What is the generic brand for Zubsolv?
About Zubsolv Zubsolv (Buprenorphine/Naloxone) is a moderately priced drug used to treat certain types of drug dependence. It is slightly less popular than comparable drugs. There is currently no generic alternative to Zubsolv.
Is Zubsolv as good as Suboxone?
ZUBSOLV has the same active ingredients as other buprenorphine and naloxone-containing formulations; however, ZUBSOLV has an advanced formulation. Because most of the medication in ZUBSOLV tablets gets into the bloodstream, a lower dose of ZUBSOLV is similar to a higher dose of Suboxone.
What strengths does Zubsolv come in?
ZUBSOLV is available in 6 dosage strengths.
- 0.7 mg/0.18 mg. buprenorphine/naloxone.
- 1.4 mg/0.36 mg. buprenorphine/naloxone.
- 2.9 mg/0.71 mg. buprenorphine/naloxone.
- 5.7 mg/1.4 mg. buprenorphine/naloxone.
- 8.6 mg/2.1 mg. buprenorphine/naloxone.
- 11.4 mg/2.9 mg. buprenorphine/naloxone.
What does Zubsolv treat?
ZUBSOLV® (buprenorphine and naloxone) sublingual tablet (CIII) is a prescription medicine used to treat adults who are addicted to opioid drugs (either prescription or illegal) as part of a complete treatment program that also includes counseling and behavioral therapy.
Is Zubsolv and Subutex?
Zubsolv is a brand-name medication that contains buprenorphine and naloxone. It was approved by the FDA one year after Suboxone for the treatment of opioid dependence and addiction.
How long do you let Zubsolv dissolve?
If more than 1 tablet is required, place the tablets in different places under your tongue at the same time. o Let the tablet dissolve completely. ZUBSOLV usually dissolves in your mouth within 5 minutes.
Is Zubsolv similar to Subutex?
Zubsolv and Suboxone both contain the same ingredients (buprenorphine and naloxone), are used to treat opioid use disorder, and have similar side effects. In addition, clinical studies have found that both medications have similar effectiveness overall.
What are the side effects of Zubsolv?
Common side effects of Zubsolv include:
- increased sweating,
Does Zubsolv make you gain weight?
Although uncommon, it’s possible for you to gain or lose weight during treatment with Zubsolv. Changes in weight weren’t reported as a side effect in studies of people using Zubsolv. But weight gain may occur due to lifestyle changes after starting treatment for opioid use disorder (OUD).
How long should you take Zubsolv?
The drug was found effective for three days of treatment. By the third day of treatment, 85% to 93% of people taking Zubsolv were still in treatment. Of people taking the generic form of buprenorphine, 92% to 95% were still in treatment. However, treatment for opioid dependence usually lasts longer than three days.
Is Zubsolv cheaper than Suboxone?
In terms of cost, however, some people find that Suboxone is more affordable. This is because there are numerous generic forms of Suboxone available on the market that are cheaper than the brand-name version. As of February 2021, there are no generic forms of Zubsolv available.
What is the best way to take Zubsolv?
Zubsolv is taken by placing the tablet under your tongue. If your doctor prescribes a dose that requires more than one tablet, you should take all your tablets at the same time. You’ll do this by placing the tablets in different areas underneath your tongue at one time.