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What Is Suboxone Detox?

Suboxone is an opioid medication that is used to treat people with opioid addictions. It is comprised of a combination of buprenorphine and naloxone. The chemical make-up of buprenorphine is very similar to opioids such as codeine, heroin, and morphine. The primary difference is that buprenorphine does not produce as much of a euphoric high, which makes it easier to stop taking. Naloxone is a drug that blocks the overall effects of opioids. Continue reading