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 Post subject: why not just a pill?
PostPosted: Mon Nov 21, 2011 3:20 pm 
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Im sure its been posteed before but y not just make a pill so it would be a hell of a lot easier and quicker and just swallow it. then also you know how much really is absorbed????hmm


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Because buprenorphine (the active ingredient in Suboxone/Subutex) doesn't really work when swallowed. It has much better bio-availability when taken sublingually.

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gotcha :)


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