how long does suboxone stay in your blood after taking?
Suboxone contains buprenorphine and naloxone.
Buprenorphine has a mean elimination half-life from plasma of 37 h.
Naloxone has a mean elimination half-life from plasma of 1.1 h.
It takes 5.5 x elimination half life's for a drug to be out of your system. If we took the longest half life i.e. of buprenorphine, the medicine would be out of your system in about 203.5 hours i.e. about 8.5 days (5.5 x 37 hours).
So it would be in your system for about 8.5 days.
But a mass balance study of buprenorphine showed complete recovery of radiolabel in urine (30%) and feces (69%) collected up to 11 days after dosing.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 15 Jun 2010 • 1 answer
Posted 31 Jan 2011 • 2 answers
I am interested in finding out how long that suboxone takes to leave your body, urine or blood? Ty!?
Posted 11 Sep 2011 • 1 answer
Posted 3 Oct 2011 • 10 answers
Posted 19 Dec 2011 • 2 answers