Fentanyl Patch

Storage Information

Fentanyl 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 the fentanyl patch is a potential drug of abuse, store it in a safe place to prevent theft.

Is There a Generic Version?

This medication is available in generic form (see Generic Duragesic).

Who Makes Fentanyl Patches?

The brand-name fentanyl patch (sold under the name Duragesic) is manufactured by ALZA Corporation for PriCara®, which is a division of Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Generic versions of this medication are made by various manufacturers.

Available Strengths

Fentanyl patches are available in the following strengths:
  • Fentanyl patch 12.5 mcg per hour
  • Fentanyl patch 25 mcg per hour
  • Fentanyl patch 50 mcg per hour
  • Fentanyl patch 75 mcg per hour
  • Fentanyl patch 100 mcg per hour.
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