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Pain is an unpleasant sensation often caused by intense or damaging stimuli such as stubbing a toe, burning a finger, putting iodine o...
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Tylenol 208,771 Ibuprofen 176,465 Morphine 144,735
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Butrans
VS.
Fentanyl
Other name: Buprenorphine (Buprenorphine)
Other name: Duragesic (Duragesic)
3.0
2.5
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Chronic Pain
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Pain
Breakthrough Pain
Chronic Pain
Sedation
Fibromyalgia*
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Method of use:
Transdermal Patch
Method of use:
Transdermal Patch
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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Fentanyl (also known as fentanil, brand names Sublimaze, Actiq, Durogesic, Fentora, Onsolis, Instanyl, Abstral, and others) is a potent synthetic narcotic analgesic with a rapid onset and short duration of action. It is a strong agonist at the mu o...
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Top Concerns
But
Itching
5
Nausea
4
Migraines
4
Arthritis
3
Drowsy
2
Rash
2
Dizzy
2
Vomiting
2
OA
2
Sleepy
2
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Withdrawal
10
Addiction
7
Nausea
4
Euphoria
3
Vomiting
3
Itching
2
Numbness
1
Dizzy
1
Arthritis
1
Respiratory Depression
1
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Itching
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Fen
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2
Nausea
But
Fen
4
4
Migraines
But
Fen
4
0
Arthritis
But
Fen
3
1
Drowsy
But
Fen
2
0
Rash
But
Fen
2
0
Dizzy
But
Fen
2
1
Vomiting
But
Fen
2
3
OA
But
Fen
2
0
Sleepy
But
Fen
2
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Withdrawal
Fen
But
10
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Addiction
Fen
But
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Nausea
Fen
But
4
4
Euphoria
Fen
But
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0
Vomiting
Fen
But
3
2
Itching
Fen
But
2
5
Numbness
Fen
But
1
0
Dizzy
Fen
But
1
2
Arthritis
Fen
But
1
3
Respiratory Depression
Fen
But
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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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About Fentanyl
Fentanyl (also known as fentanil, brand names Sublimaze, Actiq, Durogesic, Fentora, Onsolis, Instanyl, Abstral, and others) is a potent synthetic narcotic analgesic with a rapid onset and short duration of action. It is a strong agonist at the mu o...
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on Butrans and they worked extremely well. Unfortunately...
" ...was on Butrans and they worked extremely well. Unfortunately ...plaster. The Chronic Pain Clinic lady said that it was a nasty reaction and suggested I change to Fentanyl. I did and it is gre... "

a 70mcgm Butrans patch to Fentanyl ones because of severe...
" ...- changed from a 70mcgm Butrans patch to Fentanyl ones because of severe skin ...were taken off. The Fentanyl patches suit me very ...was worth the change! Butrans was effective though ... "

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so I got switched to the Fentanyl patches of which there's...
" Allan, The Butrans started burning me so I got switched to the Fentanyl patches of which there's a... "

impressed. I got so much relief from butrans but no much...
" ...so had to switch to fentanyl 2 weeks ago. I am sooo not impressed. I got so much relief from butrans but no much ...and see what she wants to do. Tried to get insurance to add butrans to my cove... "

patches but I didn't find those nearly as effective....
" ...found BuTrans patches very helpful but became allergic ...They changed me to Fentanyl patches but I didn't find those nearly as effective. It just... "

the Fentanyl patch and sadly, I hate it. Ask your doctor...
" ...Fentanyl patch and sadly, I hate it. Ask your doctor about the BuTrans patch. I was on that one and it was AMAZING. I had no side effects and ...With the Fentanyl, I ha... "

done a switch from fentanyl to butrans and which do you...
" ...anyone done a switch from fentanyl to butrans and which do ...lot to answer but I am real scared of changing although the fentanyl doesn't seem to be working as good as it used to, is some relie... "

no pain relief and am suffering from extremely bad he...
" ...3 days to Butrans 15mcg every 7 days and I am now getting no pain relief and am suffering from extremely bad headaches. The ...Also the fentanyl was only working for 2 days instead of 3 and I ha... "

on Fentanyl patches, plus I had itching all over my body...
" I had to take anti sickness medication whilst on Fentanyl patches, plus I had itching all over my body on the ...when I stopped using them. BuTrans patches worked much better for me but I had to... "

find that the butrans patches cause skin problems but i had...
" fentanyl is also opiate based but i can also take tramadol and paracetemol when needed ...to find that the butrans patches cause skin problems but i had the same with the fentanyl to begin with jus... "

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