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Storage Information

Buprenorphine patches should be stored at room temperature in the original unopened patch until ready for use. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets. Because this pain medication is a potential drug of abuse, store it in a safe place to prevent theft.

Is There a Generic Version?

This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Butrans).

Who Makes the Buprenorphine Patch?

The buprenorphine patch is manufactured by LTS Lohmann Therapie-Systeme AG for Purdue Pharma, L.P.

Available Strengths

The buprenorphine patch is available in the following strengths:
  • Buprenorphine patch 5 mcg per hour
  • Buprenorphine patch 10 mcg per hour
  • Buprenorphine patch 20 mcg per hour.
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