Butorphanol (Tartrate)

Overview

Categories

Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Butorphanol (Tartrate)'s dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

1 to 4 mg2.5 (2.5)4 hourlyIM
1 mg/spray/nostril1 (1)As recommended.Intra Nasal Spray60-90 minutes if necessory.An initial dose of 2 mg may be given in severe pain but should not be repeated 3-9 hours.
0 to 2 mg/spray/nostril1 (1)4 hourlyIntra Nasal SprayIn severe pain
0.5 to 2 mg1.2 (1.25)4 hourlyIV

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

Not Recommended in this Age Group

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

Not recommended in this age group

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Butorphanol (Tartrate)

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Manufacturers of Butorphanol (Tartrate) in Pakistan

GSK Siza

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