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Suboxone.com Website Privacy Policy

  1. What this Privacy Policy Covers
  2. Personally Identifiable Information
    1. Future communications from us
    2. What do we tend to do with the Personal Information we collect
  3. Children's Privacy
  4. Linked Sites
  5. Personal Information Collected Automatically
  6. How your Information is Protected
  7. Who to Contact
  8. How you can update or change your Information
  9. Special Note to International Users
  10. Revisions to this Privacy Policy

1. What this Privacy Policy Covers

Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc. ("Reckitt Benckiser," "we," 'us," "our," etc.) respects the privacy of every individual ("You," or individually each a "User" and collectively "Users"") who visits and uses www.Suboxone.com and its associated products and services or responds to our interactive advertisements (the "Site"). This Privacy Policy outlines the information provided to us by you as a User of the site or that Reckitt Benckiser will collect and how we will use, and may, in some instances, share that information.

This Privacy Policy is part of and incorporated into the Terms of Use, found at www.Suboxone.com/privacy-policy which is a legally binding agreement between Reckitt Benckiser and you.

Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your choice is not to use our Site. BY ACCESSING, BROWSING, OR USING THE SITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE RECEIVED, READ, UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE FOLLOWING PRIVACY POLICY, AND ANY UPDATES TO IT.

YOU FURTHERMORE ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT RECKITT BENCKISER IS NOT A MEDICAL PRACTICE AND DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE.

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When we use these capitalized terms, they have the following definitions:

"Disclose" (and variations such as "Disclosure") means any and all of the following: using, accessing (or barring access), processing, fulfilling, disclosing, receiving, displaying, sharing, making available, transferring, storing, selling, leasing, licensing, retaining, deleting or destroying, combining, investigating, verifying, proving, enforcing and otherwise dealing with, voluntarily or involuntarily, Personal Information.

"Personal information," "personal information" or "PI" means information that we are required by law to protect and that: (a) personally identifies you, or (b) to the extent required by law, reasonably can be used specifically to identify you or your computing device.

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2. Personally Identifiable Information

Reckitt Benckiser will not collect any personally identifiable information about you unless you provide it to us voluntarily. For example, and not by limitation, we may collect personally identifiable information when you make a purchase, participate in a contest or sweepstakes promotion; fill out a questionnaire; sign up for a survey or otherwise interact with us. In addition to providing you with the service or information you request on our site, your PI may also be used to help us track the way you use our site and our products.

It is not possible for us to list every lawful use that we might make of Personal Information, so the Disclosures described above are general, non-exclusive, illustrations. Subject to applicable law, all rights to make all lawful uses of PI worldwide are reserved.

a. Future communications from us

When you provide Personal Information to us, we may ask if you want to receive future communication from us, such as newsletters, email or other information. You can choose not to receive this communication, if you wish, and you may opt-out by clicking on the link on the bottom of an email you received or by clicking here.

b. What do we tend to do with the Personal Information we collect

We may combine the information you provide with information that we collect separately, including information you have provided to other organizations as well as public information. All of this will help us, for instance, better design our products, web sites and advertisements. In order to do this, we may also share your information with companies who carry out work for us. Information may be shared with service providers who provide services for or administer activities on behalf of Reckitt Benckiser (such as, but not limited to, authorization of credit card and check transactions, sweepstakes, promotions and contests). Information you submit to one or more of the Reckitt Benckiser brands may be shared with another of the Reckitt Benckiser brands. Your Personal Information may also be shared with service providers who warehouse product, perform order fulfillment or provide hosting services. These companies have agreed to only use your information in the way we tell them and to have procedures in place to protect the information.

In the event a division or Reckitt Benckiser, or its assets, is bought or sold, personally identifiable information may be included among the transferred business assets.

Reckitt Benckiser may disclose specific personally identifiable information if it determines that such disclosure is necessary to comply with the law or to protect the safety of the public. This includes exchanging personally identifiable information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

If we intend to share your information with an unaffiliated company, other than as set out above, we will contact you first and give you the opportunity to remove your information from our database.

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3. Children's Privacy

This site is not intended to be used by anyone under the age of 18 and we do not want to collect information from anyone under 18. If a child's parent or a guardian believes their child may have provided PI to us, write us at Our Legal Notices Address and we will use commercially reasonable efforts to delete that PI, subject to applicable law and this Privacy Policy.

