What is the highest milligram of Suboxone strips?
The recommended target dosage of SUBOXONE sublingual film during maintenance is 16 mg/4 mg buprenorphine/naloxone/day as a single daily dose. Dosages higher than 24 mg/6 mg daily have not been demonstrated to provide a clinical advantage.
Are all Suboxone strips the same?
Suboxone films contain the same ratio of active ingredients and are available in the same dosage as Suboxone pills. However, the misuse potential is relatively lower for Suboxone films compared to the tablet form as they cannot be crushed and snorted.
What are the different types of Suboxone?
Dosage Forms & Strengths
- 2mg/0.5mg (Suboxone, generic)
- 4mg/1mg (Suboxone, generic)
- 8mg/2mg (Suboxone, generic)
- 12mg/3mg (Suboxone, generic)
- 16mg/4mg (Cassipa)
How do I know if need to increase Suboxone?
If you feel like you are having cravings to use opioids, your buprenorphine/naloxone (Suboxone) dose may need to be increased. This can mean either increasing the dose itself or increasing the number of times per day you take it. Talk to your doctor about increasing your Suboxone dose.
What Suboxone film looks like?
What SUBOXONE FILM Looks Like. SUBOXONE FILM is an orange, rectangular soluble film. A logo is printed on each film to indicate the dosage strength: “N2” for the 2mg, “N4” for the 4mg, “N8” for the 8mg and “N12” for the 12mg.
What does generic Suboxone look like?
Suboxone strips are square and feature the Suboxone logo in blue and white. Generic versions are usually orange and either rectangular or square. Suboxone is a brand name combination of buprenorphine and naloxone. Medications containing buprenorphine have greatly improved medication for addiction treatment (MAT).
How many Suboxone can you take in one day?
The recommended starting dose in adults and adolescents over 15 years of age is two Suboxone 2 mg/0.5 mg. This may be achieved using two Suboxone 2 mg/0.5 mg as a single dose, which can be repeated up to twice on day 1, to minimise undue withdrawal symptoms and retain the patient in treatment.
What color are Suboxone strips?
Buprenorphine-with-naloxone sublingual film is a paper-thin, orange-coloured rectangular strip.