Active Ingredient(s): Buprenorphine + Naloxone
FDA Approved: * October 8, 2002
Category: Opioid Dependence

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Suboxone Overview

Buprenorphine/naloxone (trade name Suboxone) is a combination drug formulation of buprenorphine, a μ-opioid receptor (MOR) weak partial agonist and κ-opioid receptor antagonist, and naloxone, a MOR silent antagonist, in a 4:1 ratio.[1][2] It is used in the treatment of opioid dependence.[1][2] The purpose of naloxone is to deter intravenous abuse; parenteral administration rapidly induces opioid withdrawal symptoms, while regular, intended use does not (as naloxone is minimally bioa...

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Pharmacist refusing to fill my script of suboxone. What do I do???
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I wet to my doc 7 days early because of running out early. I took my new script to pharmacy and said, this is early so I won't be using insurance. My doc said you can call him if necessary. Well no one wanted to. They filled two per day for three days. On the third day I asked to fill the rest on insurance for the next day. I was one day early. When I called the next morning to have my daily two filled the pharmacy manager said no we won't be filling it for another 5 days. Go to the ER for your withdrawals but don't come here because I won't give it to you. Has this happened to anyone else???? ## If you run out of suboxone too soon- you might need to increase your dose? That way you won't have to worry about being out of it too soon. As for me- my doctor decided to m...
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Is My Information Shared Between Pharmacists In Other Communities If Ie I Get A Script Filled Elsewhere
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If I am away for a weekend and need to see a dr, AND he writes me a prescription, does the pharmacist see all of my infomation come up on the computer? ## No, not if they aren't in the same pharmacy chain or affiliated with the same pharmacy you use regularly. However, the government does have all of this information. So, for instance if you are getting prescriptions for controlled substances and are doctor shopping elsewhere to get more of them, then it will be discovered by the federal authorities. If they detect such suspicious behavior, then it will be reported to all pharmacies that you have used, as well as any in your immediate area. Are there any other questions? ## Theres only a few states left which are not in the national pharmacy board data base. That is the database of ...
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Does Medicade Pay For The Prescription of Suboxone in south carolina
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I want to to know if my MEDICADE will COVER my PRESCRIPTION of SUBOXONE and or the DOCTOR visit ## What Medicaid will cover can vary tremendously from state to state depending on current regulations and funding, so the best suggestion I can make is to call your caseworker and ask them if they know. Learn more Suboxone details here. Alternatively, you could also try calling one of the doctors that treat with it in your area and ask them. You can find a list of local doctors at the website Can you post back and let us know if you have any luck and what you find out? ## It does in Alabama Medicaid will cover Suboxone scripts here
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maximum dose of Suboxone/subutex & chronic pain
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what is the maximum dose of suboxone or subutex when you have severe pain? ## what is the maximum daily dose of subutex? I'm taking it to wean off of opiate pain killers but may need to stay on it for chronic pain. My doctor has me taking 2mg up to 6 times a day, but it feels like too much and I feel sick at 6 mg. I can't imagine taking more. Any answers would be helpful... thanks. ## if u have true clinical pain suboxone will not work it is for opiate detox only it is a opiate blocker which will in turn allow ur brain to make its own dopimine ## feelinbettergoinbroke is wrong, suboxone is used for the treatment of chronic pain. Although, I think the reason you are getting sick is because your doctor has you taking 2mg up to 6 times a day. That in itself is causing you to become...
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suboxone vs. lisdexamfetamine
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I want to know if i take suboxone or a half of suboxone will it intensify the lisdexamfetamine that i was taking or will the suboxone take the high of the lisdexamfetamine away an make me drowsy ## Does suboxone weakimg lisdexamfetamine after taking it.
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mixing suboxone and vyvanse
