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Unread 08-02-2013, 10:36 PM   #20
NancyB
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Hi Maggiepi, any doctor who is already certified to prescribe buprenorphine for opiate addiction will be able to prescribe BUNAVAIL also.

From this line it looks like there will be a review next year for it. Under the 505(b)(2) regulatory statute, BUNAVAIL will be subject to a ten month review.

Another bupe medication that is approved is another buprenorphine/naloxone tablet - not a generic - call Subzolv.

It's supposed to be less expensive and they'll have a patient assistance program also. Here's the thread that has all the information we know so far:
http://www.addictionsurvivors.org/vb...ad.php?t=28006

Hope that helps.

Nancy
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