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Buprenorphine

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Opioid Sovenor Adult

Buprenorphine - Handling and Storage

How should I handle Buprenorphine safely?

How should I store Buprenorphine?

Keep away from children;#

How should I dispose of Buprenorphine safely?

  • Take the old patch off and fold it in half with the sticky side inwards.
  • Dispose the used patch in a sealed plastic bag, and place it in the garbage.
  • Handle used patches with care; used patches may still contain medication that may cause harm.
  • Stick a new patch on a different appropriate skin site. Do not apply to the same site for 3-4 weeks.
  • Keep all medicines out of the reach and sight of children.

Buprenorphine - Additional Information

    The information provided is not intended as medical advice. Terms of use. Information provided by SingHealth

    ​This leaflet answers some common questions about Buprenorphine. It does not contain all the available information. It also does not take the place of talking to your doctor or pharmacist.

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