Skip to Content

Join the 'Butrans' group to help and get support from people like you.

Butrans Questions

Related terms: Butrans Patch


We found 184 questions associated with the 'Butrans' topic.

Butrans Patch 5,10,20 mcg/hour 7 Day patch?

On July 1st this year purdue pharmcy has released a new Buprenorphine Transdermal system patch,my pain specialist was thinking about prescribing it to me instead of oxys for pain,a person is supposed ...

Posted 5 Dec 2010 17 answers

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

Anyone use the Butrans patch with oxycodone for break through pain?

I have been taking Hydrocodone 10mg/325 for years and it just is not working or if it does it wears off within a couple of hours. I just got a script for Oxycodone 15mg. It works but knocks me out, ...

Posted 4 Oct 2013 2 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

Buprenorphine - what are the withdrawal symptoms from butrans patches 5mg?

ive been on the 5mg patches for back pain for 6months,but i have sleep disturbance and puritis..i have decided to stop them two days i doing myself harm... i have had shaky legs during the ...

Posted 12 Feb 2012 6 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 4 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 17 days ago 2 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 9 days ago 0 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 9 days ago 0 answers

Pain meds making me very sick?

I have chronic pain in my lower back for a little over a year now , I have had several steroid injections that didn't help at all.. Loratab 7.5 then oxycudone 10 they both make me feel very sick ...

Posted 29 May 2015 3 answers

I have arachnoiditis and taking butrans patch for pain. I feel awful on the patch?

Nauseated constipated headaches at times. Every hour is different but I would like to stop the patch. Can't find good pain mgmt advice for this diagnosis and am in pain much of the time. Are ...

Posted 16 May 2015 4 answers

Page 1 2 3 ... Next

Ask a Question

Further Information

Related Condition Support Groups

Chronic Pain, Pain

Butrans Patient Information at

Search this Group