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New Dosage Forms to Help You Take Your Medicine

The GoodRx Pharmacist - May 20, 2015

Medications these days are not only limited to traditional routes like taking a pill by mouth. A variety of new and improved dosage forms have been created with your best interests in mind.

If you have trouble remembering to take your medication, or for example, if you’re a diabetic who doesn’t like needles, one of the newer dosage forms just might be right for you!

What types of new dosage forms now exist?

  • Iontophoretic transdermal systems
  • Long-acting injections
  • Inhaled medications
  • Dissolvable tablets and films

Are there advantages to using these newer forms?

Yes—some of these new forms can help you resolve common issues like:

  • Problems swallowing medication.
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Bunavail: Newly Approved for Opioid Addiction

The GoodRx Pharmacist - June 23, 2014

Bunavail (buprenorphine/naloxone), recently approved by the FDA, is a medication used to help with opioid addiction, along with counseling and support.

Bunavail joins other medication treatment options like Suboxone already available to help with addiction. Your doctor will be able to help decide which option is right for you.

When will Bunavail be available?
Bunavail is expected to launch late in the third quarter of 2014, around October. See More

Dropped by Insurance: Will Your Suboxone Be Covered in 2014?

The GoodRx Pharmacist - December 20, 2013

Express Scripts and Caremark have removed certain medications from their formulary starting in January 2014. These companies handle prescription benefits for more than 200 million Americans, so your prescription coverage will likely be changing in the new year.

We’re reviewing which prescriptions will no longer be covered and the suggested alternatives to give you a better picture of your options. Caremark has made a change in their coverage of opioid dependence meds that may affect you:

Removed medication: Suboxone film   ||   Suggested Alternatives: buprenorphine/naloxone sublingual tablets

Caremark’s coverage of Suboxone film is being replaced by the sublingual tablet form, which is now only available as generic buprenorphine/naloxone—brand name Suboxone sublinguals have been discontinued. See More

Zubsolv: A New Tool in the Fight Against Opiate Addiction

Dr. Sharon Orrange - August 01, 2013

Methadone is no longer the mainstay of treatment for addiction from heroin and other opiates like Dilaudid, Oxycontin and fentanyl. The past couple years have brought newer medications, giving us more weapons in the war against opiate addiction.

Many of you have heard about Suboxone (buprenorphine/naloxone) for the treatment of opioid addiction (see my previous blog: http://www.goodrx.com/blog/2012/07/30/know-about-suboxone). See More

The Drug Everybody Wants to Know About: Suboxone

Dr. Sharon Orrange - July 30, 2012

There is a news story once a week about Suboxone. A pill to treat your addiction to pills? Is that madness? Is it different than methadone? There has been a lot of press about Suboxone, so here are the basic facts about this drug.

1. Suboxone is used in the United States for the treatment of opioid addiction. Examples of opioids you know are morphine, heroin, Dilaudid, Demerol and fentanyl.

2. Suboxone is a combination of buprenorphine (the opioid-like part) and naloxone (the anti-opioid part). See More

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