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Suboxone Too Strong...need advice
I have been prescribed Vicodin for the last 7 years by the same Dr for a back injury that occurred when I was struck by a car. I recently (three weeks ago) decided that I wanted to stop taking the Vicodin because I saw myself taking too many to get the pain to go away. So at that time I began to taper off the pills and made an appointment with a psychiatrist that could prescribe Suboxone if that was the final decision because I was very afraid of withdrawals. (Back up a little in the story) about four months ago I was taking approx 8-10 Vicodin a day and when I tapered off I was down to two a day and had been for about 2-3 weeks. So when I talked to the psychiatrist he prescribed 4mg (or a half of a tablet) twice a day. I waited until I began feeling some withdrawals and I took the Subo... ...
Updated 3 months ago in Suboxone.
Thu, Jul 03 '14, 2:34 PM   7  Subscribe to thread 214967
Length of time on suboxone?
Hello everyone! I've was a pain pill addict for almost 11 years. I had many of surgeries and have a lot of medical problems. I was put on the pain pills due to my severe pain. And, became addicted. Went on methadone to get clean. I was so sick of being an addict. I was on 110mg and weaned down to 24mg. At that point, I was withdrawing so bad. I went to my Dr. Whom is also an addiction specialist, in tears. I was begging him to help me. He said I could stay on the methadone and increase or go on suboxone. I had come so far down off the meth. That I didn't want to stay on it. Anyway , I went on subs. That day. I take 24 mg a day. I'm also on. 3mg a day of klonopin due to PTSD and anxiety. So happy where my life is today. I've been on subs for almost 8 years now . I know if... ...
Updated 21 days ago in Suboxone.
Fri, Oct 03 '14, 1:35 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 263246
suboxone/hydrocodone equivocal
Hi,Ive recently began suboxone treatment @ (8mg/2mg) twice daily,today is my 3rd day. My question is straightforward,how many mgs of suboxone is "considered" closely equal to only 80 mg of hydrocodone? Am simply trying very hard to get my dose correct,seems doctor overmedicated me during induction. I would greatly appreciate any feedback,thanks & best wishes to everyone. ## Hello, Staci! How are you? There really is no direct conversion, but the rough one that's usually used is 1.2mgs of the Buprenorphine to each 30mgs of Hydrocodone, but the person's overall tolerance to narcotics must be factored in, along with the fact that the Suboxone is dosed once a day, where the other was taken several times a day. So, that's probably why you were given the 8/2 dosage. Ha... ...
Updated 6 months ago in Suboxone.
Sat, Mar 29 '14, 1:24 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 261426
dr who prescribes suboxone
need dr ## I'm sorry, but without knowing where you are, no one is going to be able to help you. There are many doctors and Suboxone clinics all over the U.S. Can you post back with more information? ## I am located in Hurlock MD my current suboxone doc is leaving the practice and I cant find a new one to save my life. Every doc i call says they no longer are a part of the suboxone program. Does anyone know someone I can call? ...
Updated 2 years ago in Suboxone.
Mon, Jul 16 '12, 2:02 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 205679
how long will suboxone keep their potentsy if they are expired
I have sublingual strips that have been expired for about a month now are they still good? ## They should be fine, especially if they are still sealed in the package. ## @Adrian, Midiman is right... they should be fine since the expiration date wasn't too long ago. Harvard Medical School did a study stating that many medications like this can actually retain their potency for up to 10 to 15 years beyond their expiration date. The shelf life of Suboxone may be listed as 3 years, but I think it's been proven to retain its potency much longer under proper storage conditions. I hope this helps! ...
Updated 7 months ago in Suboxone.
Thu, Feb 27 '14, 10:44 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 256504
Generic Suboxone Sl 8 Mg Price
what is the price on the new generic suboxone sl 8 mg /2 mg per tablet? As I don't have insurance & have to buy them separate or a few at a time. ## This website does not manufacture, prescribe nor sell any medications, it is an information only website. That said, the price will vary from area to area, from pharmacy to pharmacy and according to how many you are buying. In most cases it is cheaper to buy a month's worth, as the individual price goes up if you buy lower amounts. Learn more Suboxone details here. Have you asked your local pharmacies for price quotes? ## In regards to people asking about generic Suboxone (buprenorphine/naloxone). It seems that the tablets cost more than the name brand strips. Even the generics, appear to cost slightly more than the name brand s... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Suboxone.
