Stadol (butorphanol) is finally a federally controlled substance (C-IV)

    Stadol (butorphanol) is finally a federally controlled substance (C-IV)...until now it was only scheduled in a few states.

    There have been hundreds of reports of dependence since the nasal spray came out 5 years ago.

    It's easy for migraine patients to get hooked. It works well to relieve pain...but some patients overuse it and become dependent.

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