Suboxone talk

Wasting Resources on Suboxone

Readers of this blog know that I have often questioned whether there is any clinical difference between Suboxone and generic buprenorphine.  Naloxone is an opioid-blocking chemical added to buprenorphine, supposedly in order to reduce intravenous diversion of the medication.  But it increases the cost of buprenorphine. Are we wasting resources on Read more…

Suboxone talk

The Cost of Suboxone

A Reader Writes: Message: The State of XXXXXX prescription price list noted Target Pharmacy as the cheapest for Suboxone at $6.99/Suboxone pill, 8mg-2mg, qty. 30. So I started getting my prescriptions filled at Target.Well, needless to say they raised their prices twice since then and I am now paying $8.158333/Suboxone pill, Read more…