Suboxone (a branded treatment formulation that combines buprenorphine and naloxone) is one such medication impacted by this law. It was approved as an opioid addiction treatment drug to be prescribed by qualified physicians, The Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 (DATA 2000) allows qualified physicians to prescribe opioid medications for maintenance treatment and detoxification of addiction.
If you are struggling with an addiction to opioids, Suboxone may be able to help as part of a OTP.
Buprenorphine is a partial opioid agonist, which means it activates opioid receptors but not to the same degree as many other abused opioids such as heroin and prescription painkillers.
Naloxone, an opioid antagonist, is included in order to discourage people from injecting Suboxone to get high.

Suboxone may be right FOR YOU?

Suboxone may not be right for you:


Risks & Side Effects

In the short-term, Suboxone can produce side effects such as:

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