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buprenorphine transdermal

Side Effects

List buprenorphine transdermal side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with buprenorphine transdermal:

Common side effects of buprenorphine transdermal:

  • ItchingSevere
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Redness of SkinLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of buprenorphine transdermal:

  • BackacheSevere
  • Extreme Loss of Body WaterSevere
  • Feeling FaintSevere
  • InfectionSevere
  • Significant Decrease in Lung FunctionSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • Chest PainLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DepressionLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • NumbnessLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe

Rare side effects of buprenorphine transdermal:

  • Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
  • Blocked Bowels with No MovementSevere
  • BronchospasmSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Prolonged Q-T Interval on EKGSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Severely Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon StandingLess Severe
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the NoseLess Severe
  • NervousLess Severe
  • UnwarenessLess Severe
  • Widening of Blood VesselsLess Severe

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