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How long does it take butrans patch to reach it's full potential in pain managment?

i have been on the patch for a week and not found the relief from the pain, nor been able to sleep through the night without waking in pain.

Posted 16 Jun 2011 7 answers

Butrans patch - what sort of experience did you have?

My Dr just swapped me to the Butrans patch. I haven't started it yet. What kind of experiences what

Posted 18 Jun 2012 8 answers

How long does it take for butrans patch to start working?

I take norco 10/325, Xanax 1mg and zanaflex 4mg as well and I'm scared that it'll be too much once the patch starts to work.

Posted 6 Dec 2014 1 answer

What happens if my butrans patch gets wet underneath from the shower, is effectiveness ruined?

Just a corner lifted up. Does that ruin the effectiveness of the patch?

Posted 9 Sep 2013 5 answers

Can a Butrans patch be safely placed anywhere on the back?

My mother recently started using the Butrans patch. A nurse told her to place the patch directly over the pain site which is in the upper lumbar region near the kidneys. Can placement of the patch in ...

Posted 7 Aug 2011 4 answers

Hello all- I started the butrans patch Saturday, today I'm feeling a little light headed and out?

... of sorts. I'm assuming this is from the build up of the drug in my system?

Posted 14 Sep 2015 4 answers

I am taking Butrans patches 15mg went to 20mg didn't like it Fridays are change patch they got held?

Up so put a 15mg that i was saving in case they messed up i put my emergency on Friday aweek and a half ago works comp held up my refill I went to doc asked to go back to 15mg 20mg to strong had a ...

Posted 30 Sep 2015 0 answers

Butrans patch and slow relief dihydrocodiene?

can anyone tell me if its safe to use 5mg butrans patch, while taking 120mg of slow relief dihydrocodiene( 1 daily) just want to be double sure this is safe .many thanks .

Posted 20 Aug 2015 0 answers

How many days does the butran patch stay effective?

I am on the 10 mg patch and it seems to not be effective after 5 days should I ask the Dr. to make the script to change every 5 days instead of every 7 days

Posted 23 Jun 2015 2 answers

Butrans - Can I go in a swimming pool with the patch on?

Will the medication in the patch release more? I am having leg cramps, would magnesium pills help?

Posted 23 Jun 2015 2 answers

What should I use when my 7 day Butrans 10 mcg patch reduces the dosage after 5 days?

The patch greatly reduces my overall pain, leg cramps and exhaustion feeling giving me a GOOD NIGHT SLEEP and a workable day. By the end of the 5th 24 hr period all my problems starts coming back!!! ...

Posted 16 Jun 2015 2 answers

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