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User Reviews & Ratings - Butrans TD


Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Butrans TD.

Overall User Ratings

79 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

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Condition: Chronic Pain
4/20/2014 8:20:53 PM

Reviewer: itchinandburnin, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After using for a couple of months, I started getting itching and burning under the patch. when I finally removed it, It was very red, hives/blisters and itching. That area got redder as the days went on. Then crusty scabs and skin. It took weeks for the skin to recover to normal. My Dr. gave me a spray to use under the patch to see if that would help, but it didn't. I now have red patche ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
4/16/2014 1:55:37 PM

Reviewer: jade, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was in structured by my doctor to change patch every 7 days, it seems to only work good for about 3 maybe 4 days. I do what my DR. says and change it every 7 days.

Condition: Chronic Pain
2/20/2014 11:28:59 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Ive noticed a lot of comments indicating the high cost of the drug. Please go to Butrans website and there is discount cards available where the patient pays only 15.00/month. I have been using the patch for over a year and never paid more than 15.00. Hope this helps

Condition: Chronic Pain
2/16/2014 9:37:31 PM

Reviewer: Deandra, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Ruptured disc L5S1...taking Hydrocodone 7.5 325 2-3 times a day...Pain doc wanted me to try Butran patch for round the clock relief. Really wanted it to work-started with 10 patch-dizziness,depression, mild rash. Great pain relief 1st 3 days. Boosted to 20 patch for 3 days-very bad gastritis attack now and took patches off. STILL very sick to my stomach 7 days later and my spinal fusion is in 1 we ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
2/1/2014 5:57:37 PM

Reviewer: edro3111, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Had been on hydrocodone for many months as needed for knee pain and arthritis. Since I have no cartilage left in my knees that is my most painful area. I started on my very first patch yesterday (10 mcg/hr)after being off ALL pain meds for about 2 weeks and almost exactly 24 hours later became very light headed and couldn't keep my eyes open very much. Within about 4 hours things got better bu ... Show Full Comment

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