Sat, Jun 15 '13, 9:57 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 245174
Suboxone Dr. Huntsville, Al Needed Asap
I need a Suboxone Dr. in the Huntsville/Madison, AL area asap. I am already on suboxone, but it looks like my doctor may be leaving the area and I really don't want to go to a random Dr. just to find out he's awful. I've already done that once with a doctor scamming me and my insurance and I really don't want to do it again. If anyone knows of a good doctor in the area, preferably one with availabilities (but I will put myself on as many waiting lists as needed, so go ahead with any good ones that are full that you may know of), I would really appreciate the help! Thanks! ## Hello, Carrie! How are you? Actually, there is a search engine on the website that you can use to check for doctors in your area by zip code. You can find it at Suboxone.com click here. This is a nar... ...
Updated 30 days ago in Suboxone.
Wed, Sep 24 '14, 11:37 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 269263
generic suboxone 8mg expensive
Ok I was on subutex an now supposedly a state law n Tn that they can only prescribe tex to pregnant or nursing women. I now am prescribed suboxone tabs and many pharmacies turned me down even though they were on my list from the dr. So I went to Wal-Mart where I had been going and they had to order the tabs. When I got them they r called buna and r the half moon 155 white round pills, but they r like 8 something a piece! I tried using the goodrx coupon but the pharmacist said they will only take coupons from the manufacturer and I don't even know who or what to look for. Can someone please help! I love feeling normal but its costing so much money! HELP! ## I have gotten the same spiel from my doctor about Subutex yet no law exists to support this claim. I have been on Subs for over ... ...
Updated 7 months ago in Suboxone.
Thu, Feb 27 '14, 12:06 PM   4  Subscribe to thread 259112
Is suboxone as hard to get off as methadone?
Hi everyone! I was wondering if suboxone is as hard 2 get off as methadone? I was on 110 of methadone 4 almost 5 years, after many years of Oxy abuse. Got down 2 (24) and the withdrawals were so bad, and, the cravings came back. Dr put me on suboxone, which works great. I've been on 3 (8 mg) a day 4 almost 8 years now. I'm scared 2 death 2 get off. I suffer with a lot of pain, too. The suboxone helps some. What with it. I'm also afraid of the bad withdrawals, and returning back 2 pain pills. Any advise will b helpful. ## Hi Cats, You definately can get off subs it just takes time. Why not cut down just a couple of mgs and see how it goes. Instead of 8 three times a day you could try 8 than 6 than 8. If you feel allright after a week or so try dropping another 2. Theres no se... ...
Updated 4 months ago in Suboxone.
Sun, Jun 08 '14, 9:38 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 266548
restricted pupils on 2mg suboxone
Hi it would be of great help to me if any suboxone users could help me out by answering my question. Would 2mg of suboxone restrict your pupils. My partner has been using 2mg of suboxone for some time now and his pupils are always very restricted which puzzles the life out of me and in turn causing massive problems in our relationship. I'm convinced he must be using "other stuff" to make his pupils this small. Would 2mg of suboxone cause this. With many thx to any1 who would be kind enough to reply. Thank u. ## Hi, Ann! How are you? Yes, Suboxone actually contains 2 active ingredients, Buprenorphine and Naloxone. The Buprenorphine is a very potent narcotic opiate, so it can cause that in some people that take it, just as other opiates can. Learn more Suboxone details here. A... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Suboxone.
Sat, Oct 12 '13, 11:45 AM   4  Subscribe to thread 250996
Longterm 2 mg Suboxone film issues?
