Buprenorphine

FDA Approved: * November 20, 2018
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".



Buprenorphine Overview

Buprenorphine/naloxone, sold under the brand name Suboxone among others, is a combination medication that includes buprenorphine and naloxone.[2] In combination with counselling, it is used to treat opioid use disorder.[2][3] It decreases withdrawal symptoms for about 24 hours.[4] Buprenorphine/naloxone is available for use in two different forms, under the tongue or in the cheek.[1] Side effects may include respi...

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Rhodes/Purdue buprenorphine hcl 8mg RP b8 vs Roxanne 54 411

I have made the switch from the 8mg films to 8mg buprenorphine tablets only. With all the research I've done and experience I do my best to stay away from actavis mylan and nowadays sandoz. I noticed everyone has enjoyed the Roxanne now westward generics amongst hi-tech coming in second/mylan. I have no experience with mylan bup and don't want to take the risk even as mylan has always been a waste imo. I'm not a fan of allergan (actavis) taking over watson so depending on the drug dispenses I most stay away. There are as of now 7 manufacturers of generic buprenorphine hcl 8mg (generic subutex). They are in order of my preferred with not much experience except with brand name: *roxanne (now westward pharma)- 54 411 *hi tech- 8 ^(arrow) *mylan- M924 *teva (allergen/activas own...

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generic buprenorphine how to get prescription?

I am on my way to opiate addiction, i want to use suboxone to detox and try and kick the habit. ## Hello, Og! How are you? There is a search feature on the Suboxone website that allows you to search for a doctor in your area by zip code, their contact information will be included, so you can call to see if they are taking new patients. You can find it at Suboxone.com. The FDA classifies this medication as an opiate that is most commonly used to treat drug addiction, so it has the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Be patient with yourself. Whatever you do NEVER LET THOSE DEATH CLINICS TALK YOU INTO METHADONE. I lost my daughter as she died from that poison...

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Pharmacies that carry Buprenorphine made by Mylan or Roxanne 54 411

I've been taking Buprenorphine 8mg for 3 1/2 years now, all of a sudden every pharmacy in our area (that I know of) has switched the manufacturer they are order from, frustrating to me as I just seem to see a difference all though there shouldn't be. Does anyone know a pharmacy that still carries bup mg with the imprint 54 411? ## Same here. Every store is on backorder for the past 7 days. I'm from mid south Pa. ## Same here!!! I'm from Salt Lake City, Utah, and I've been on it for 8 years now. It started a month ago, when the pharmacies were on back order for 54 411, and now it's EVERY TYPE of generic Buprenorphine from every manufacturer. Last week, I went to fill my script, and people were fighting over ONE BROKEN TABLET!!! I wish pharmacies, manufacturers, an...

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Did They Stop Making The Roxane 54 411 Buprenorphine?

I have been getting the generic Subutex Roxane brand 54 411 Buprenorphine tablets for months now from Walmart pharmacy and the past two times I've gotten my prescription filled there, I was given a different generic made by Hi Tech with an 8 and an arrow. I asked them why the change because those little tablets just are not the same and they said the Roxane ones could not be ordered. I called around to other pharmacies I have gotten my prescription filled at before also and was also told that the Mylan M 924s can no longer be ordered either. What's going on with the Roxane and Mylan Buprenorphine tablets? Did they stop making them or is there some kind of shortage? I had the choice of getting the small Hi Tech tablets which seem alot less potent than the Roxane or the Actavis 15...

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buprenorphine 8mg with 460 imprint vs 54 411

Does the buprenorphine 8mg 460 work as well as 54 411's? I'm curious as I've seen other imprints, just not 460. Please let me know if they are better or worse. ## BETTER. The only thing is they taste a tad worse. I use 1mg intranasally a day and these are slightly smaller and worker slightly better in my opinion. ## Among other influential factors, some people may respond better or worse to the different binders/fillers upon switching from one tablet to the next. That said, the only true way to compare efficacy is to go through trial and error with both versions yourself and not solely based off someone else's feedback. Inactive ingredients in the 460 pill are: Lactose Monohydrate, Mannitol, Povidones, Anhydrous Citric Acid, Sodium Citrate, Butylated Hydroxyanisole, Magn...

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white round pill with m 924

The round white pill with M 924 is buprenorphine 8mg sublingual tablets used to treat opiate dependency. It is NOT a blood pressure pill. ## I go to Kmart pharmacy. And I get buprenorphine 8mgs every mouth 2 times daily. I need every help I can to pay for my script. ## Hello Pharmaceuticalman, Correct. According to the NIH database this is a 8mg Buprenorphine Hydrochloride Sublingual pill which is used to treat opiate dependency. I'm not sure who told you that it was a pressure pill. In case you were interested I provided some additional information below on this pill from the NIH. NDC 0378-0924 Imprint M;924 Name Buprenorphine Hydrochloride Sublingual Active Ingredients Buprenorphine Hydrochloride 8 mg; Label Author Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. Color White Size 10mm Shape Round Scor...

