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Method of use: Transdermal Patch
Prescribing mode: Rx
Buprenorphine (sold under the trade-names of Subutex, Suboxone (buprenorphine with naloxone) - high-dose tablets used for ...
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Butrans for Pain
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Does Butrans cause Skin Irritation ?

#27 in Butrans discussions - 25 posts discuss Skin Irritation with Butrans. Skin Irritation is #27 concern in Butrans discussions.
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" ...be on an effectively lower dose of painkiller when used as a patch. Butrans patches caused too much skin irritation and I am now on 25 to (25 12.5) of... "

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" ...did. As some of you may know, I've had severe migraines that are especially difficult to treat since they were caused by a major stroke. ...since my Butrans patch is causing major skin irritat... "

" ...BuTrans 20mcg patch for about a year or so. I have mentioned to my pain doc, when I first started using them, that they do not stay on my skin for longer than 4 days (almost like my skin rejects th... "

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" ...now fused T2-L4. I was put on BuTrans patch for the pain but as I've ...had to be taken off them because of major skin irritation, I have just spoken ...the pharmacist NO BuTrans, lol. ... "

" It seems alot of people have to stop butrans because of skin irritation. i was getting it too. i was told at... "

" ...were stinging me and the skin would tear and bleed when they were taken off. The Fentanyl patches suit me very much better, they are smaller and don't irritate quite so much. It took a while to g... "

" ...swimming and skin reactions I'm using Butrans 20 patches--I try ...ragged. Has anyone had any luck diminishing a skin irritation under the bigger patches ...addict when I was on the methodone... "

" ...I am now on Transtec patches which are the same as Butrans but in higher strengths. I am on 70mc and at long last it's really helping me. I ...deal with the skin irritation. Primrose I am... "

" ...also think the Butrans patches may be a ...the occasional painkiller. Where do you go when the Butrans ceases to have an effect, as may happen if someone becomes dependent on it? To an even ... "

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" ...on BuTrans (but ...because of skin irritation driving 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 relie... "

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