What Is Methadone Used For 5mg

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methadone 5mg
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Rectangular M scored wit 57/55 on other side ## Yes, this tablet contains 5mgs of Methadone, a generic for Dolophine, this is a narcotic analgesic used to treat drug addiction and severe pain. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and constipation. You can read more here: Is there anything else I can help you with? ...
Updated 8 years ago in Methadone.
Sat, Oct 17 '09, 9:11 PM
Methadone 7.5mg
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I was asking if they make a 7.5 mg generic methadone pill? It is a white round pill with no markings except for a score line in the middle on one side ## Hi lois, Here in the U.S. the lowest I've seen online are only 5 and 10mg generic doses. I can argue though that there is an article on a study done here in the states, where cancer patients were randomly assigned to receive methadone 7.5 mg orally every 12 hours for 4 weeks. So I do believe it is available, but maybe only prescribed under specific circumstances. I could be wrong, but as of yet I have not come across anything stating otherwise. Did you order your pill from overseas? ## IN THE U.S there is no such thing as a 7.5 methadone tablet, only 5mg and 10mg, and of course the 40mg disk, the clinic's give out, ive been on ... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Methadone.
Tue, Dec 29 '15, 12:10 PM
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54 142 ## what is it perscribed for ## Based on the description provided, I found your pill to be Methadone hydrochloride (10 mg). Methadone is noted to be useful in the treatment of opioid dependence. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ## methadone is a wonder drug and traditionally it was for withdrawl. however people are more frequently being put on methadone for chronic pain. how it is dosed for a chronic pain patient depends on the persons. i have been on methadone for chronic pain for 5 years now. im prescribed 4 10mg tabs 4 times a day 160mg daily, for breakthrough my doc gave me 8mg dilaudid 1 pill 4 times daily and 5mg valium 1 tab twice daily as ne... ...
Updated 6 months ago in Methadone.
Sat, Mar 25 '17, 3:42 AM
methadone 5mg pill
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Have a white pill with 210 and no score on back is that a 5mg methadone pill ## Hello, Chris! How are you? No, this is a 5mg Amlodipine tablet, it's a calcium channel blocker that's most commonly used to help lower high blood pressure and treat certain cardiac conditions. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, hypotension and palpitations. Learn more Amlodipine details here. Is there anything else I can help with? ## My sister is on 100mg of methadone a day is this dangerous ...
Updated 1 year ago in Methadone.
Thu, Nov 19 '15, 4:30 PM
What Does A Methadone 5mg Pill Look Like
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I dont have the pill on me i was just wanting to know what a 5 mg methadone looked like. ## Since it is a generic, there are several tablets available that contain 5mgs of Methadone, so I can't really list them all, but here are the descriptions and markings to give you some examples: Rectangular, white, M in a square on one side, 5755 on the other. Round, white, 54 over 210 Round, white, E 21 Round, white, 54 over 162 Round, white, METHADOSE 5 Do any of these match the tablet you are questioning? ...
Updated 5 years ago in Methadone.
Wed, Nov 09 '11, 10:51 AM
Breaking 5mg methadone
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I just was started on 5 milligram Methadone, and I'm already on 30 mg oxycodone three times a day, after losing my leg. But the guy just got the pills and there's a deep score in it and I was told this is a 12-hour pill. So my question is is this the wrong pill because I thought that any 12-hour extended bill would not be scored in able to be broken or I would overdose or get too much at once so can you tell me is that appropriate what happens if it breaks can I take the to have separately all at once or will it release all at one time I don't know why it's Court thank you for any reply ## You really need to call the pharmacy that filled your prescription and describe the pill to them and ask them if it is ok to break the pill in two. You can call any pharmacy really and... ...
Updated 6 days ago in Methadone.
Thu, Oct 12 '17, 12:34 PM
methadone 10mg
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was with pain center south carolina three years but the through me out because i was taking a cough medicine from my regular doctor and they said it was in my urine and they did no perscribe it they put me on for three years methadone 10 mg four times a day and oxycodone 7.5mg three times a day and a lot of other drugs.was in car acadent ten years ago all messed up now but what can i do about the pain center.my reg doc told them she perscribed it to me for three months they said they did not care. ## If you had a treatment agreement contract with them that stated you couldn't take narcotics from other doctors, without their approval, or that you couldn't take them at all, then you breached that contract. It doesn't matter why it was prescribed, or that your doctor verified t... ...
Updated 3 years ago in Methadone.