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buprenorphine 8mg sub rox

Normally my subutex I thought was really tiny, round white. This time it's a larger tablet white round with RP on one side b 8 on other. I looked at an old bottle it said ROX after sub Today's says RHO after sub. Both saying Buprenorphine. Is this Subutex like I'm suppose to be getting? I use to get the strips which I much prefer because they're easier to cut up and take smaller mgs if I choose. But I have no insurance and the price difference is outrages. Thank you ## Hello char, The pill you are describing matches a buprenorphine 8mg pill according to the NIH. Both of these pills contain the same active ingredient but come from different manufacturers and so the inactive ingredients are going to be different. If you have not noticed any changes in the way that the pill...

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Quidict Medicine

My husband is an addict of quidict.....he starting take this medicine for drug treatment.....He stopped taking the drug but he is now an addict of quidict... ## Quidict is a very good med for drug addiction problem. U can't overdose it. U can easily taper off it without any prob. I'm pretty much sure that if he stops taking it. Then he will start taking the drug. Under medical supervision it is a Super medicine. Only need to take a pill in a day. So don't ask him to stop quidict. ## Actually that part is incorrect, you can overdose on it, just as you can on any other medication, if you take too much of it. It contains the active ingredients Buprenorphine and Naloxone, the Buprenorphine is a very potent narcotic, so someone certain could overdose on it. And Bharti, how long h...

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Sun Pharma 460's Buprenorphine Hell

I see this Medschat group to be for support and information based on experience(s). So I will share mine regarding this horrible medicine with 460 imprinted on a round chalky white tablet. To say I had bad side effects is kind. Aside from the burning under the tongue, subsequent nausea, fatigue, depression, cravings, poor sleep, outbursts, after taste that took forever to go away, I really am a person that seriously likes to give something a chance. And this medicine for me was an actual horror of 28 days until I could get my Westward again. It made me dose off and worst for me was the cravings. I felt so awful all the time on the Sun Bupes I would start thinking about my old methods of feeling better. Not good. Suboxone and Subutex saved my life. After 40 years off and on finally I fee...

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Hexagon orange pill with n8 one side and an M inside a box

Wondering what kind of pill this is? It has an M inside a box on one side and N8 on the other side. It's also orange and hexagon-shaped. ## Hello Barry, I hope you are doing well. I have found some information on your pill. The imprint of the M inside of a box is the mark of the company Mallinckrodt. I was able to find the manufacturers website and fortunately they have pictures of all of their generic medicines. The only pill that matches your description is Buprenorphine and Naloxone Sublingual Tablets. It looks like the marking is actually 8N, easily read upside down as N8. According to the manufacturer this medicine contains the active ingredients Buprenorphine (8mg) and Naloxone (2mg). The drug is used to treat opiate dependency. Here is a link to the manufacturers website wher...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Buprenorphine
  • Film: 0.075mg, 0.15mg, 0.3mg, 0.45mg, 0.6mg, 0.75mg, 0.9mg, 12mg + 3mg, 150mcg, 16mg + 4mg, 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
  • Injection, Extended Release: 100mg, 300mg
  • Solution, Extended Release: 100mg/0.5ml (100mg/0.5ml), 300mg/1.5ml (200mg/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.

NDC Database Records for Buprenorphine: (76 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0054-0176 Buprenorphine 2 mg (As Buprenorphine Hydrochloride 2.16 mg) Sublingual Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-0177 Buprenorphine 8 mg (As Buprenorphine Hydrochloride 8.64 mg) Sublingual Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0093-3600 Buprenorphine 5 ug/H Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.
  • 0093-3601 Buprenorphine 10 ug/H Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.
  • 0093-3602 Buprenorphine 15 ug/H Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.
  • 0093-3603 Buprenorphine 20 ug/H Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.
  • 0093-3656 Buprenorphine 5 ug/H Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.
  • 0093-3657 Buprenorphine 10 ug/H Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.
  • 0093-3658 Buprenorphine 15 ug/H Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.
  • 0093-3659 Buprenorphine 20 ug/H Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.
  • 0093-5378 Buprenorphine 2 mg (As Buprenorphine Hydrochloride 2.16 mg) Sublingual Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-5379 Buprenorphine 8 mg (As Buprenorphine Hydrochloride 8.64 mg) Sublingual Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0228-3153 Buprenorphine 8 mg Sublingual Tablet by Actavis Pharma, Inc.
  • 0228-3156 Buprenorphine 2 mg Sublingual Tablet by Actavis Pharma, Inc.
  • 0378-0923 Buprenorphine Hydrochloride Sublingual 2 mg Sublingual Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-0924 Buprenorphine Hydrochloride Sublingual 8 mg Sublingual Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0409-2012 Buprenorphine Hydrochloride .3 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0517-0725 Buprenorphine Hydrochloride .324 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Solution by American Regent, Inc.
  • 21695-515 Buprenorphine Hydrochloride .3 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Solution by Rebel Distributors Corp
  • 35356-556 Buprenorphine Hydrochloride 8 mg Sublingual Tablet by Lake Erie Medical Dba Quality Care Products LLC
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Other drugs which contain Buprenorphine or a similar ingredient: (11 results)

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They have me on buprenorphine for chronic pain ## Hello, Mike! How are you? Have you tried it, yet? The FDA does classif... 5 replies
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