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Buprenorphine

Basic Information

Summary

A semi-synthetic opioid analgesic also known as subutex. Often administered as Butrans patches, or in combination with Naloxone as Suboxone, a Heroin replacement therapy drug. Will cause withdrawals if you have an opioid tolerance and DON't wait long enough (typically around 48 hours) before taking this.

Opioid

Opioids are pain-killing depressants which may also cause euphoria.

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Habit-forming

These drugs pose a higher risk of causing habit forming behaviour, take particular care with the amount and frequency they are taken.

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Depressant

Depressants are drugs which reduce arousal and stimulation in the user, characterised by a depressing of mental and physical functions.

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Dose
Light:
Light1-2mg
Common3-6mg
Strong6-8mg
Heavy8mg+

NOTE: The ceiling dose for Buprenorphine is usually between 16mg and 32mg, anything above this will not produce any increase in effects.

Duration
All ROAs
Onset30-60 minutes
DurationLow hours
After-effects1-16 hours
Effects

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    BioavailabilityOral 22% | Sublingual 30% | Intramuscular 90-100%
    Aliasessuboxone
    subs
    subutex
    bupe
    Low_dose:8-12 hours | High_Dose: 24-72 hours
    EffectsEuphoria, Dry Mouth, Mood lift, Itchiness, Relaxant, Constipation, Pupil constriction, Analgesia.
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    Interactions

    Dangerous

    Caution

    Low risk & Increased Effects

    Low risk & No Synergy

    References & Notes

    General