Snorting Subutex While Pregnant

10 Replies Updated

Conversation Starter

curious friend Says:
My best friend is pregnant and snorts her prescibtion so i was just wondering what the effects on the fetus were taking subutex as directed, dissolving it under your tongue vs snorting it.

Showing Replies 1 - 10 of 10 RSS Feed

Page of 1     Sorted By:

ashley Says:
via mobile
What ever happened I'm curious because I know someone in the same boat

Post a Reply   Share page   Report post

Was this helpful?  0 0  
emjay Says:
I had my second child this past may, and Ive been on 12 to 16mg subutex per day for the last 6 years. both of my children are fine, I even breastfed them on the meds. its NOT recommended to stop taking subutex when pregnant because of the stress it would put on both mother and baby, as well as the risk of relapse on harder drugs. they need to tell their doctors they're on it, because if they don't and it shows up on the babys first urine screen [ for drugs ] they will get CPS involved.

Post a Reply   Share page   Report post

Was this helpful?  2 0  
Kimmie Says:
via mobile
I don't know much on this except that the bioavailability is higher while snorting. When you take it under tongue I believe you get about half the actual dose compared to maybe about 70% the other way.

Post a Reply   Share page   Report post

Was this helpful?  0 1  
Jd Says:
I would like to know if snorting makes it harmful in anyway to the fetus as well. Snorting or orally, does it make a difference other than the fact that it reaches your bloodstream faster and you get a slightly higher percentage of it.

Post a Reply   Share page   Report post

Was this helpful?  0 0  
Tido Says:
via mobile
I am very disappointed. Primarily in regard with the majority of misinformation that so many have posted in response to those out there that have important questions, concerns, and need guidance. Specifically in relation to both use of buprenorphine ie SUBOXONE, SUBUTEX, Bupronex as well as use of these prescription medications during pregnancy. If you have questions feel free to ask me. I have over 19 yrs experience with opioid dependency and the first thing you should know is that it is circumstantial to each and every person. I'm ashamed of all the Black and white replies as though there is no grey. Therefore, if you have a question see a medical Doctor. I'm here if you want opinions from experience or need guidance on how to approach your concerns. Note this is not medical advice nor should it be interpreted as such.

Post a Reply   Share page   Report post

Was this helpful?  1 0  
scaredanddumb86 Says:
via mobile
Tido, I'm hoping you can help me with a subutex question please.

Post a Reply   Share page   Report post

Was this helpful?  0 0  
junior Says:
via mobile
Can u help me with a question Tido?

Post a Reply   Share page   Report post

Was this helpful?  0 0  
Eliza Jane Says:
I know that this post was a long time ago, but did your babies have to stay in the NICU? My first daughter was born almost 2 years ago, and they found no trace of subutex in her system, yet they kept her in the NICU for a week, "monitoring" her. I'm due with #2 in 3 weeks, and even though my prescription clearly says "for pain" not for opioid dependence, they still treat me like an addict in the hospital. I switched to subs while I was pregnant from pain meds, because I have a chronic pain condition, and will be staying on them for a bit to see if it controls the pain after pregnancy. I'm just hoping not to have a NICU stay in my baby's first week! Thanks!

Post a Reply   Share page   Report post

Was this helpful?  0 0  
tha truth Says:
via mobile
Yea not the best activity for fetus development but surely you're friend knows this or you will inform her & it will stop God willing...good luck
Ps they're better dissolved they are designed for sublingual use PERIOD

Post a Reply   Share page   Report post

Was this helpful?  0 0  
leanne Says:
via mobile

Post a Reply   Share page   Report post

Was this helpful?  0 0  

Possibly Related Threads:

Tapering off Subutex while pregnant My wife is pregnant and I just found out she has been taking Subutex without a prescription for several months. To make ... 52 replies
subutex pregnant i have been on subutek for 6 months now and just found out i am 6 weeks pregnant and im scared on what to do am i to try... 2 replies
pregnant on subutex Im 37 weeks pregnant ive been on subutex since i was 5 weeks pregnant i take 16mg a day anyone have any info on how baby... 3 replies
pregnant prescribed subutex and xanex I'm 24 weeks pregnant and have been seeing a sub dr for 5 weeks. I'm prescribed subutex and xanex. Here's th... 2 replies
13 Weeks Pregnant taking Subutex I have been taking subutex for about 7months now , before that I took suboxone for 2 yrs . I like the subutex a lot bett... 8 replies
I'm pregnant and only take 1mg of subutex a day I'm pregnant and only take 1 mg a day of subutex for a year. I want to stop. its been 3 days and I can't sleep! ... 3 replies
8 months pregnant & withdrawing from Subutex 8mg To make this short, I am currently 8 months pregnant and taking between 8-12 mg of subutex daily. However I can't ge... 9 replies
Are they taking subutex off market unless u are a pregnant F Someone told me that as of July 1,2015 if u were being prescribed subutex that unless u were pregnant u would have to be... 22 replies
prescribing subutex doc near myrte beach sc, im 14 wks pregnant Hi,my name is Erica &I'm 14 wks pregnant. I've been here in myrtle beach sc for 2 days now & I'm exp... 3 replies
side effects of shooting and snorting subutex My husband has an addiction to pain pills and i recently found out he snorts & shoots up subutex..... can you please... 2 replies

Post a Reply

No registration is needed.
Simply fill out the form below.

Please be detailed.

You may use your first name, or for more privacy, make up a nickname.

Optional. Always hidden. This allows us to notify you when a reply is posted here.

- Health News Headlines + Free RX Savings Card

4) Word Verification: *
Prevents SPAM.

Click here to show the question

This form will be submitted securely
I'm on a public or shared computer

Discussion Thread Guidelines: Any participation in the discussion threads signifies your agreement with the Terms of Use. (1) Act civilized and be respectful towards others. No profanity, vulgarity or lewd / suggestive content is allowed. (2) Posts encouraging, facilitating, or seeking advice about the abuse of medications or other substances are prohibited. (3) Personal contact information (such as telephone numbers, email addresses, etc) is not allowed to appear on our discussion threads. (4) We do not allow our forums to be used for buying, selling, trading, or for the promotion of a product or service. (5) Posting external links to other web sites is not allowed without our prior approval. (6) We reserve the right to edit or remove content which we find objectionable to the community at our sole discretion.