Opioid agonist/antagonists are used to treat opioid dependence and pain. They work by reducing the affects of withdrawal symptoms and affecting pain sensors.

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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Opioid Agonist/Antagonists

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Suboxone Film
452
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Buprenorphine/naloxone (Suboxone Film) is an expensive drug used to treat certain types of drug dependence. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. A generic form of Suboxone Film may become available in 2030. It is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
buprenorphine / naloxone
73
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BUPRENORPHINE; NALOXONE is used to treat certain types of drug dependence.
Buprenex
(buprenorphine)
120
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BUPRENORPHINE is a pain reliever. It is used to treat moderate to severe pain.
Butrans
322
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Buprenorphine (Butrans) is an expensive drug used to treat moderate to severe pain. This drug is slightly less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Butrans. It is covered by some Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Zubsolv
452
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BUPRENORPHINE; NALOXONE is used to treat certain types of drug dependence.
Viberzi
970
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ELUXADOLINE is an intestinal disorder drug. It is used to treat irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea.
butorphanol
36
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BUTORPHANOL is a pain reliever. It is used to treat moderate to severe pain. It is also used to prevent pain before surgery and during child birth.
pentazocine / naloxone
133
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PENTAZOCINE is a pain reliever. It is used to treat moderate to severe pain. It also contains naloxone, which is used to prevent the misuse of this medicine.
Belbuca
410
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BUPRENORPHINE is a pain reliever. It is used to treat moderate to severe pain.
Bunavail
111
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BUPRENORPHINE; NALOXONE is used to treat certain types of drug dependence.
Embeda
365
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MORPHINE; NALTREXONE is a pain reliever. It is used to treat moderate to severe pain that lasts for more than a few days.
Troxyca ER
N/A N/A See Prices
Targiniq ER
N/A N/A See Prices

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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