SUBOXONE Film is a prescription medicine that contains the active ingredients buprenorphine and naloxone. It is used to treat adults who are dependent on (addicted to) opioids (either prescription or illegal). SUBOXONE Film is indicated for treatment of opioid dependence and should be used as part of a complete treatment plan to include counseling and psychosocial support.
Treatment should be initiated under the direction of physicians qualified under the Drug Addiction Treatment Act. Treatment should begin under the supervision of a doctor. In appropriate patients, treatment may continue at home with follow-up visits to a doctor at reasonable intervals. SUBOXONE Film is intended for administration under the tongue or inside the cheek and is available in four dosage strengths.