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    Nalbuphine

    Information about Nalbuphine

    Nalbuphine uses

    Nalbuphine is used for opioid dependence and moderate to severe pain.

    How nalbuphine works

    Nalbuphine is an opioid analgesic ( pain reliever). It works by decreasing the perception of pain by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain.

    Common side effects of nalbuphine

    Sweating, Headache, Dizziness, Sleepiness, Vomiting, Weakness, Dehydration, Lightheadedness, Dry mouth, Nausea, Edema, Fatigue, Anemia, Constipation, Sedation

    Available Medicine for Nalbuphine

    • ₹37 to ₹57
      Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹36 to ₹265
      Neon Laboratories Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹31 to ₹60
      Rusan Pharma Ltd
      4 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Nalbuphine

    • Use Nalbuphine as instructed by your doctor. Never take in greater amounts or more often than prescribed.
    • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
    • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Nalbuphine, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
    • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
    • Store opioid pain relievers in a safe place and out of reach of others.

    Frequently asked questions for Nalbuphine

    Nalbuphine

    Q. Is Nalbuphine a narcotic/ controlled substance?
    Nalbuphine belongs to class of medicines called synthetic opioid analgesics. It is not a narcotic or controlled substance.

    Content on this page was last updated on 26 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)