Compare Sublocade to Other Buprenorphine Forms for Opioid Dependence
New practice changes and dosage forms will give you more opportunities to prescribe buprenorphine for opioid use disorder.
Recent DEA rules allow NPs and PAs in some states to become certified buprenorphine prescribers with an "X" DEA number.
And new Sublocade (SUB-loh-kayd) will join Probuphine as another long-acting buprenorphine product. Sublocade is a once-monthly subcutaneous injection...Probuphine is an implant that lasts 6 months.