Suboxone Oral Dissolving Film 8-2Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Suboxone: Oral Dissolving film (8-2mg)

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Suboxone 8mg-2mg SL Film
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Suboxone 8mg-2mg SL Film

What is this Medicine?

BUPRENORPHINE; NALOXONE (byoo pre NOR feen; nal OX one) is used to treat certain types of drug dependence.

CVS/pharmacy Patient Statistics for Suboxone: Oral Dissolving film(8-2mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Suboxone 8mg-2mg Sublingual Film

NDC: 124961208
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Opiate Agonist Dependence

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Suboxone 8mg-2mg Sublingual Film

Reported Side Effects for Suboxone 8mg-2mg Sublingual Film

Blurred Vision Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Addiction Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
1.0-12.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hypoesthesia Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Redness Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
1.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chills Incidence:
1.0-7.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
1.0-14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fever Incidence:
1.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
1.0-14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Runny Nose Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
2.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
2.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
2.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
3.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Secretion Of Tears Incidence:
3.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
3.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
3.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rhinitis Incidence:
4.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tiredness Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Miosis Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Addiction Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Infection Incidence:
5.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
6.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
7.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Depression Incidence:
9.0-13.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Peripheral Vasodilation Incidence:
9.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Nervousness Incidence:
11.0-14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
11.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
15.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Withdrawal Incidence:
25.2%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
36.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Suboxone 8mg-2mg Sublingual Film

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Suboxone 8mg-2mg Sublingual Film(Buprenorphine Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Buprenorphine Hydrochloride)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Suboxone 8mg-2mg Sublingual Film(Buprenorphine Hydrochloride)
Grapefruit juice and Buprenorphine Hydrochloride(Buprenorphine Hydrochloride)
Grapefruit juice and grapefruit-containing foods may increase the side effects of Buprenorphine. Do not significantly alter grapefruit juice intake while taking this drug, or avoid grapefruit juice if possible. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, difficulty breathing, palpitations, shortness of breath, or a change in your usual heart beat (fast, slow, or irregular heart beat), contact your health care prescriber.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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