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4. Linked Sites

The Reckitt Benckiser web site(s) may contain links to other sites. The privacy policies at these other sites may be different from this one. You should refer to the privacy policy of any site linked to or framed within a Reckitt Benckiser site, or when you are leaving a Reckitt Benckiser site or site(s) for information and the privacy policy pertaining to that site. You agree, however, that if they provide PI back to us, we may apply this Privacy Policy to what we receive.

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5. Personal Information Collected Automatically

Below are examples of types of PI we tend to collect from other sources or, automatically, from you. Although we use the term "Personal Information," in fact, some of the information might not be PI and our use of the term does not make it PI. Examples of this type of information include the type of Internet Browser you are using, the type of computer operating system you are using, and the domain name of the site from which you linked to our site or advertisement. We use this information for the purposes of better understanding our customer's interests and to help improve our business and sites. When you view one of our sites or advertisements, we may store some information on your computer. For example, this information may be in the form of a "Cookie" or similar file that will allow us to tailor a site or advertisement to better match your interests and preferences. With most Internet Browsers, you can erase Cookies from your computer hard drive, block all Cookies, or receive a warning before a Cookie is stored. Please refer to your Browser instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions. Please note that removing or blocking Cookies may interfere with your full use of our site. You may need to download applications and readjust your security settings to access some or all of the information on one or more of the Reckitt Benckiser site(s).

Much data collected by website Cookies and other tracking technologies is not PI. Some might be "aggregate" data like demographic data or data that might start out as PI but is then “de-identified” in an attempt to avoid identifying you ("Aggregate Data"). We reserve the right to collect and Disclose Aggregate Data and to create it from PI. Nothing in this Privacy Policy waives our rights, including but not limited to U.S. constitutional First Amendment rights, to make all lawful uses of Aggregate Data.

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6. How your Information is Protected

Reckitt Benckiser uses industry standard security techniques to help protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information collected from you at a Reckitt Benckiser site. When you transmit personally identifiable information, that information is stored on servers that Reckitt Benckiser has attempted to secure from unauthorized access or intrusion. Of course, the Reckitt Benckiser sites cannot be and are not responsible for unauthorized access to information by hackers who have obtained such access through illegal measures.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of the personal information you transmit to our Site; any transmission is at your own risk.

While we cannot guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration to data will not occur, once we have received your information, we will make reasonable efforts to prevent such occurrences.

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7. Who to Contact

If you have submitted personally identifiable information through a Reckitt Benckiser site or interactive advertisement, and would like that information modified, changed or deleted from our records, please click here to provide us with the email address.

If you think we are in default under this Privacy Policy, you may contact us at Our Legal Notices Address:

Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc.
10710 Midlothian Turnpike
Richmond, VA 23235
Attn: Legal Department

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8. How you can update or change your Information

If at any time you want to update or change your information, you may contact us by sending an email by clicking here. If have received an email and you would like to opt-out of receiving future emails, please click on the opt-out link at the bottom of that email. If you would like to be removed from our database and you have not received an email, please click here to opt-out.

If you do not want your PI collected, please do not submit it to us. If you have already submitted this information and would like for us to remove it from our records, please click here to provide us with the email address. Please note that we do not maintain all PI in a form that can be accessed or updated by you and some PI may not be changed (e.g., payment records). Accordingly and subject to applicable law, we will determine what may be accessed and how; we may also keep a record of changes (including deletions) and Disclose them for lawful purposes.

We keep PI for as long as we think is necessary or advisable and reserve the right to retain it to the full extent not prohibited by law (e.g., for the length of a statutes of limitations). We may discard PI in our discretion, so you should retain your own records. Often it is not feasible or advisable actually to discard PI (such as commingled PI), so we reserve the right to retain and treat it as inactive or discarded (such as removing traditional "pointers" to it).

You may make a request for us to update eligible PI by writing to use at our Legal Notice Address. If applicable law requires us to accept requests by other means, use our address to obtain information about the other means. We will honor requests if required by law or if we determine in our sole discretion to do so. We may comply with qualified requests by supplying a copy or access to the relevant PI within a reasonable time, but no less time than is needed by us or others for processing or altering databases in the ordinary course of business. If we have a duty to require third parties to delete or cease using PI, we may satisfy it by sending them notice to do so without further action (except as expressly required by law).

