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Subutex

Active Ingredient(s): Buprenorphine
FDA Approved: October 8, 2002
Pharm Company: RECKITT BENCKISER
Category: Opioid Dependence

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Subutex Overview

Buprenorphine is a semi-synthetic, mixed agonist–antagonist opioid receptor modulator that is used to treat opioid addiction in higher dosages, to control moderate acute pain in non-opioid-tolerant individuals in lower dosages and to control moderate chronic pain in even smaller doses.[3] It is available in a variety of formulations: Subutex, Suboxone, Zubsolv (buprenorphine HCl and/or naloxone HCl; typically used for opioid addiction), Temgesic (sublingual tablets for moderate to sever...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suboxone

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Finding Subutex Dr?
I am really having a hard time finding a doctor who treats with Subutex and not Suboxone. I have chronic pain syndrome and relief-seeking behavior soon became drug-seeking behavior. My psychiatrist put me on Subutex, and my pain was reduced a little, but I wasn't so much into drug seeking anymore. I was treated for 5 years. Then I moved, and I can't find anyone in Ohio who does this. I might have to move back to Chicago! Any suggestions? ## What is your particular issue with using Suboxone, rather than Subutex? They both contain the exact same narcotic to treat pain and/or addiction, Buprenorphine. The only difference is that the Suboxone also contains Naloxone, to help prevent someone from abusing other narcotics, while they are using it. If you are no longer having a problem w...
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Need Dr. to Prescribe Subutex-Naloxone Allergy
I am seeking help. I am from the Winston-Salem area of North Carolina. I am an addict of 18 years. It is time to quit. I have friends who have left the addiction circle. They have successfully taken buprenorphine. Here is my problem. I am severely allergic to the blocker in suboxone - naloxone. It is not an option for me. I have a dear friend who gave me her remaining subutex tablets. She tapered off and is clean and doing well now. I have been clean for 1 week which is a PHENOMENAL accomplishment for me! I am afraid of what will happen if I cannot find a doctor who will prescribe the subutex. Please, will someone out there lead me in the direction of a Physician/MD/Doctor that will write me Subutex? I have called so many places. I have tried naabt.org, suboxone.com and other directorie...
Updated 3 days ago.
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white pill round with # 919 on the pill
It was told to me by a friend that it is subutex 16mg is he correct
Updated 5 days ago.
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taking subutex and percocet together
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 perc. I take 15mg percs 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, nausea, still had ...
Updated 5 days ago.
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can subutex be a small whit round pill with 8 on one side and an arrow on the other
My friend takes 8mg subutex and when he picked up his script today, they weren't the usual white tablet. They were white and the size of a 2mg subutex with an 8 on one side and an arrow on the other. Could his pharmacist have made a big mistake or are these just a different brand?? ## From what I can tell these tablets do contain 8mgs of Buprenorphine, the active ingredient in Subutex. They were originally released in the U.k. and then became available in the U.S. when the generic market for the medication opened up here. So yes, just a different manufacturer, they are made by Arrow, which explains the logo on the tablet, they use that on all of their products. Are there any questions or comments? ## Thank you so much! I actually did some research on Arrow Generics and saw that they...
Updated 8 days ago.
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subutex doctors in pa
I currently was seeing this suboxone doctor in virginia about 3 months after i moved there. After being down there flr 8 months i needed to move back home because i was getting married had children ect.ect. Well for a while after i had moved back to pa she supplied me with the medicine and of course i would have to pay her but i kept asking her to just transfer me to a doctor up here. She never even tried all she did was fax in my paperwork and now shes not prescribing me any more medicine and i cant find a doctor up here. Everyone ive called are all rude and say their full
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subutex doctor in tennessee
I need to find a doctor that subscribes subutex in West or Middle Tennessee, I heard there is one in Murfreesboro, TN but I can't find the ### - somebody please help - it doesn't have to be Murfreesboro anywhere in West or Middle is fine
Updated 11 days ago.
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Subutex Doctor in N.C. or S.C. - Please Help Me!
Hello everyone. I just moved to Charlotte, N.C. from Iowa due to a job transfer. I had a very understanding Family Physician in Iowa; he rxd me 4 of the 8 mg. Subutex per day. Nonetheless, I had to give up treatment in order to continue to be a father who provides. I need a Doctor or clinic or shrink to prescribe me the Subutex. I cannot tolerate the Suboxone - it sends me to the emergency room. I am almost out of my last prescribed supply of Subutex. Will someone please give me the name of a doctor, shrink, clinic, treatment center - ANYONE or ANY PLACE that will prescribe the Subutex? I will also help anyone who may be looking for a kind Dr. to rx Subutex in Iowa. Anyone needing his info. just reply below. Thanks guys. ## These two sites should get you started. naabt.org turntohelp.co...
Updated 11 days ago.
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Subutex Doctor - East Coast - Help Me Find One Please!!!!
I have been on Subutex for a year. My Doctor has retired, abruptly. I cannot find another physician willing to prescribe me Subutex (24 mg. daily) instead of Suboxone. I travel a lot w/ work. I would be grateful if anyone could tell me ANY Doctor anywhere on the East Coast that prescribes Subutex. Suboxone breaks me out in horrible itchy rashes and welts, makes breathing a little difficult and gives me blinding headaches- within ten to fifteen minutes of taking it. I am serious about recovery. Can someone help?! If you wish to email me you may ## If you need a doctor in south jersey to help you get off oxy's and put you on subutex/suboxine - I prefer subutex because I got deathly ill on suboxine. The name of the place is addiction medicine. If you can't find the number post your...
Updated 11 days ago.
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NEED DOCTOR
i am looking for a subutex phy. in fall river, mass. area i am allergic to suboxone i have insurance ,if i have to pay a fee i will not yo much desperately need help.please.?
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Buprenorphine
  • Film: 12mg + 3mg, 2 mg + 0.5 mg, 2mg + 0.5mg, 4mg + 1mg, 8 mg + 2 mg, 8mg + 2mg
  • Film, Extended Release: 10mcg/hr, 15mcg/hr, 20mcg/hr, 5mcg/hr, 7.5mcg/hr
  • Injection: 0.3mg, 0.3mg/ml
  • Tablet: 2mg, 2mg + 0.5mg, 8mg, 8mg + 2mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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