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Information on how AAA members can save money prescriptions at participating pharmacies.
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Find the links to each buprenorphine formulation's medication guide here
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FDA
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BupPractice.com Information About Getting Your Waiver

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This page provides answers to FAQs about submitting the waiver.
Submit Your Waiver Online!

You must submit this form if you plan on prescribing buprenorphine.

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PCSS-MAT provides ongoing mentoring programs aimed at improving providers confidence in treating opioid use disorder. The PCSS-MAT program is designed to assist providers in incorporating the use of medications for prescription opioid addicted patients in their practices. The mentoring program is available, at no cost to providers. PCSS-MAT mentors are a national network of trained providers with expertise in medication-assisted treatment and skilled in clinical education. Mentors provide support by telephone, email, or in person if logistically possible. (From the website.)
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SAMHSA
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Patient Handout: Buprenorphine or Naloxone Combination-What Does It Mean for You?

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This patient handout explains buprenorphine, its makeup, and how it works to treat withdrawal.

Buprenorphine/Naloxone Combination Film or Tablets -- What do They Mean for You?


Your physician has prescribed buprenorphine/naloxone combination tablets (generic or Zubsolv®*) or film (Suboxone®) for you. There are a few things you should know before you begin taking it.


What is buprenorphine?
Buprenorphine is a type of drug called an opioid, similar to heroin, methadone or Oxycontin®. Taking buprenorphine will prevent you from going into withdrawal and should stop you from craving other opioids.

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La buprenorfina sublingual, y la buprenorfina y naloxona. This patient education resource addresses common questions about buprenorphine treatment for opioid dependence.
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Medline Plus
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This web page provides educational materials on buprenorphine treatment including information on different stages of treatment, patient stories, educational essays, and a glossary.
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The National Alliance of Advocates for Buprenorphine Treatment (NAABT)
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