Suboxone is the proprietary, or brand name, which is generally more expensive than the generic alternative. For one film consisting of 8 mg of buprenorphine and 2 mg of naloxone, the price tag is roughly $10.00 for Suboxone and between $1.50 to 3.00 for the generic version. Fortunately, most insurance providers, including Medicaid in most states, cover the cost of this medication (generally the generic version).
Is Suboxone more effective than the generic version of the medication (buprenorphine-naloxone)?
Chemically Suboxone and the generic version are the exactly the same. While the taste might slightly differ the effects of the active ingredients are similar.
Suboxone and its generic versions can only be prescribed by a physician or other licensed prescriber. QuickMD can prescribe this medication online. To find the least expensive pharmacy near you and obtain a coupon click here.