is this for pain
Stadol (butorphanol) belongs to a group of drugs called narcotic pain relievers. It is similar to morphine.
Butorphanol is used to treat moderate to severe pain and is also used as part of anesthesia for surgery.
For more information see: https://www.drugs.com/mtm/stadol-injection.html
Stadol is butorphanol but it is considered a Schedule 4 narcotic and it is an agonist/antagonist. It is a great medication but be sure not to take it or other agonist/antagonist medications (ie... Nubain, Suboxone, etc... ) or it can cause serious withdrawl symptoms. Yes it is to treat pain and is ONLY available as an IV, IM, or Nasal Spray. The only bad side effect I have had from that medication has been with the Nasal Spray, one it tastes really awful and two it made me feel like I was glued to the couch even though I know that I wasn't. It is a good occassional medication as long as no other opiate medications are taken concurrently.
- Stadol Information for Consumers
- Stadol Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Stadol (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 29 Jul 2010 • 1 answer
Posted 8 Dec 2010 • 1 answer
What is better for a migrane lhead ache stadol nose spray or fiorcet and would the soma I also take?
Posted 10 Jul 2012 • 1 answer
How long does stadol stay in youf system? I had 2 puffs of stadol within 12 hours of getting tested?
Posted 7 Mar 2013 • 1 answer
Posted 18 Aug 2017 • 3 answers