I've been getting sick( ie starting to experience various symptoms) most days every day for some time. I have a doctor that has me on a diet pill, fluid pill, birth control, liothyronin, and Suboxone about 2 yrs ago. I dose once a day. Before I go forward, I eliminated one potential problem now. Through diet and exercise I have lost quite a few inches and probably lbs. I haven't weighed myself but others tell me I look like I've lost weights and I now fit in smaller sizes. I'm 23 year old female, 5 4" generally get lots of sleep (only with ambien and melatonin though) These symptoms have begun effecting my life and I have had to drop many classes costing 10's of thousands of dollars and lots of self esteem and basically the esteem of those around me. The best way... ...
Updated 1 month ago in Suboxone.
Fri, Sep 19 '14, 4:57 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 272454
what exactly does suboxone do? is it addicitive?
i have a friend who desperately wants to get off of methadone and pain pills. will suboxone work? is it addicitive too? if someone can please help me that would be great! also is it very expensive, that's what i've heard. ## Well, first off, yes, it can be addictive as well, however, it has distince advantages over narcotic meds, Benzos, and even Methadone. Suboxone works on many of the same receptors, since it is a narcotic agent, however, it does not give the same high effect and euphoria that most addicts enjoyed, which is what made them get addicted in the first place. It also contains an opiate neutralizer, so it neutralizes anything in your system from the other drugs you were using, and of course prevents someone from continuing to use while they are on it. Most people wh... ...
Updated 11 days ago in Suboxone.
Mon, Oct 13 '14, 2:09 PM   254  Subscribe to thread 173697
psychiatrist to treat and precribe my suboxone and xanax
I have had many serious injurys and am going through breast cancer now. In tampa the doctors just wanted to give me more opiates until I couldn't take it.I checked in to detox and met a doctor there who put me on suboxone for long term pain treatment and it works great for me.I also take Xanax for my severe anxiety attacks. I have had to move to Minn near Minneapolis to care for my mom{altzeimers} and I cant find a psychiatrist who takes full medicare and Medicaid. The one i had retired suddenly to care for his wife with same disease as my mom.All I can find now are self pays and I don't have that kind of money ## Hello, Chris! How are you? Due to the regulations that were put in place last year, you'll actually need to see specialists for both medications. Do you have a PCP... ...
Updated 3 months ago in Suboxone.
Sat, Jun 28 '14, 4:32 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 266606
I Am On Methodone Maint Now Want To Maintain Suboxan Can And How
i am taking 70 mg. methodone daily. i have been clean many years. going to meth. clinic interferes with my job. is there a place that dispenses suboxon. ## You can check Suboxone.com to see if there is a doctor in your area that provides Suboxone treatment. The way it works though, might cause you some problems. You do have to be in full withdrawal, before you can start Suboxone, because it contains both Buprenorphine and Naloxone, so the Naloxone can throw you into severe withdrawals, if you take it too soon. From what I understand, some of them do give take-home prescriptions, but it depends on the doctor's policies and the laws in your state. You can learn more about the medication here: Are there any other comments or questions? ...
Updated 3 years ago in Suboxone.
Sun, Oct 23 '11, 11:10 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 214809
CAN SUBTEXT AND ZANAX BE TAKEN TOGETHER RESPECTFULLY
I RECENTLY GOT KICKED OUT OF MY FAMILY DR BECAUSE I AM IN A SUBOXONE CLINC,I GET 1 MG ZANZX FROM MY PCP AND MY SUBUTEXT DR WANTED ME TO SIGN A WAIVER SO THE TO DRS COULD COMMUINCATE,HOWEVER THE SECRETARY MARIE THINKS SHE OWNS THE PLACE AND THE SAME DAY SHE 'S BAD MOTHING ME TO LOCAL RITEAIS STORES AND TELLING THEM TO CALL EVERY STORE FROM HER TO A 50 MILE RADIOUS, LILTTLE DID SHE KNOW I KNOW A FREIND OF MINE WAS IN THE OFFICE IN HEARD HER BADMOUTHING ME AND ALSO HEARS WHAT MEDICATION I WAS ON AND EVEN HOW MANY REFILS I HAD COUL I SUE HER FOR DEFAMATION OF CHARACTER OR GET HER FIRED, I DID GET MY REFILS CANCELED ## Lmfao shutup you addict ...
