to use Pentorel Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Pentorel 0.3 mg Injection is a opioid partial agonist that provides pain relief by acting on specific receptors in the brain that change how your body feels and responds to pain.
In Depth Information on Pentorel Injection
Expert advice for Pentorel Injection
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.
Pentorel Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Pentorel Injection
Pentorel 0.3 mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Pentorel 0.3 mg Injection 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.
Pentorel 0.3 mg Injection is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Pentorel 0.3 mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Pentorel 0.3 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Pentorel 0.3 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Pentorel 0.3 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Pentorel 0.3 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of Pentorel 0.3 mg Injection is not recommended in patients with serious liver disease.
Questions Related to Pentorel
Moderate to severe pain on elbows of both hands including fingers also. Iam diabetic from last 12 years but in control last week My Hb1ac Are 7
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Uric acid level is raisedApply Dynapar QPS spray and take Tab Zerodol-SP twice daily and Tab Flotrip-forte twice daily for 5 days and Tab Febustat 80mg once daily for 2 weeksDrink plenty of water
Q. Is Pentorel an opiate/ opiate blocker/ controlled substance/ pain killer/ addictive?
Pentorel 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 Pentorel block opiates?
Yes. Pentorel block opiates
Q. Can Pentorel cause depression?
Pentorel 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 21st Aug 2017.