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1st time - Suboxone
I am starting my suboxone treatment tomorrow after I'm into the ever dreaded WD's. My 1st prescription is for 8 mg. 1/2 a pill every hour until the symptoms have subsided. I have been taking 14-17 10 mg. hydrocodones a day for about 1 1/2 yrs. I'm very scared of how I am going to feel for the next few days. I am also dealing with a lot of anxiety. Does anyone know if I can take a 1/2 or whole xanax while taking Suboxone to help with anxiety? I'm reading conflicting reports on this. I've got a call into my dr., but have not heard back yet. I am very concerned about how I will be able to function for the next few days or weeks. Yesterday was my first dr. visit and prescription. I really want to kick this awful habit. Any feedback would be greatly appreciated. Thank You... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Suboxone.
Sun, Dec 30 '12, 10:23 PM   22  Subscribe to thread 191923
xanax .5mg and suboxin
I desperately need & want to get off of diladids. I have to have xannax for panic disorder n im scared of the problems with mixing the two. I take .5mg of xannax 1 to 2 times a day. N have been taking nuerontin for nerve damage & in replace of my antidepressant. So how safe is my medications going to be with the suboxin? I HAVE got to quit these diladids! ## Hydromorphone is nasty stuff. These are questions you want to ask the Doctor! ## Some doctors that tread with Suboxone won't let you continue Xanax, while under treatment, since it can also be addictive. They will usually make you switch to one of the antidepressants that can treat panic and anxiety attacks. But how much Dilaudid have you been taking? Suboxone is only appropriate for heavy addiction. This is a narcotic a... ...
Updated 5 months ago in Xanax.
Tue, May 20 '14, 2:57 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 264821
Is it ok to use benzos and/or muscle relaxers while in prerequisite withdrawal?
Hello, I'm starting the prerequisite withdrawal period before my first suboxone appointment. I would desperately like to know if I can take a xanax or maybe a soma during this period to ease symptoms? Thanks so much for your time... ## Due to the nature of your question, this may be something best answered by your doctor who can make a more informed decision based on your medical records, current health, age, weight, whether or not you're taking any other medications, etc. However based on my research, as long as you're not taking the xanax or soma with suboxone at the same time, you should be fine. Reason being is that there are drug interactions between those medications that may result in increased side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. ... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Suboxone.
Sun, Mar 31 '13, 11:29 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 244054
Find A Doctor That Prescribes Methadone seattle
Need a methdone dr near seattle for bad back...was a concrete rker for 14 years before back gave out. now tryin to find methadone pain dr seattle everett are. ## While I don't necessarily have a doctor I can refer you to, I actually came across a list of physicians in Seattle who are known for prescribing Methadone. Maybe this link can be of service to you: methadonedocs.com/methadone-suboxone-doctors/Washington-Wa/Seattle.aspx I hope this helps! ## Have xanax to trade for methadone. Dr. is reducing my dose to due "Laws". Pharm fresh 1mg tabs... over 100 to trade ...
Updated 1 month ago in Methadone.
Sun, Sep 21 '14, 4:07 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 244385
Hattiesburg , MS area Dr
I need to know of a doctor in the Hattiesburg area of MS who will write me Xanax it at least klonopin in conjunction with my Suboxone ## Hello, Mojo! How are you? Have you checked this out with your Suboxone prescriber? Some of them don't permit the use of any other controlled substances, while you're under treatment with it. It would be best to check on that first, to be sure you don't break your treatment contract. ## I need a pain management dr n hattiesburg ms ...
Updated 6 months ago in Xanax.
Tue, Apr 08 '14, 1:59 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 257097
round blue pill with 2 and g
light blue round pill. letter gG on oneside and the number 2 on the other. ## found a round blue tablet with a capital g on one side and the number two on the other (i take xanax along with suboxone and a while ago a doctor wanted to try the extended release tablets i/o the 2mg bars and i think thats what it is but im not sure it was quite a while ago) ## roung blue with G and the ohter side 2 ## blue round pill with G and 2 on the other side exstended release ## picture of a blue round pill with G on one side and a 2 on the other side. ## yes that is what it is just to let you know ...
Updated 3 years ago in Xanax.
