A hazard for kids?

Suboxone is Clinically Identical to Buprenorphine

As I give my last post more thought….  I wonder if there is ANY clinical difference between $uboxone at $7 per dose, vs. generic buprenorphine at $2.33 per dose?  Researchers out there– can anyone send me a reference? A review of the science shows that Suboxone is clinically identical to Read more…

The Suboxone Business Fix

I have shared my thoughts about ‘Suboxone Film,’ a product that serves only one purpose:  to block generic competition from entering the Suboxone market.  Below I’ve copied a Bloomberg article that discusses the current nature of the buprenorphine/naloxone business, and the efforts by RB to prevent market penetration by generics– Read more…

Is Buprenorphine Film a Step Forward or Marketing Gimmick?

It is humorous when companies do what Reckitt-Benckiser recently did– make a small change in their product, then trash the old product in favor of the new, more expensive product.  “The OLD formulation is GARBAGE!  It poses huge risks! It is reckless and irresponsible to prescribe that tablet (the one Read more…

Allergic to Suboxone taste additive/sweetener

Something I haven’t yet come across: Well, i’ve been clean with the help of Suboxone for 14 months now. Throughout my treatment I’d been getting tongue blisters and ulcers at least two at a time. I’ve probably had them six to eight different times in this 14 month period. I Read more…

Generic buprenorphine

Generic Suboxone i.e. buprenorphine

Great news from SuboxForum.com, a.k.a. buprenorphorum.com, where today Chris55552 posted the following about generic Suboxone i.e. buprenorphine. Hey everyone, Not sure who all keeps up with pharma news or the reputation/quality of generic drug companies but I recently discovered that Teva Pharmaceuticals (generics) has their version of generic subutex available. Teva Read more…

Generic buprenorphine

More on the generic form of buprenorphine

Hey Doc, I went to Walgreens early this morning and they had the drug on hand. So, if there is anyone who still has doubts as to the drug being available at local pharmacies- this shows the 2nd largest drugstore chain has it available in its pharmacies. Note: the writer Read more…