Updated 8 months ago in Suboxone.
Sat, Feb 01 '14, 11:34 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 213186
how do you handle back pain while on suboxin
My husband has had many back surgeries and procedures - he has taken 200 dalotid in 7 days - he has od'ed on morphien - he went on suboxen for 6 weeks - all was going pretty good - then he started saying he was in pain - then the suboxen wasn't helping - he never was addicted (8 years on opiods) he has a high tolerance - now he stopped the suboxen - and came home with a bag of pills - how do you handle pain without the opiods? ## There are several options, however, they all depend on his medical condition and what it causing his back pain. He could try seeing a chiropractor, massage, relaxation techniques and etc. But as I said, it really depends on what is going to be safe for him to try. Suboxone is an opiate and should have helped with the pain while he was on it. What was he... ...
Updated 9 months ago in Suboxone.
Mon, Jan 13 '14, 12:47 PM   4  Subscribe to thread 197894
subutex drs in nashville tn who take amerigroup insurance
I have been taking subutex and unfortunately my dr. had to many patients and had to transfer me to strictly a suboxone clinic which tends to effect my breathing i am greatful that god has brought me thru an addiction that has inslaved me for many years i could afford the subutex to be honest and i am caring for my 3 awesome daufhters and just started school full time in jan. i jyst can not afford the suboxone and today was my first visit with the new dr.today prescribed me 12mg strips its 500.00 for 30 strips verses 8mg @30 for 113.00 i sumply can't do it I've been clean almost a year and I'm so worried i might relapse if i can't get bk to what i can afford. ireally need help finding a subutex dr. who takes my insurance amerigroup trully greatful for any help ## Hello, D... ...
Updated 6 months ago in Subutex.
Fri, Apr 18 '14, 3:02 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 263226
suboxxcin
i.m looing for a free detox program that detox you from suboxcin, i have a herion habbit, i live in the new york area can you please help me thank you FRANKIE. ## The corrected spelling of this medication is Suboxone. This site has many details about Suboxone at: From what I have gathered it has been effective for many people, but can be costly. A good place to look up clinics in your area is www.suboxone.com. There should also be some resources to apply for financial aid. Please post back with any other questions or information which you can think of adding... ...
Updated 5 years ago in Suboxone.
Tue, May 12 '09, 10:07 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 190622
no insurance in mass
hi....i am a severe pill popper...generally 20-25 percocet a day...i usually buy suboxone from a friend for when my percs run out, but she no longer has them... suboxone makes me feel better actually than the percs...i need to go on suboxone every day and stop playing around with the percs...but i have no health insurance ...i live in mass and my husband was layed off 4 months ago...does anybody know of any options ? i would really appreciate it ## Suboxone is very expensive and only available from certain doctors that are specially trained in its use. Have you considered possibly seeking treatment with Methadone? It is not as good as Suboxone, but there are many more treatment clinics available and it is much cheaper. A simple internet search will pull up places in your area that provi... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Suboxone.
Fri, May 18 '12, 5:41 AM   4  Subscribe to thread 202051
Can Anyone Give A Time Frame
I have been prescribed some form of hydrcodone for the last 7 years, my tolerance now is so high im taking 60+ per day for the last 2 years. My life is almost ruined and i want it back. I want to try suboxone but i have heard many horror stories about taking it to soon and instantly going into full on withdrawl. I heard 24 hrs is standard but a friend said since ive been on it so long and so much that i might need to wait 3 days. Im scared but ready to make a change can anyone tell me if u know how long to wait for sure? also is it true suboxone works on pain? ## Suboxone contains the active ingredients Buprenorphine and Naloxone, the Buprenorphine is a narcotic, so yes it can treat pain as well. The Naloxone is used to neutralize other opiates and prevent their abuse, while someone is ... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Suboxone.
Wed, Jul 18 '12, 11:30 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 233207

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