Tue, Mar 15 '11, 10:29 PM   5  Subscribe to thread 182572
You can take benzos while your on suboxone
I've been seeing alot of posts regarding taking benzos while on Suboxone.It is ok to take a benzo w/suboxone as long as you're taking the subscribed dosages you'll be fine.Now if your taking 3 or 4 8mgs of Suboxone an say 5or 6 Xanax that's not good,tha's where the repored deaths have come from.I've been on Subs for 5 yrs ive been subscribed klonopin an currently taking valium w/it a it's fine,I'm on a low dose an only take what i am perscribed. ## Dude are you sure about that? are you a doctor? mabe you shouldn't advise people on the subject when not knowing all your facts..ps try using spell check in the future repored ## I have to agree with Jake, if you are not a medical professional, then there is no way to say for certain what is safe for any pa... ...
Updated 6 days ago in Suboxone.
Thu, Oct 16 '14, 6:37 PM   120  Subscribe to thread 192505
Suboxone Is A Vicious Cycle
Ive been an addict for since I was 17- Im now 33. I had a baby at 22 & ended up in afew detoxes 7 programs some with my baby. I had almost 3 yrs clean then relapesed & got on the methone clinic, got pregnant 7 misscarrired. That relationship ended BADLY! I got off the methadone and 3 weeks later found out that I was pregnant by a one nightstand brokencondom (awesome!) I had an abortion and I was ripping and running again. All while being a mom to my daughter! Long story short after the misscarrige I was pu on Xanax so when I pu Herion I told my dr & he put me on Subs. About a yr ago he told me it was bad medicene to be on both & to choose. I chose to stay on my Xanax thing I was taking such a low dose of subs I could buy them off my friends. Well that didnt work bc they ... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Suboxone.
Wed, Jan 16 '13, 7:35 AM   0 
Can I Take Xanax While On Suboxone
If your doc said no, then no. They do urine tests and they test specifically for benzos. They can kick you out of treatment. If you are in treatment and are serious about getting better, don't risk it. I'm doing so well on suboxone and won't risk anything. I flushed a bottle if percs, tramadol, and 200 Xanax. I'm glad. I love being clean. ## And to answer the other side of the question, if you are allowed to take Xanax, then yes, the Naloxone in Suboxone only works to neutralize narcotics, not Benzodiazepines. Learn more Xanax details here. Does anyone have any comments or questions? ## I am so very proud of you. Congratulations!!!!!!! ...
Updated 1 year ago in Xanax.
Tue, Apr 02 '13, 8:37 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 238213
i take suboxone from my doc and have to have a piss test while being watched - well this time I messed up & took xanax
Is there anyway to get the Xanax out of my system and still piss with the suboxone in my system I have 4 days is it possible? I have a dude that gives me piss he only takes suboxone. But I will have to piss in front of the dude please help ## I think Xanax stay in for like 3 to 4 days but if u drink a lot of water too u should be ok ## yes just drink as much water as possible to get the benzo out of your system and then keep taking the subs up until you take the test. ## Mr dr did the same, a random drug test..He was doing it to the patients only on Subutex ( assume cus u can still abuse other opiates while on it) I had xanax in my system, my father had passed away and my aunt gave me one, I told him the truth...He told me I wud need to have a prescrption, so I went to my family dr who ... ...
Updated 5 months ago in Suboxone.
Wed, Apr 23 '14, 9:23 AM   3  Subscribe to thread 257656
how long xanax stays in your system
I took .25 mg of xanax Tuesday night and forgot I had a drug test on Friday morning. These tests are sent to a lab seeing as how its for the suboxone clinic. I'm just wondering if anybody thinks I will still be dirty or if I will be ok? I take them every once in a while, have not taken 1 in over a month. Please help! ## hey I go to the methadone clinic I live over in Louisville Kentucky I go to the methadone clinic in Indiana its the biggest methadone to suboxone clinic in the world anyway I take them every once in awhile also but sometimes I can be out of your system in two days sometimes they can be out in five it just depends more than likely if you do not take them they will be out within 3 days you should be fine ## I passed the test! I was told by someone else who is actually ... ...
Updated 1 month ago in Xanax.
Thu, Sep 11 '14, 2:13 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 256770
Suboxone in Urine
I am in pain management and we get urine tests every so often. Today they said I tested positive for suboxone but I don't even know what that is. My meds include xanax, wellbutrin, effexor, lyrica, percocet, zanaflex tablet. I also take advil etc over the counter and nyquil. How is it possible to test positive for something you have never taken? ## My friend is on suboxone and sometimes tests pos for oxycodone. Her Dr said it does happen sometimes and isnt her fault. I suggest you research the two showing as each other on drug test n print anything to your benefit n take to your Dr. ## Suboxone contains Buprenorphine and Naloxone, the first is an opiate narcotic and the latter is used to help prevent the abuse of others while someone is being treat with it, because it is most common... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Suboxone.
Thu, May 02 '13, 2:16 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 237502


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