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9. Special Note to International Users

The Site is hosted in the United States of America. If you are a User that is a resident of another country, or are accessing the Site from outside of the United States of America, please note that you are transferring your data to the United States of America which does not have the same data protection laws as the European Union and other regions, and by providing your data you explicitly consent to (i) the use of your data for the uses identified above in accordance with the Privacy Policy and (ii) the transfer of your data, including personally identifiable information, to the United States of America as indicated above.

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10. Revisions to this Privacy Policy

We may modify this Privacy Policy and you should therefore periodically visit this page to be sure that you have read and agree with our most current Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy was last revised on October 9th, 2013 and is effective as of that date.

Copyright ©2005-2013 Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc. All rights reserved.

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Please see full Product Information and Medication Guide for SUBOXONE Film

Indication

SUBOXONE® (buprenorphine and naloxone) Sublingual Film (CIII) is a prescription medicine used for maintenance treatment of opioid dependence as part of a complete treatment plan to include counseling and behavioral therapy.

Important Safety Information

Do not take SUBOXONE® (buprenorphine and naloxone) Sublingual Film (CIII) if you are allergic to buprenorphine or naloxone as serious negative effects, including anaphylactic shock, have been reported.

SUBOXONE Sublingual Film can be abused in a manner similar to other opioids, legal or illicit.

SUBOXONE Sublingual Film contains buprenorphine, an opioid that can cause physical dependence with chronic use. Physical dependence is not the same as addiction. Your doctor can tell you more about the difference between physical dependence and drug addiction. Do not stop taking SUBOXONE Sublingual Film suddenly without talking to your doctor. You could become sick with uncomfortable withdrawal symptoms because your body has become used to this medicine.

SUBOXONE Sublingual Film can cause serious life-threatening breathing problems, overdose and death, particularly when taken by the intravenous (IV) route in combination with benzodiazepines or other medications that act on the nervous system (ie, sedatives, tranquilizers, or alcohol). It is extremely dangerous to take nonprescribed benzodiazepines or other medications that act on the nervous system while taking SUBOXONE Sublingual Film.

You should not drink alcohol while taking SUBOXONE, as this can lead to loss of consciousness or even death.

Death has been reported in those who are not opioid dependent.

Your doctor may monitor liver function before and during treatment.

Keep SUBOXONE Sublingual Film out of the sight and reach of children. Accidental or deliberate ingestion of SUBOXONE Sublingual Film by a child can cause severe breathing problems and death.

Do not take SUBOXONE Sublingual Film before the effects of other opioids (eg, heroin, hydrocodone, methadone, morphine, oxycodone) have subsided as you may experience withdrawal symptoms.

Injecting SUBOXONE may cause serious withdrawal symptoms such as pain, cramps, vomiting, diarrhea, anxiety, sleep problems, and cravings.

Before taking SUBOXONE, tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. If you become pregnant while taking SUBOXONE, alert your doctor immediately as there may be significant risks to you and your baby; your baby may have symptoms of withdrawal at birth. If you are pregnant or become pregnant while taking SUBOXONE, you should report it using the contact information provided below.*

Before taking SUBOXONE, talk to your doctor if you are breast-feeding or plan to breast-feed. SUBOXONE can pass into your milk and may harm the baby. Talk to your doctor about the best way to feed your baby if you take SUBOXONE. Breast-feeding is not recommended while taking SUBOXONE.

Do not drive, operate heavy machinery, or perform any other dangerous activities until you know how SUBOXONE affects you. Buprenorphine in SUBOXONE can cause drowsiness and slow reaction times during dose-adjustment periods.

Common side effects of SUBOXONE Sublingual Film include nausea, vomiting, drug withdrawal syndrome, headache, sweating, numb mouth, constipation, painful tongue, redness of the mouth, intoxication (feeling lightheaded or drunk), disturbance in attention, irregular heartbeat, decrease in sleep, blurred vision, back pain, fainting, dizziness, and sleepiness.

This is not a complete list of potential adverse events associated with SUBOXONE Sublingual Film. Please see full Product Information for a complete list.

*To report negative side effects associated with taking SUBOXONE Sublingual Film, please call 1-877-782-6966. You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Please see full US Product Information and Medication Guide for SUBOXONE Sublingual Film.

For more information about SUBOXONE® (buprenorphine and naloxone) Sublingual Tablets (CIII), please see full US Product Information and Medication Guide.