Durogesic

Durogesic

fentanyl

Manufacturer:

Janssen

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Fentanyl
Indications/Uses
Management of chronic pain & intractable pain in patients requiring continuous opioid administration for an extended period of time.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Not to be used in acute or post-op pain management. Patients who experienced serious adverse events should be monitored for up to 24 hr after patch removal. Do not switch from 1 transdermal patch system to another w/o proper evaluation & supervision. Do not cut the patches.
Adverse Reactions
Hypoventilation, nausea, vomiting, constipation, somnolence, confusion, hypotension, bradycardia, headache, hallucination, euphoria, pruritus, sweating, urinary retention, rash, erythema.
Drug Interactions
CNS depressants, ritonavir. Alcohol.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
N02AB03 - fentanyl ; Belongs to the class of phenylpiperidine derivative opioids. Used to relieve pain.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Durogesic transdermal patch 25 mcg/hr
Packing/Price
5 × 1's
Form
Durogesic transdermal patch 12 mcg/hr
Packing/Price
5 × 1's
Form
Durogesic transdermal patch 50 mcg/hr
Packing/Price
5 × 1's
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