Advantages of TDP

Transdermal Patches are an easy to use and hassle free method to manage pain.

Some of the key advantages of Transdermal Patches are:

  • Less likelihood of side effects
  • No gastric irritation
  • Good adhesion and flexibility of patch
  • No vomiting/Diarrhea unlike with oral medication.
  • Can be used for days with a single application.
  • Treatment can be quickly stopped by removing the patch from the skin.
  • Ease of rapid identification of medication in emergencies – non-responsive patients, unconscious or comatose patients.
  • Less chances of over or under dose as delivery of drug is standardized and released at a required rate.
  • No messy, sticky residue from ointments, creams or sprays.