Can you use fentanyl while pregnant?

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What is fentanyl for?

Fentanyl is a strong opioid narcotic that alleviates chronic moderate to severe pain. It is also used as a surgical anesthetic.FormsFentanyl is commonly absorbed through the skin through a transder... Read More »

Is fentanyl an opiate?

Yes, fentanyl is a synthetically produced opiate. It belongs to the same class of opioid analgesics that morphine does, although fentanyl is more potent and used to treat cancer pain. Because of it... Read More »

What is a fentanyl patch?

The fentanyl patch, known as Duragesic or fentanyl transdermal system, consists of a patch that is placed on certain areas of your body to treat moderate to severe pain. The fentany patch is used a... Read More »

What are fentanyl patches for?

Fentanyl patches are a type of medicated, self-adhesive patch worn on the skin and available only with a prescription from a physician. Known as opioid analgesic, doctors prescribe the fentanyl pat... Read More »