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Suboxone

Active Ingredient(s): Buprenorphine
FDA Approved: October 8, 2002
Pharm Company: RECKITT BENCKISER
Category: Opioid Dependence

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Suboxone Overview

Buprenorphine is a semi-synthetic, mixed agonist–antagonist opioid receptor modulator that is used to treat opioid addiction in higher dosages, to control moderate acute pain in non-opioid-tolerant individuals in lower dosages and to control moderate chronic pain in even smaller doses.[3] It is available in a variety of formulations: Subutex, Suboxone, Zubsolv (buprenorphine HCl and/or naloxone HCl; typically used for opioid addiction), Temgesic (sublingual tablets for moderate to sever...

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Suboxone Doctors In Indiana Who Accept Medicaid
need a doctor who prescibs suboxins i am on medicaid ## While I'm not aware of which doctors accept medicaid, I can provide you with links to help you locate specific pain management doctors within your local area. You'd inevitably have to ask the receptionist though if the doctor accepts medicaid or any other type of insurance that you might have. All you have to do is input your city or zip code for narrowed results: {link removed because site no longer exists} You can give this other page a try too if you come up with different results for some reason or another: wellness.com/find/pain%20management%20specialist I hope this helps! ## im 26 and dying from my drug addiction but only have indiana medicade and need help bad ## yes bad ## Hello, Are you still in need of information...
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suboxone need advice
I have been taking Suboxone for 8 months. gone off a few times, bad decision. was off suboxone recently for a week taking non prescribed methadone. went through hell. getting back on am back up to 12 to 16 mg day. take 8 to 12 in mornings then 4mg at night. also take Clonipin am. tapering those now. have horrible depression paranoia anxiety. going through watching husband have affair many and treats me horribly. not many friends. hard just to make myself shower or do dishes. have arm pain. what to do. I feel like I am in withdrawal sweating all the rest. can't I just stop taking it on about 16 mg plus 2 mg of clonipin not prescribed. I think I am just going crazy. plz help. is the clonipin wearing off the suboxone ? I want to stop taking. Dr says 2 mg a week bring down and stop the ...
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suboxone 8mg/2mg and roxy 30's
I am currently taking 8 to 10 roxy 30's a day. I have suboxones 8mg/2mg to help get clean+ off of these. I know the suboxones are the best pill made to help with the withdraws*but im wondering if for the 1st 3=5 days when im having trouble sleeping and feeling clamy if i should take like half of a roxy 30{which i have done in the past}which helps me to sleep and take away the clamy feeling or any other suggestions that u may have*thanx to anyone answering this for me ## Taking the Oxycodone pills with the Suboxone will do you no good, it contains a substance that neutralizes opiates to prevent their abuse during treatment, that is why it throws you into withdrawals. Suboxone should really not be used without a doctor's supervision, as the dosage and usage is carefully monitored ...
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suboxone medicaid in south florida
Well i am an addict and have been on subutex and suboxone for about 4 months but i get them through a friend. I just found out im 2 1/2 months pregnant. This is my 2nd child and with the first i was on drugs and got on subutex but it was through a detox center. Does anyone know a subutex doctor that takes insurence in south florida? ## Hello, Tara! How are you? Congratulations! The best thing to do would be to see an OB Gyn and have them refer you to someone that is familiar with treating pregnant women, that way you can ensure the best possible outcome for you and your baby. This is a narcotic analgesic, so it has the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. Can anyone recommend a good doctor in that ar...
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suboxone how long before it helps with pain
if you are given an increase in suboxone how long before it helps with pain ## Hello, David! How are you? It is a narcotic, so it should start to have some effect within 15 to 20 minutes of taking it. This is a narcotic analgesic, so it has the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. However, some people have reported it that it really didn't help their pain, so if it does nothing to alleviate yours, you may need to try a different medication. Has it helped, at all?
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How Long Does It Take For 4mg Of Suboxone To Be Out Your System
How Long does it take for 4mg of suboxone to be completely out of your system? ## Hi Steve, Based on my research, if you took just one, then it should be out of your system within about 48 to 72 hours. If you have been taking it regularly, it could take longer. My suggestion is to drink lots of fluids and eat plenty of fruits and vegetables to help flush it out of your system faster. Are you hoping to get Suboxone out of your system by any specific time? ## i took 2 mg sub film monday and 2 mg film on tuesday. how likely will it be out of my system by thursday? thanks. ## you guys are fabulous! thanks muchly for the help! ## Took about 4mg strip on monday. Out of my meds - Hurting. Have't taken subs in awhile. Would it be out of my system by Thursday? ## Just took 1 mg of suboxone. ...
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Been on subs 3 yrs, they seem not to wrk anymore. Haven't has 1 in 5 days and I have surgery this mornin
I've been on suboxone 2/8 mg f2 a day. I haven't taken a suboxone in 6 days. Souls I be able to feel it? I'm havin surgery this mornin and their givin me nor I n a Demerol shot. Is that gunna work sine I hvnt had a sub in 6 days? N also after bien on subs for so long I don't feel them at all anymore, I usually dnt take them for a wk n them start takin them again the nxt wk.a lot of ppl hve this problem wen I take my subs for awhile it's almost as if the subs are makin me withdraw.. Help plz ## Hello! How are you feeling? Actually, it is completely normal to stop feeling those effects, after your body gets used to the medication. Addition usually happens, because people like those feelings, but they always wear off after awhile, so they have to keep taking more and mo...
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DR IN HAZARD KY
I go to the suboxone dr and i have been taking xanax for 20+ yrs i very bad panic attack my dr said i have to go off of them and my heart races very fast and i dont think i can come off i have try kolonopin and they worked ok but i need a dr who will write t hem in or around Hazard ky i really need help thank you
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Suboxone and still sick
I've come off methadone and on suboxone but after several days I'm still sick. When will this stop so I'll feel better. I have a family and I'm not doing my usual jobs to keep my home working like I want it to.
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Can I be fired from my job because I am prescribed suboxone?
I am just curious because once my current employer found out that I was prescribed to suboxone the head manager is telling me that in order to keep my job I must attend NA meetings. I am pretty sure this violates some major laws. I am aware of HIPAA but am curious as to how it works, and what I need to do to take a stand on this issue. If anyone has any information about this issue I appreciate it. ## hello, just happened to come upon your post and looks as though nobody has replied? idk im not too up on the comments thing. anyway, if you have a job in a corporate setting, or somewhere where they have a PR, i would def take advantage of your rights of an employee and start there. otherwise fired!??? ridiculous! let em fire you! then sue the s**t out of em and take that head manager posi...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Buprenorphine
  • Film: 12mg + 3mg, 2 mg + 0.5 mg, 2mg + 0.5mg, 4mg + 1mg, 8 mg + 2 mg, 8mg + 2mg
  • Film, Extended Release: 10mcg/hr, 15mcg/hr, 20mcg/hr, 5mcg/hr, 7.5mcg/hr
  • Injection: 0.3mg, 0.3mg/ml
  • Tablet: 2mg, 2mg + 0.5mg, 8mg, 8mg + 2mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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