Sublocade Injection (buprenorphine)
Sublocade is a brand-name prescription medication. It’s approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat opioid use disorder in certain adults. An opioid is a type of drug. Examples include prescription pain medications such as oxycodone and illegal drugs such as heroin. Opioid use disorder is also known as opioid dependence. For details about this condition and how the drug treats it, see the “Sublocade: Uses” section below. The following table provides key facts about Sublocade.