Mon, Jan 27 '14, 1:22 PM
what is going on with the methadone shortage
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my mother is terminaly ill we cant find her medication anywhere in volusia county florida she take methadone 10 mg tabs for pain she has'nt had any in three days I don't know what to do ## Try to find out if they have the liquid instead. Or see if they have the 5mg pills. If not her doctor will have to prescribe something that is opiate based until you find a pharmacy that has it or until it becomes availale again. This is happening in other areas as well.we'll ## There are MAJOR shortages of nearly all opiate based medications in South Florida due to the pill mills there. I live in North Florida and sometimes have to accept partial fills until my pharmacy can order more to finish the script. Also, due to our crap Governor and the minions in the Florida Legislature, they hav... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Methadone.
Tue, Mar 15 '16, 4:49 PM
methadone detox
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I have been on methadone clinic for four months now on 40 mg a day. I want to stop because I can't be like this for life. I am a 51 year old male (very healthy). So what's the best way to detox from methadone, lowering the dosage? Or is there other options like the so called fast detox (one day detox) or other way, please help me find a way. Thank you very much. ## Hello I know how you feel. Your lucky bacause you are on such a low low dose. I would suggest 5mg every other week. If you feel sick request to remain at the same dose until your body gets use to it. NO MATTER WHAT DON'T GO BACK UP!! Drink Calomile tea,works wonders. Valuims are good to take at night, but remember those are additive too. I would sometimes mix Thera Fluix with the tea and honey. You should be off b... ...
Updated 2 months ago in Methadone.
Sun, Aug 13 '17, 8:15 AM
Methadone + Valium
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I take 70 mg of Methadone daily for the past week and that've been tapering down from 100 mg. i go to the clinic daily by 8 am. Today at 6pm I took 5mg of Valium. Now after reading other peoples messages I'm worried! Was this a dumb idea or what?? Ideas and opinions are wanted.... ## Hi DomDarko! I never had a problem taking methadone with a benzo. I was on 110 of methadone 4 almost 5 years, and also took Klonopin the whole time with it. I'm now on suboxone and still take the Klonopin. Sometimes, my doctor would even prescribe Valium 4 break through anxiety and panick attacks. Hope this puts your mind at ease. Just take it as prescribed. ## @DomDarko, Some people may not have any problem using the two together, but based on my research, there are minor to moderate drug inter... ...
Updated 3 years ago in Methadone.
Thu, Jun 26 '14, 3:45 PM
Methadone volume
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Looking to ascertain total volume in miligrams of the combined active and inactive ingredients of a 5mg. and a 10mg. Methadone pill ## I would like to know in a 40 mg waffer is a large, average or small amount to be on per day for a pain releaver? I also take 30 mg of roxey codone 3 X per day for breakthrough and it's only been 3 days and I feel it's working but I do feel alittle more pain then when I was taking my other medications. Do I need to give it more time? or possiably a higher dose? I take 1/2 20mg in the morning and 20mg the other half of a 40 waffer at night and the roxey for the breakthrough. Please email me with any information you think will help with my question ## Can you take volume with methadone 10 mg each? ## Can you take a volume with a methadone 10 mg each... ...
Updated 7 months ago in Methadone.
Sat, Feb 18 '17, 10:55 AM
5mg of zanax with 10mg methadone
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I took a 10mg Methadone at 8:00 AM and nothing since, is it safe to take a .5 mg of zanax now? ## Hello, Jinny! How are you? If they've both been prescribed for you by doctors who are aware that you're taking both medications. Otherwise, combining them isn't safe, especially if your body is not tolerant to such medications. Both of them can cause sedation and depression of the central nervous system, so you may inadvertently overdose. These effects can cause symptoms such as extreme drowsiness, dizziness and shallow breathing, which has the potential to be fatal. These medications also carry the risk of being habit forming. Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 3 years ago in Methadone.
Fri, Oct 17 '14, 2:33 PM
white round 44 / 525 - methadone 5mg?
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white, round small pill that is blank on one side and has 44/525 on the outer!! is this a methadone 5mg?? ## White, round, 44 525 is NOT Methadone - It is an over the counter cold remedy manufactured by LNK pharmaceuticals. It contains Phenylephrine 10mg + Chlorpheniramine Maleate 4mg. It is a generic form of Actifed. Do you have any other questions or information to add? Please post back if you do... ...
Updated 8 years ago in Methadone.
