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What is buprenorphine?
Buprenorphine is used to treat opioid addiction by reducing cravings and withdrawal symptoms. It has a low potential for misuse because it cannot produce euphoria and its effects wear off quickly when taken at higher doses.
What are the benefits of buprenorphine?
Confidant Health is both a tech platform and a network of top-Buprenorphine is a drug mainly used for the treatment of opioid addiction. It can be prescribed by doctors to help opiate-dependent people get off drugs. behavioral health providers. We’re a virtual health system specializing in mental health and addiction. We combine cutting edge tech with great caregivers to help people thrive.
The benefits of buprenorphine are almost immediate, as it can reduce withdrawal symptoms and cravings immediately with its first pill. There are few side effects, which is why it is often prescribed for patients who cannot take other drugs like methadone. It also lasts longer than other medicines, so patients can typically go more than 24 hours without experiencing withdrawal or cravings.
How long does treatment with buprenorphine through Confidant Health last?
Per the FDA, there is no pre-determined period of time for treatment with buprenorphine. This can often take 6-12 months, but some individuals remain on this medication for years. Confidant providers work with each individual to ensure their treatment is meeting their needs.
How long does it take for buprenorphine to work?
The effect of buprenorphine on someone depends on how much they’ve been taking and how long they’ve been using it. It generally starts working within 24 hours, but it can take up to three weeks for someone to feel the full effects.
How often should you get a refill of your prescription for buprenorphine?
Our team is available 24/7 to answer any questions you have or to help you schedule an appointment.