Contraindications

Buprenorphine has an excellent safety profile but there are some important contraindications. Buprenorphine is not indicated for:

  • Patients under age 16
  • Pregnant women
Related Resources: 
Description: 
Four-page document discussing treatment of pregnant patients with buprenorphine.
Source: 
Physician Clinical Support System (PCSS)
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