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If I take 1/4 suboxone strip and a 60mg vyvanse, will it make me sick or sweat a lot? ## Hello, Lucy! How are you? I didn't find any problems or interactions listed between these two medications. Has your doctor prescribed them both? The Naloxone in the Suboxone only neutralizes other narcotics. This is a narcotic analgesic, so it has the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. As to the Vyvanse, since it is a stimulant, it may cause sweating, along with the risk of being habit forming and causing other side effects, such as nausea, headache and irritability. Are there any other questions or concerns? ## Does suboxone intensify lisdexamfetamine after taking lisdexamfetamine or will the suboxone weak...
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How late into pregnancy is it safe to stop taking suboxone?
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I am almost 14 weeks pregnant. I want to stop taking my Suboxone completely, but have heard it can cause premature labor if stopped too far into pregnancy. My doctor also said that withdrawals can not cause miscarriage or hurt the unborn baby in any lasting ways. I have been taking 2mg of subutex (now Suboxone) for the past week. Am I okay to cease all Suboxone use, or should I wait another week or so? ## From what I am reading,using it while pregnant is not advised, because it can cause withdrawal symptoms in the baby. As to any other details, there really aren't any. It's used during pregnancy has never actually be studied. As to whether or not you should stop taking it, I am afraid I have to defer to your doctor on this one, since they do know your medical history. Following ...
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Suboxone Doctors on Long Island
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Suboxone Doctors on Long Island,NY that take HIP/Medicaid. Trying to find one ASAP. ## I'm sorry, there's really no central listing that I know of that lets you know what doctors treat with Suboxone and take any certain insurance. Learn more Suboxone details here. I'd suggest contacting HIP/Medicaid and asking if they have any information that can help you, or you can try the website to find doctors in your area, then contact them to see what insurance they accept. Does anyone else know of one? ## Hi... I know of a doctor in glen cove..and he did take hip/medicaid bc that's what I had and he did prescribe suboxone from what I know. You can email me at {edited for privacy} for more info...I'm looking for help myself lol ## Hey can you help me out at all? ...
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suboxone how many a day
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I am getting of opioids today, so I was wondering how many mg of buprenorphine (8mg) should I start on and how many times a day should I repeat it?
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suboxone alabama
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I live in Mobile AL. I can't find a drug store to fill my script for Suboxone I have been trying all day can you help me
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Buprenorphine + Naloxone
  • Film: 0.075mg, 0.15mg, 0.3mg, 0.45mg, 0.6mg, 0.75mg, 0.9mg, 12mg + 3mg, 150mcg, 2 mg + 0.5 mg, 2.1mg + 0.3mg, 2mg + 0.5mg, 300mcg, 4.2mg + 0.7mg, 450mcg, 4mg + 1mg, 6.3mg + 1mg, 600mcg, 750mcg, 75mcg, 8 mg + 2 mg, 8mg + 2mg, 900mcg
  • Film, Extended Release: 10mcg/hr, 15mcg/hr, 20mcg/hr, 5mcg/hr, 7.5mcg/hr
  • Implant: 80mg, 80mg/implant
  • Injection: 0.3mg, 0.3mg/ml
  • Tablet: 1.4mg + 0.36mg, 11.4mg + 2.9mg, 2.9mg + 0.71mg, 2mg, 2mg + 0.5mg, 5.7mg + 1.4mg, 8.6mg + 2.1mg, 8mg, 8mg + 2mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Suboxone: (14 results)

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  • 12496-1202 Suboxone Sublingual Film, Soluble by Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc
  • 12496-1204 Suboxone Sublingual Film, Soluble by Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc
  • 12496-1208 Suboxone Sublingual Film, Soluble by Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc
  • 12496-1212 Suboxone Sublingual Film, Soluble by Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc
  • 12496-1283 Suboxone 2/0.5 Sublingual Tablet by Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc
  • 12496-1306 Suboxone 8/2 Sublingual Tablet by Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc
  • 35356-004 Suboxone 8/2 Sublingual Tablet by Lake Erie Medical & Surgical Supply Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 43063-184 Suboxone 8/2 Sublingual Tablet by Pd-rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 54569-6399 Suboxone Sublingual Film, Soluble by A-s Medication Solutions LLC
  • 54868-5707 Suboxone 8/2 Sublingual Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-5750 Suboxone 2/0.5 Sublingual Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 55700-147 Suboxone Sublingual Film, Soluble by Lake Erie Medical Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 63629-4028 Suboxone Sublingual Film, Soluble by Bryant Ranch Prepack
  • 63629-4034 Suboxone 8/2 Sublingual Tablet by Bryant Ranch Prepack

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