Wed, Feb 25 '09, 9:24 PM
Methadone 5mg and buttons patch
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Am on methadone 5mg daily now doctor wants me to take butrans patch for severe back and nerve pain. Can i take them both or will i get sick? How long do i have to stop methadone before starting the butrans patch? ## Hello, Lily! How are you? No, you usually can't take anything else with the Butrans, because the Buprenorphine in it tends to cling stronger to your opiate receptors and prevent other opiates from having any effect. And unless your doctor has specified otherwise, you need to be in full withdrawal from the Methadone, before starting the Butrans, otherwise, it may throw you into dangerous precipitated withdrawals due to the way it takes over the opiate receptors. The FDA classifies this medication as a narcotic analgesic, so it has the potential to be habit forming and may... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Butrans.
Tue, Aug 25 '15, 1:58 PM
methadone hcl 5mg tab imprint 54 210
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methadone hcl 5mg tab /imprint 54 210 round white pill ## Yes, this tablet contains 5mgs of Methadone used to treat drug addiction and some cases of chronic pain. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and constipation. Read more: Do you have any other questions? ...
Updated 7 years ago in Methadone.
Tue, Apr 27 '10, 3:35 PM
Methadone AMA Taper
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On 60mg. of methadone. Want to due a taper of 5mg. per day til at 30mg. Stop for two days, Then start Suboxone 8mg per day for two weeks then discontinue. Does this sound doable? ## Hello, Jencruise1! How are you? That could be too rapid of a taper for the Methadone, according to the FDA, it is highly addictive and tends to cause severe cravings and withdrawal symptoms. Additionally, waiting 2 days to take the Suboxone could be too long or too short of a time period to start it. You need to be in full withdrawal, which for some people could be 12 hours, or it may take several days. Taking it too soon could cause you to go into precipitated withdrawals, which can be very dangerous and, if you go into severe withdrawals sooner, there'd be no point in waiting longer to take it. 2 weeks... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Methadone.
Tue, Dec 23 '14, 5:29 PM
Methadone: Belbucca for withdrawals?
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So I've been taking methadone for 8 months now. My peak dose was 70mg, but I've been weaning off of it for several weeks with the goal of getting off of it entirely. This past week, I dropped down to 5mg and my body went into full withdrawal. I honestly think that the dose is so low that it's pretty much just waste that my body doesn't absorb. I called my clinic and asked if I could come in and switch to subutex. They told me that even though I'm only on 5mg, they won't take the risk of putting me on it until I've stopped taking it for three days even though I'm only on 5mg. The withdrawals are terrible and it's like I'm not even taking anything. I thought that if you're in full withdrawal then it is safe to switch to subutex. Anyway, when my ... ...
Updated 5 months ago in Methadone.
Sun, Apr 23 '17, 9:49 PM
fentanyl 50 mcg to methadone 5mg 4 daily
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I switched from 50 mcg of fentanyl to 5mg of methadone 4× per day. ## Hello, Joelle! How are you? How is the Methadone working for you? The FDA classifies this as 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. Methadone is very potent and works very well for many people at alleviating pain. ...
Updated 2 years ago in Methadone.
Fri, May 29 '15, 1:48 PM
My 5mg Has The 5755,first time been prescribed methadone for neck pain with cancer,what is 57/55 on back of pill meam? om front it has an m
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My 5mg Has The 5755,first time been prescribed methadone for neck pain with cancer,what is 57/55 on back of pill mean? om front it has an m,vcant really tell any effect it has on me,like taking m&ms ## This is a 5mg Methadone tablet and the markings on it are just to enable its identification, in case of emergency. Every manufacturer must use an unique imprint code on their manufactured products and log them with the FDA. This ensures that if there is a problem with the product, it can be identified according to the manufacturer, active ingredient and dosage. Or if someone overdoses or has a medical emergency, emergency personnel will be able to identify what they have been taking, in case they are not cognizant and can't tell them. Methadone is a narcotic, so it may cause side ... ...
Updated 6 years ago in Methadone.
Thu, Oct 06 '11, 11:40 AM
Methadone as a Stimulant
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Could someone tell me if they have ever heard of using methadone as a stimulate for memory. My boyfriend wrecked his motorcycle 1 week ago. He was just transferred to rehab because of his back and shoulder injuries and becuase of his mental state because of a concussion. Ever since the wreck he has been disoriented and confused, can't remember for very long. The long term memory is there, but short term was gone. When they transferred him to rehab, they started him on 2.5mg of methadone 4 times a day. When I questioned the nurse, she said this doctor uses methadone as a brain stimulate. I admit that since he's been there, he has started remembering things longer than about 5 or 10 minutes, but I'm still concerned about it's use and long term effects. They are giving him ... ...
Updated 9 years ago in Methadone.
Mon, Apr 07 '08, 8:53 PM

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