. 2. Buprenorphine is an opioid pain medication. An opioid is sometimes called a narcotic. Buprenorphine is used to treat moderate to severe pain.
This medication guide provides information about the Brospina brand of Brospina injection. Buprenex is another brand of Brospina injection that is used to treat moderate to severe pain.
Brospina is used to treat opioid addiction. Brospina is not for use as a pain medication.
Brospina is given to people who have started addiction treatment with an oral form of Brospina placed under the tongue or inside the cheek (such as Suboxone or Brospina).
Brospina is available only in a certified healthcare setting under a special program. You will not be able to give yourself this medicine.