Subutex and Pregnancy and Side Effects
Subutex is a brand name, prescription drug that’s used as a way to help people addicted to and dependent on opioids as they go through detox. The active ingredient in Subutex is called buprenorphine.
There are benefits to the use of medications like Subutex, but what about if you’re pregnant and you are on it, or you want to stop using opioids with the use of a medication like this? What should you know about Subutex and pregnancy and side effects?
The following provides an overview of what Subutex is, and what to know about its use during pregnancy as well as breastfeeding.
Have more questions about Subutex abuse?Read the most frequently asked questions
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