Opioid Dependence

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Opioid dependency is a medical diagnosis characterized by an individual's inability to stop using opioids (morphine/heroin, codeine, o...
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Common Opioid Dependence treatments discussed around the web
Suboxone 4,480 Buprenorphine 1,255 Subutex 817
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Buprenorphine
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Butrans
Other name: Subutex (Subutex)
Other name: Buprenorphine (Buprenorphine)
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Withdrawal
Addiction
Pain
Depression*
Opioid Dependence
Chronic Pain
Dependence
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Pain
Withdrawal
Chronic Pain
Breakthrough Pain
Addiction
Depression*
Severe Pain
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Method of use:
Injection, Pill
Method of use:
Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Buprenorphine (sold under the trade-names of Subutex, Suboxone (buprenorphine with naloxone) - high-dose tablets used for the treatment of addiction - Temgesic, Buprenex - solutions for injection used for acute pain in primary-car...
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Buprenorphine (sold under the trade-names of Subutex, Suboxone (buprenorphine with naloxone) - high-dose tablets used for the treatment of addiction - Temgesic, Buprenex - solutions for injection used for acute pain in primary-car...
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Top Concerns
Bup
Euphoria
9
Nausea
4
Vomiting
3
Sedation
2
Respiratory Depression
2
Drowsy
2
Dizzy
2
Seizures
1
Itching
1
Dry Mouth
1
Top Concerns
But
Itching
9
Nausea
8
Migraines
7
Arthritis
5
Drowsy
5
Rash
5
Dizzy
4
Vomiting
4
OA
3
Sleepy
3
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Buprenorphine
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Butrans
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Euphoria
Bup
But
9
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Nausea
Bup
But
4
8
Vomiting
Bup
But
3
4
Sedation
Bup
But
2
0
Respiratory Depression
Bup
But
2
0
Drowsy
Bup
But
2
5
Dizzy
Bup
But
2
4
Seizures
Bup
But
1
0
Itching
Bup
But
1
9
Dry Mouth
Bup
But
1
0
Itching
But
Bup
9
1
Nausea
But
Bup
8
4
Migraines
But
Bup
7
0
Arthritis
But
Bup
5
0
Drowsy
But
Bup
5
2
Rash
But
Bup
5
0
Dizzy
But
Bup
4
2
Vomiting
But
Bup
4
3
OA
But
Bup
3
0
Sleepy
But
Bup
3
0
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About Buprenorphine
Buprenorphine (sold under the trade-names of Subutex, Suboxone (buprenorphine with naloxone) - high-dose tablets used for the treatment of addiction - Temgesic, Buprenex - solutions for injection used for acute pain in primary-car...
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About Butrans
Buprenorphine (sold under the trade-names of Subutex, Suboxone (buprenorphine with naloxone) - high-dose tablets used for the treatment of addiction - Temgesic, Buprenex - solutions for injection used for acute pain in primary-car...
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When I was on buprenorphine (Butrans), it was an excellent...
" ...I was on buprenorphine (Butrans), it was an excellent pain relieving med. I had no side effects from it's use.... "

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I can only imagine buprenorphine working alongside a...
" ...using low dosage Butrans patches? I ask because I can only imagine buprenorphine working alongside a full agonist, if the buprenorphine dosages... "

for pain relief - dose Is dosage of buprenorphine...
" Buprenorphine for pain relief - dose Is dosage of buprenorphine \"2 mg under the tongue ...200-400 mcg. The patient has been using BuTrans 5mcg/h... "

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painsupport.co.uk
for well over 6 years and have the occasional skin reaction...
" ...& Flu Injection I have been on BuTrans patches for well over 6 years and have the occasional skin reaction. I had a flu injection on Monday ...found a reaction between these Buprenorphine patche... "

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painsupport.co.uk
for well over 6 years and have the occasional skin reaction...
" BuTrans & Flu Injection\ I have been on BuTrans patches for well over 6 years and have the occasional skin reaction. I had a flu ...else found a reaction between these Buprenorphine patches & th... "

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suboxforum.com
opioid dependence using buprenorphine has been the limited...
" ...buprenorphine has been the limited dose options available; while 2 and 8 mg sublingual tablets are fine for maintenance, they are wholly inadequate when it comes to tapering off [...] Read m... "

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me barmy) and used to be on BuTrans last year also (before...
" ...I am now on BuTrans (but changing to a ...me barmy) and used to be on BuTrans last year also (before being put on Fentanyl) I find the Buprenorphine gives me a decent amount of relief. More so t... "

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and Angioedema so for me the butrans along with my other...
" ...Reviews & Ratings - buprenorphine TD I have been on Butrans for about 6 weeks ...of taking pills. I am being treated for FMS and Angioedema so for me the butrans along with my other meds it... "

that Buprenorphine patches cause localised itching? I'm...
" ...anyone else find that Buprenorphine patches cause localised itching? I'm sure ...a week. Surely Butrans are made with... "

the transdermal buprenorphine pain relief patches (BuTrans,...
" ...of matrix system used in the transdermal buprenorphine pain relief patches (BuTrans, Transtec) in Europe and... "

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