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What are the other opiate pain patches available besides fentanyl?

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What other opiate pain patches are out there besides fentanyl?
Posted Mon, 30 Sep 2013 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Sadiq Mughal 1 hour later
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Buprenorphine patches

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The transdermal analgesic opioid patches other than fentanyl available in market are of Buprenorphine.Two forms of patches are available; 96 hour transtec patch and 7 day Butrans patch.

Hope this answers your question. If you have any more questions in your mind, write back. I am readily available to answer.

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Dr Sadiq.

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