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Butrans, Sublocade, Buvidal, Sixmo (buprenorphine) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Buprenorphine was first approved as Butrans on 2010-06-30. It is used to treat heroin dependence and pain in the USA. It has been approved in Europe to treat opioid-related disorders. The pharmaceutical is active against mu-type opioid receptor and kappa-type opioid receptor. Buprenorphine hcl's patents are valid until 2038-06-22 (FDA).
Trade Name Buvidal, Sixmo
Common Name Buprenorphine
Indication heroin dependence, opioid-related disorders, pain
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