Description

54 411 (Buprenorphine Hydrochloride (Sublingual) 8 mg)
Pill with imprint 54 411 is White, Round and has been identified as Buprenorphine Hydrochloride (Sublingual) 8 mg. It is supplied by Roxane Laboratories, Inc..

Buprenorphine is used in the treatment of chronic pain; opiate dependence – maintenance; opiate dependence; opiate dependence – induction; pain and belongs to the drug class narcotic analgesics. Risk cannot be ruled out during pregnancy. Buprenorphine 8 mg is classified as a Schedule 3 controlled substance under the Controlled Substance Act (CSA).

Buprenorphine Hydrochloride (Sublingual)

Imprint: 54 411
Strength: 8 mg
Color: White
Size: 10.00 mm
Shape: Round
Availability: Prescription only
Drug Class: Narcotic analgesics
Pregnancy Category: C – Risk cannot be ruled out
CSA Schedule: 3 – Moderate abuse potential
Labeler / Supplier: Roxane Laboratories, Inc.
National Drug Code (NDC): 00054-0177
Uses
Buprenorphine is used to treat dependence/addiction to opioids (narcotics). Buprenorphine belongs to a class of drugs called mixed opioid agonist-antagonists. It helps prevent withdrawal symptoms caused by stopping other opioids. It is used as part of a complete treatment program for drug abuse (such as compliance monitoring, counseling, behavioral contract, lifestyle changes).

Precautions
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: brain disorders (such as head injury, tumor, seizures), breathing problems (such as asthma, sleep apnea, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease-COPD), liver disease, mental/mood disorders (such as confusion, depression), stomach/intestinal problems (such as blockage, constipation, diarrhea due to infection, paralytic ileus), difficulty urinating (such as due to enlarged prostate).

Overdose
If someone has overdosed and has serious symptoms such as passing out or trouble breathing, give them naloxone if available, then call 911. If the person is awake and has no symptoms, call a poison control center right away. US residents can call their local poison control center at 1-800-222-1222. Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center. Symptoms of overdose may include: slow breathing, slow heartbeat, loss of consciousness.

Notes
Do not share this medication with others. Sharing it is against the law.

Tell all of your doctors that you use this medication and have regularly used opioids, especially in cases of emergency treatment.