Fentanyl

Fentanyl is an active ingredient that is used in some medicines.

The active ingredient is the chemical in a medicine that makes it work. Medicines can have more than one active ingredient and be available under different brand names. Medicines include both active ingredients and inactive ingredients.

This page about fentanyl automatically lists related information collected from other pages of our website.

The list below also includes links to brands of medicines that contain fentanyl, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets.

Consumers: If you have any questions about medicines, you can speak to one of our pharmacists at NPS Medicines Line by calling 1300 633 424. You can ring Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm, Australian Eastern Standard Time (excluding NSW public holidays). For non-medicine products, further information may also be available from the manufacturer.

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(Medicine)
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(Medicine)
14 May 2015 Durogesic Patches is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient fentanyl. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Durogesic Patches by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
23 Mar 2015 Fentanyl Sandoz Patches is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient fentanyl. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Fentanyl Sandoz Patches by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Media release)
04 Mar 2015 Infants and children are at a higher risk of accidental exposure to fentanyl patches: it is crucial to educate and remind people about the appropriate use of and disposal of fentanyl patches.
(Medicine)
09 Feb 2015 Aspen Fentanyl Solution for injection is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Aspen Fentanyl Solution for injection by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
09 Feb 2015 Infants and children are at higher risk of accidental exposure to fentanyl, a highly potent opioid used to treat pain. Fentanyl patches are particularly dangerous. Read more.
(Medicine)
09 Feb 2015 Fentanyl GH Solution for injection is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Fentanyl GH Solution for injection by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.

Medicine brands that contain fentanyl