Butorphanol

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What Are The Uses Of Butorphanol?

Butorphanol, an antagonist opioid analgesic, is used in the treatment of following conditions:

  • Severe pains like those from a migraine, muscle pain
  • Labour pains
  • Postoperative shivering

It is a narcotic pain reliever. 

What Are The Side Effects Of Butorphanol?

The most common side effects of butorphanol are:

  • Dizziness / drowsiness / cough
  • Lethargy, sleepiness
  • Blurred vision
  • Confusion
  • Chest pain
  • Fainting/light-headedness while getting up from bed or sitting position
  • Nervousness
  • Irregular heart beat/pulse
  • Pounding in ears

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Butorphanol?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hyper sensitivity towards the drug Butorphanolor any other allergies.
  • Pregnancy, breast feeding
  • Repeated doses of drugs
  • Mood/mental changes
  • Drug abuse
  • Head injury
  • Increased intracranial pressure
  • Ventricular dysfunction
  • Renal dysfunction
  • Hepatic dysfunction
  • Coronary insufficiency
  • Respiratory diseases

What Are The Uses Of Butorphanol?

Butorphanol, an antagonist opioid analgesic, is used in the treatment of following conditions:

  • Severe pains like those from a migraine, muscle pain
  • Labour pains
  • Postoperative shivering

It is a narcotic pain reliever. 

What Are The Side Effects Of Butorphanol?

The most common side effects of butorphanol are:

  • Dizziness / drowsiness / cough
  • Lethargy, sleepiness
  • Blurred vision
  • Confusion
  • Chest pain
  • Fainting/light-headedness while getting up from bed or sitting position
  • Nervousness
  • Irregular heart beat/pulse
  • Pounding in ears

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Butorphanol?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hyper sensitivity towards the drug Butorphanolor any other allergies.
  • Pregnancy, breast feeding
  • Repeated doses of drugs
  • Mood/mental changes
  • Drug abuse
  • Head injury
  • Increased intracranial pressure
  • Ventricular dysfunction
  • Renal dysfunction
  • Hepatic dysfunction
  • Coronary insufficiency
  • Respiratory diseases