Active Ingredient(s):Buprenorphine FDA Approved: * December 29, 1981 Pharm Company: *RECKITT BENCKISER Category:Opioid Dependence
Buprenorphine/naloxone, sold under the brand name Suboxone among others, is a fixed-dose combination medication that includes buprenorphine and naloxone. It is used to treat opioid use disorder, and reduces the mortality of opioid use disorder by 50% (namely by reducing the risk of overdose on full-agonist opioids such as heroin or fentanyl). It relieves cravings to use and withdrawal symptoms. Bupr...
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