Coverage of drugs for the treatment of opioid addiction

PharmaCare covers the following drugs as treatment for opioid addiction:

  • Methadose™ for maintenance
  • buprenorphine/naloxone (Suboxone® and generics)
  • Kadian® 24-hour slow release oral morphine (under certain conditions)

PharmaCare covers these medications under the income-based Fair PharmaCare plan. It also provides 100% coverage under PharmaCare Plan C (Income Assistance) and Plan G (Psychiatric Medications).