Driving on Methadone or Buprenorphine (Suboxone): DUI?

Driving on Methadone or Buprenorphine (Suboxone): DUI?

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Posted in: Medication Assisted Recovery
Individuals who take methadone or buprenorphine-naloxone (Suboxone) for opioid addiction under a doctor’s supervision are sometimes arrested and charged with “driving under the influence” (DUI) merely because they take these medications. Is that legal?