Suboxone

States Allege British Drug Company Tried to Keep Generic Suboxone Off the Market

Attorneys general from 35 states and the District of Columbia are suing a British drug company, alleging it tried to keep less expensive generic versions of the opioid addiction treatment Suboxone off the market. The suit says the drug company, Indivior, was granted exclusive rights in 2002 to sell Suboxone…

HHS Will Revise Regulations on Prescribing Buprenorphine for Opioid Addiction

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will remove some obstacles that limit the ability of doctors to prescribe buprenorphine for patients who are addicted to heroin or prescription painkillers, The Huffington Post reports. Under current regulations, doctors who are certified to prescribe buprenorphine (sold as Suboxone) are allowed…