Buvalor 5mg Patch

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 11:17 am

Buvalor 5mg Patch

Uses of Buvalor 5mg Patch

Buvalor 5mg Patch is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Opioid, Control Moderate to Severe Pain

Side effects of Buvalor 5mg Patch

The most common side effects of Buvalor 5mg Patch are – Headache, Congestive Heart Failure, Edema, Blurred Vision, Decreased Visual Acuity, Macular Edema, Pharyngitis, Sinusitis, Tooth Disorders, Fractures, Myalgia

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Buvalor 5mg Patch

Do not use Buvalor 5mg Patch if you are allergic to – Buprenorphine

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Buvalor 5mg Patch.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Buvalor 5mg Patch works

Buvalor 5mg Patch contains – Buprenorphine

Buprenorphine may bind with CNS receptors to alter the perception of and emotional response to pain. Buprenorphine may act by displacing narcotic agonists from their binding sites and competitively inhibiting their actions.

Dosage of Buvalor 5mg Patch

The dosage of Buvalor 5mg Patch depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Buvalor 5mg Patch

If you forget to take a dose of Buvalor 5mg Patch, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Drug :- CNS depressants, MAO inhibitors: Additive hypotensive and respiratory and CNS depressant effects of these drugs opioid analgesics: Reduced therapeutic effects if buprenorphine is given before another opioid analgesic.

About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.