BUPRENORPHINE (Buprenorphine) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

BUPRENORPHINE

What is the Trade Name for BUPRENORPHINE

Buprenorphine

What is the Indication for BUPRENORPHINE

  • 1 INDICATIONS AND USAGE Buprenorphine sublingual tablets are indicated for the treatment of opioid dependence and is preferred for induction. Buprenorphine sublingual tablets should be used as part of a complete treatment plan to include counseling and psychosocial support. Buprenorphine sublingual tablets contain buprenorphine, a partial opioid agonist, and are indicated for the treatment of opioid dependence and is preferred for induction. ( 1 ) Buprenorphine sublingual tablets should be used as part of a complete treatment plan that includes counseling and psychosocial support. ( 1 )

 

 

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