How much does generic Suboxone cost?
About Suboxone Tablet
Generic buprenorphine/naloxone is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower. The lowest GoodRx price for the most common version of generic Suboxone Tablet is around $17.66, 88% off the average retail price of $154.69.
How much is a script of Suboxone without insurance?
If you don’t have insurance coverage, the cost can vary depending on the prescribed dosage. A 1-month supply of Suboxone can cost between $166 and $570, while the generic can cost between $60 and $200.
How much does buprenorphine cost without insurance?
Without insurance, customers can expect to pay $84.99 for Buprenorphine Hcl, but this price may vary. With a SingleCare discount card, the cost of Buprenorphine Hcl drops to $26.11 per 10, 8MG Tablet Sublingual.
Is there a generic for Suboxone?
The FDA has approved the first generic version of Suboxone (buprenorphine and naloxone) sublingual film as medication-assisted treatment for those with opioid use disorder. The FDA has approved the first generic version of Suboxone (buprenorphine and naloxone) sublingual film for the treatment of opioid dependence.
What is 8mg 2mg Suboxone?
Suboxone 8 mg/2 mg sublingual tablets. Each sublingual tablet contains 8 mg buprenorphine (as hydrochloride) and 2 mg naloxone (as hydrochloride dihydrate). Excipients with known effect: Each sublingual tablet contains 168 mg lactose (as monohydrate)
Is there a difference between generic Suboxone and regular Suboxone?
A generic for Suboxone has been approved by the FDA and can be ordered at the pharmacy as buprenorphine/naloxone (no fancy names). Again, as with all medications, some people prefer name brands to generics but there is no difference in the actual medication.
Does Suboxone affect breathing?
Because Suboxone is a partial opioid agonist, it can cause respiratory depression as opioids can. Respiratory depression is a condition in which breathing becomes too shallow or slow, causing a lack of oxygen in the body. Respiratory depression is perhaps the most severe of the side effects of Suboxone.
What tier is buprenorphine?
Buprenorphine Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions
Medicare plans typically list buprenorphine in Tier 2 of their formulary. Tier 2 means that this drug is a “non-preferred generic”.
Are Suboxone strips the same as the pills?
Although Suboxone typically only comes in a film formulation (strips), you can find generic Buprenorphine/Naloxone in tablet form as well (pills). Research says that Suboxone film may be more effective than tablets because it takes less time to dissolve into your system.