Opioid Medication Use

Project Title Opioid Medication Use
Date Posted
Sunday, November 9, 2014
Project ID

Modular program-based one-time assessment of Suboxone, Subutex, Buprenex, Butrans, Generic Oral Buprenorphine, Generic Injectable Buprenorphine, and Generic Powder Buprenorphine.  Results provide counts of incident users, dispensings, and total days supplied of each drug. The query was run against the Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD) for the time period of January 1, 2009 through December 31, 2010.  Modular programs are adaptable standardized programs. Results were generated using Modular Program 3, version 1.2; click here for more information.  Queries were distributed in October 13, 2011. This report includes data from 16 Data Partners.

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Medical Product
generic injectable buprenorphine
generic oral buprenorphine
generic powder buprenorphine
Population / Cohort
All individuals with pre-existing addiction or pain
Time Period
January 1, 2009 - December 31, 2010
Assessment Type
Exploratory Analyses
Study Type
Modular Program
Data Sources
Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD)
FDA Center
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