Active Ingredient(s): Buprenorphine
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".

Subutex 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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taking subutex and percocet together
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My doctor just put me on subutex along with percocet. I've been on percocet for yrs for severe and chronic migraines. He told me to take the subutex and if it doesn't work to take a percocet. I usually take 15 mg percocet at a time. I've read some stuff online that worries me. Some people say if you take percs with subutex you'll go into withdrawals. I went through severe withdrawals with fioricet months ago and I don't want to go through that hell again. I took my first subutex about an hour ago and I still have a migraine so I want to take a perc now. Can I do that or will I get sick? ## I have been taking subutex for the last month or so. about 2 weeks ago i had a terrible migraine, so I took a 10mg percocet. I went into full withdrawal. Throwing up constantly, na...
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Generic Subutex/buprenorphine - Which manufacturer do you prefer?
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Hello All, I recently just got changed from suboxone to subutex due to a pretty bad allergic reaction to the naloxone in the suboxone. Basically my question for everyone is which generic do you guys prefer my pharmacist can order any kind for me so Im at the moment just got the Roxanne ones 8mg they are white round tablets. This is my first day using and am already noticing my migraines are starting to subside not fully but starting too. So yeah if anyone has any suggestions please let me know all the ups and downs that you guys have been experiencing thanks! Good luck to one and all! D ## I may not have personal experience with either of these generics, but I did want to go ahead and link you to a couple other threads here with more information on other Subutex reviews: Discuss/can-sub...
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doctor that will prescribe subutex in alabama
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I am currently trying to find a doctor that will prescribe Subutex instead of Suboxone and the Birmingham metropolitan area in Alabama. Anybody that could help it would be greatly appreciated. I am heading rashes on my face and on my arms and as on other areas from the Suboxone or rather the naloxone in Suboxone. Thank you ## Hi jerod, I'm misty n I'm the same way. I cannot take suboxone at all and need a Dr in the bham, al area to write subutex bc it actually works and helped. I took a couple before. So if u find a Dr let me know too please... Clinics won't usually write it so u gotta get an independent Dr. ## Yes it's almost impossible to get, a, Dr to write subutex n I don't know why because it's no different than suboxone, except suboxone has naloxone. Well I...
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need to find a subutex doc in michigan
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please help. I cant find a doc that prescrobes subutex in mi. i am on H and want to kick it but i cant take suboxone because it makes me sick and im allergic to naloxone ## What area in Michigan I know of drs in Macomb county ## Just Google suboxone doctors in my area! It will let you put in your zip code and should pull up a map! I think it's a great decision, I've been on them prescribed for 3months now! GL ## yeah whats up man.. I`ve found suboxone in the lorain county area but the ticket for a months supply is $275.00.. Not cheap.. Suboxone does give me an headache.. So I prefer Subutext because there`s less side effects, such as no headache`s. I enjoy the feeling better than that of an Suboxone. I need to find a place where I can get Subutex and get it at a low cost.. These...
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White Round Pill 54 411 how to take
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How do u take a subutex? Is it the same as taking as taking a subuxone ? ## This is an 8mg sublingual tablet and yes, they are used in very similar ways to treat the same things, except Subutex eliminates the Naloxone that can throw someone into withdrawals from taking it too soon. Learn more Subutex details here. Since it is also an opiate narcotic, it does have the potential to be habit forming and it may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness and constipation. Are there any other questions or comments? Does anyone else have any advice to add? ## Hi katiy, I haven't found any prescribing information, but a recent review from another Subutex user was stating that "the pamphlet says to just let the tablet dissolve under your tongue, and to not swallow the tabl...
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subutex dr in johnson city or kingsport tn
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Hey I am looking for a doctor that will prescribe me subutex in tennessee johnson city or kingsport I was going out of town to even have my doctor they have me prescribed to 32 mg. A DAY well they would not let me reschedule my appointment and now told me I need a new doctor this is devastating to me because I have been doing so good if anyone cab help me please let me know ## Where were you going to. I might nknow a doctor in johnson city that prescribes subutex ## I need a doctor to prescribe subutex because of the reactions I have from Naloxone. Do you know any doctors in the Tri cities area that prescribe it and if so do you have a phone number ## Where is that dr? ## Wow he prolly lost his job, not being mean but they have limited the drs down to 2 to 2&1/2 is the most u will g...
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Chronic pain management
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I live in Cincinnati, Ohio does anyone know of a pain clinic that will prescribe Subutex for chronic pain? I have chronic pancreatitis and stage 3 kidney disease. Or a private doctor who will prescribe. Would love to find a doctor who isn't afraid to prescribe this medication also a very good doctor who actually listens and cares. Willing to travel within reason. ## Dr Machret or Dr Fallot. Both in Springfield Oh. I currently go for chronic back pain. You will have to have MRI though.
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orange subutex 153 half moon
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I use these and they work great. I was on the roxanna pharma ones that were circular in size and these orange ones work way better. Wish I had been on them from the start. ## I just got those oblong orange ones today with Half moon - bottle says its subutex has anyone had these are they better than the white ones ? I don't know do I take them the same ? ## Are these new orange subutex time released? ## Can you please post a picture if you can. Thanks! ## @post #1, Reviews from the following discussion thread do "suggest" that it works better than the white ones as well as the strips: Discuss/orange-subutex-153-half-moon-286803.htm @post #2, No, these one's are not time-released... they are sublingual though. @post #3, Navigating google, I wasn't able to locate any im...
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Meijer pharmacy subutex 54 411 availability
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Does meijer pharmacy carry 54-411 subutex or M 9-24? Walmart was out of 54-411 and I cant take the M 9-24 version. The pharmacy wouldn't tell me.
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New Subutex laws
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I went to see my doctor this week and he told me that the FDA and the DEA had passed a new law for prescribing Subutex. As of July 1st 2015 Subutex can only be given to pregnant woman or to someone with documentation saying they can't take Suboxone. If you don't have that you will be put on Suboxone. ## They Are Both the same thing. Better yet, stop doing narcotics, get off opiates completely. Do you focus on school and work as much as you do opiates being controlled By the DEA??? ## Jim, not that it's any of your business, but yes I do focus on my career now that I'm off the opiates and taking subutex. I received my B.S. in molecular biology and am currently completely my 2nd year of medical school. So now that you know a little about me, what about you? Since I'm s...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • 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: 0.7mg + 0.18mg, 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.

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