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buprenorphine Patches

AnonymousUserAAnonymousUser Posts: 49,322
edited 06/11/2012 - 8:30 AM in Neck Pain: Cervical
Hi HAVE ANY OF YOU BEEN on these patches? did they help?
what dosage ? My doc has prescribed these and I just wanted to get some opinions from people with similar issues etc. Thanks. I did see one post explaining some nasty skin reaction is this common?

C4-C7 Laminectomy 2007 re cord compression, cervical myelopathy/myelomalacia present.
C4-C7 ACDF with cages 2008.
still have some persisting root nerve pressure. cervical myelopathy etc due to permanent damage


  • so far they have been a god send i am on 10mcg/hour over a 7 day period. they irritate my skin a little bit but nothing that is too bad. i supplement them with codiene30/500 paracetamol and voltarol. i find they enable me to function quite well.best of luck.
    dawniee x
  • buprenorphine also known as Butrans/Norspan

    There must me more people on these surely?? please let me know. thank you
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