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Suboxone

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



Suboxone Overview

Buprenorphine is an opioid, a semi-synthetic derivative of thebaine. It is a 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...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suboxone

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How Long Do I Have To Wait Take Suboxone after taking 10mg oxycodone
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How Long Do I Have To Wait Take Suboxone after taking 10mg oxycodone so i dont go into precipitated withdrawals? ## You have to be in full withdrawal from all other opiates, before you can safely take Suboxone. Learn more Suboxone details here. The precise time that happens can vary from person to person, depending on their own body, how much of the given drug(s) they were taking and other factors. It's a very fine line, because taking it too soon can throw you into withdrawals, but you have to be full in them, before it's safe. Are there any other questions or comments? ## how long does it take oxycodone to be metabolized by the body after taking 10 mgs one time. ## I'm taking suboxone can I take a 15 mg of morphine I took it befor the sub and only asking because I still ne...
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How to get off Suboxone successfully - Step by step
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If you are struggling with getting off Suboxone successfully, you may want to take the time to read this. I have read a ton of hype about Suboxone being impossible to get off. How the withdrawal symptoms carry on for days, even months. Below, I would like to encourage you and let you know that it can be done. I AM LIVING PROOF YOU CAN ACCOMPLISH THIS FEAT!!! I have been free of Suboxone and all other drugs and alcohol for 3 months and I have never felt better in my life!!! THE WAY THAT SUCCESS HAPPENED FOR ME AND CAN HAPPEN FOR YOU: For months I read Suboxone blog sites in the effort to gather some element of hope that would encourage me to make the “jump” to get off my final 1/8 tab (1mg) of Suboxone. At the point I started reading these blog sites, I had come down from 2.5...
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new orleans suboxone doctors
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Hi I am looking for a suboxone doctor in the N.O. area that will prescribe both sub and an anxiety medication. I know most doctors don't like writing both. If anybody knows of any please let me know. Thanks! ## Brittany, I know a DR in Slidell that will give something for anxiety/sleep with the Suboxone. How can I give you my email or what ever way you want to converse. ## I need help with suboxone that takes medicaid ## If you have Louisiana Medicaid, it will pay for the dr and suboxone .But, there are Maximum Daily Limits of suboxone that Medicaid will pay for. ## yes can you please send me the doctors name that you were talking about that takes med for subs. THANK YOU SO MUCH. I stay in baton rouge and cant find any around here that will. ## I would really like to know about that...
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How long does it take for the withdrawal's to go away after taking Suboxone
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Hi, I was put on the 8 mg. strips at 3 per day in Oct. 2012..I used 3 per day for a couple of month's.. I quickly tapered down to 1&1/2 of the strip's per day..I got so tired of being on it so I began to stock pile it to withdraw on it at home.. I got down to 1-2 mg.s per day for about the past month and began yesterday (Monday) withdrawing..It's now Tuesday (July 9,2013) and still feel like I did yesterday.. No vomiting nor the big "D" but sweating, lethargic, chilling, feel achy, etc.. How long will it take for the withdrawal's to completely go away..PLEASE answer ASAP & THANKS....Oh, don't scare me about it because I'm all ready an emotional wreck.. ## Hi, Shay! A day or two really isn't enough for your body to process it out and get back t...
Updated 14 hours ago.
 
ice cube looking yellowish suboxone
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I cnt figure out what mg these are so i was gonna see if some of u guys could help me.
Updated 19 hours ago.
 
halflife question
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I have been taking subs for 4 yrs off the street.now i am in a program to eventually get my own prescription. The catch is i have to have all bup.out of my system b4 doc will write script..here's my question: if subs have a 36 hr half life snd ive been on them everyday for 4 yrs how is it even possible to b out of my system in a few days? Does it build up over time? Or is it legit 36 hrs after last dose? ? PLEASE HELP IF YOU CAN ## It will take about 3-5 days to get outta your piss. Depending on how much you were taking a day ## I was taking 8 mg for a long time..since i knew i had to get it completely out i have gone down to 2/4 mg a day for the last 2wks or so..im on day 2 of nothing n feel terrible.even just from such a low dose to nothing :( ## I mean 2 to 4 mgs a day..not 4 mgs...
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looking for suboxone help in the norfolk va area
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I'm looking for a doctor that subscribes Suboxone in the Norfolk, Va. area zip code 23502-4509 ## Hello, Gavin! How are you? To search for a doctor in you area, you can use the special feature at the website suboxone.com. Learn more Suboxone details here. It will pull up the information on any doctors that have the waiver to treat with Suboxone in your queried area. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Right oath clinic vb va. I go thrre n they take insurance ## I meant right path clinic. Located n portsmouth n vb ## go to a website called naabt I think thats it. look it up u will find it. put your zip code in and u can even put that u only want a doc tjat takes insurance and tje docs contaxt u. tjays how I for my doc. ## go to a website called naabt I think thats it. look it ...
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How long after you Stop Suboxone do you have withdrawal symptoms?
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My 63y/o mother survived chemo and radiation for throat CA but was unable to stop the morphine 15mg twice a day without horrible withdrawal symptoms. Her MD put her on Suboxone 8mg/2mg once a day in June. She even took half the strip on most days and the doctor was very pleased and anticipated that she would be able to stop altogether in November. She unfortunately had a stroke 14 days ago and has been in the hospital. The first 7 days she was confused from the stroke but now she is weak and forgetful but is no longer disoriented. She told me tonight tht she thought she needed her Suboxone. She said she thought she was going thru withdrawal. I was floored. She is not having any outward s/s of withdrawal: no back/stomach pain, no nausea/vomiting, no sweating or tremors. Isn't 14 days...
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Suboxone needed
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I am currently in my 4th month in a methadone clinic in Menlo Park Ca. I have less than 55 days to go. I am down to 20mgs of methadone a day. I do not have medical insurance, but would like to know if I am able to get a prescription for Suboxone. I was treated 7 years ago by Dr. Glatt. San Mateo Ca. I took suboxone back then, and was clean for almost 8 years. Please tell me there is a Dr. in the San Francisco area willing to prescribe suboxone for me. I am on my final stretch and badly want to be free from this drug once and for all. I thank you for taking the time to read this. Sincerely, Mario ## You can check for doctor's in your area that treat with Suboxone at the website Suboxone.com Once you find a doctor to treat you with it, there is an assistance program for it from the ma...
Updated 3 days ago.
 
How long can I take an opiate after suboxone
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I took a small amount of a 2 mg suboxone strip about an hour ago. I didn't want to take it, but my friend is one of those pushy types who insisted. It was roughly between 1-2 milligrams... I went in my bedroom and spit into a cup for a few minutes without him knowing. If i take a little Roxy for my back problems in an hour or so, will I feel it? Thanks
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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.

Other drugs which contain Buprenorphine or a similar ingredient: (7 results)


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