This booklet was produced in partnership with NOMS and the North East Area Prison Service. It gives a full explanation of the effects of both Subutex and Suboxone. The leaflet contains information on: overdose and mixing drugs, effects, withdrawal and addiction, drug testing, dogs and the consequences of getting caught. The leaflet is illustrated throughout and features clear concise diagrams explaining the complex workings of partial opioid agonist-antagonist drugs.
Aims: To present the facts about illicit buprenorphine use in prison.
Audience: People in prison (aged 18+) with an interest in drugs.