Suboxone and Tooth Decay

Originally posted 10/21/2012 I have received a several emails over the past few years from people who experienced deteriorating dental health while taking buprenorphine or Suboxone.  I also have patients in my practice who have had extensive dental work, and wonder if Suboxone is to blame for their cavities or Read more…

Does Suboxone Rot Your Teeth?

This is tonight’s question from the ‘search phrases’. The answer:  No. But there must be more to the story. I’ve always wondered why methamphetamine addicts tend to have teeth missing, and the teeth still present look like they ought to be pulled.  I assume it comes from poor diet and Read more…