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  1. Detoxing after 3 mos. of IV Dilaudid 29th August 2004
    ... days for nothing. So I refused and she gave me some clonidine patches and said come back in 7 days. If it is...

  2. To Over 29th August 2004
    ... think I tolorated them to day 7 and then went for a clonidine patch with helped with the chills and aches pretty ... had to go through it would be a breeze. I took my clonidine patch off today and have had no physical wds. When...
    ... lots of bathroom activities. Hard to sleep. But the clonidine really did help. How is it in the beautiful state...

  3. NEW GUYS that needs help 29th August 2004
    ... went to my doctor and he gave me pills called NOVO- CLONIDINE 0.1MG i went home and started this pain alone with ... my family thinking i just got a cold. i took one clonidine soon as he gave it to me and i felt like i was going ... so bad to the point i could not sleep so i took the clonidine and boom it knocks me on my *** out cold. day 5 i ... though lol my question is this when i take the clonidine it make me want to sleep, my ears get pluged and will...
    ... starting to go away now, do i feel weak because the clonidine i am going to take your advice and go out, at 6...

  4. My new take on Suboxone! 27th August 2004
    ... till day six hits and you are in for a shock. The clonidine patch does help a little. It is very hard to sleep...

  5. Day 9 off Suboxone 27th August 2004
    ... emotional cravings. The physical w/d were helped by the clonidine patch. I am not sleeping well even after taking the...

  6. Question about hydro W/D 26th August 2004
    ... to eat(Ensure Shakes if possible), try and get some Clonidine , get monitored by a doctor. You will probably need...

  7. [B]Fisherman's New Thread on Suboxone[/B] 25th August 2004
    ... cave or relapse or take any ritalin. I only did the clonidine patch. Thanks Carly you can be my cheerleader anyday...

  8. Hey Over need your advice on the Sub! 25th August 2004
    ... Over, My Sub doctor gave me Clonidine patches today. I also take 60mg Remeron and 1mg Klonipin...

  9. 60 days clean and worried.... 24th August 2004
    ... could monitor your pain meds, taper you, give you a clonidine patch for your blood press. You can look at this...

  10. New Crisis 23rd August 2004
    ... want to call the doctor. You'll need to get some clonidine . Most detox places are in psych units and you don...
    ... before then you shouldn't have much of a problem. Clonidine will help you....try and see a doc who will help even...

  11. To all Suboxone users or interested ! 22nd August 2004
    ... discomfort for some time....they are now putting people on clonidine and trazadone after they have completed the bupenorhine...
    ... wasted 7 days if I went that route. She did give me a Clonidine patch but that will do little for me. She said I had...

  12. Can't get off Lortab 21st August 2004
    ... checked out. It is probably a normal withdrawal thing. Clonidine will help. Please stay off and give it some time...
    ... is common with loose "croakers"(doctors). Get some clonidine if you go to the doc and tell him you want off right...
    ... do about years of insomnia but I'll ask about the Clonidine when I see him tomorrow....

  13. Let's go onto something else 20th August 2004
    ... take any lortabs today and please respond on how the clonidine is doin for you...i still have a script for .5mg pills ... the patch should help you in that department too... clonidine goes right to the mu and kappa receptors that come...
    ... take any lortabs today and please respond on how the clonidine is doin for you...i still have a script for .5mg pills ... the patch should help you in that department too... clonidine goes right to the mu and kappa receptors that come ... the same? If so no I have not taken any today. The clonidine works to take the edge off but it makes me very tired...

  14. Phil will clonidine help for a few days? 19th August 2004
    ... RD; Clonidine is not addictive at all. Itís actually a blood pressure ... withdrawal symptoms. There are many here who swear by Clonidine and say it actually did very, very well at suppressing ... documented my research and plan. If you do a WEB search on Clonidine you will find many reference and information about...
    ... stopped using the Diovan I was on and just used the Clonidine pills. It will make you tired as some BP meds do which...
    ... wrong? Its a Opiate blocker that worked great with the Clonidine patch. I went 30 days on both and came out smelling...
    ... wrong? Its a Opiate blocker that worked great with the Clonidine patch. I went 30 days on both and came out smelling...
    ... The clonidine will "knock you back a bit" meaning it will guard...

  15. Question on Xanax 19th August 2004
    ... problems. To be safe you might want to ask the doc about clonidine patches(to keep your blood pressure down) for the...

  16. Hydrocodone Addiction - Need some help... 18th August 2004
    ... day before you quit. Or he may want to put you on a clonidine patch for a few days that will definately help you...

  17. I messed up 18th August 2004
    ... may want to consult with your Dr. and request some clonidine patches to help with the nasty withdrawal side effects...
    ... may want to consult with your Dr. and request some clonidine patches to help with the nasty withdrawal side effects ... doctor and she stated that she is not a big fan of the clonidine patch in that it tends to knock people out. She called...
    ... form of dope in your mouth. It is best to demand the Clonidine . Ask Howard on this forum about benzos...they can...
    ... m not sure I agree with your DR., when it comes to Clonidine and Ativan but this is were folks can agree to disagree...
    ... Forget the clonidine . It is just for blood pressure. Get on the suboxone...
    ... Forget the clonidine . It is just for blood pressure. Get on the suboxone...
    ... No, I am glad my doctor has decided to not go the clonidine route as I do not want anymore drugs. I have taken...

  18. Its to hard 17th August 2004
    ... again. I'm working on it every day. If you can get clonidine it will make a world of difference. I quit while on...

  19. HELP Cold Turkey or dosing down? 16th August 2004
    ... Clonidine is a good idea. Being truthful with your doc is also ... Tapering is prolonged agony....it is best to get Clonidine , some Ensure milkshakes, lots of water, some ibuprofen...
    ... some meds that would help with the withdrawal, like Clonidine , Valium, something for the nausea and cramps, etc...

  20. Question about methadone.. 14th August 2004
    ... phenergan,compazine for nausea/vomiting...In addition Clonidine is available as both a tablet ( different mgs/strengths ... patch ( also different strengths) ...I am a big fan of Clonidine being used for heroin,pharmaceutical opiate detox...
    ... took EVERY suggestion, EVERY drug, was wearing the clonidine patch, and still, there was no pill or potion that...

  21. Day 3....Thanks guys for all the help/suggestions.. 12th August 2004
    ... -even if you ease your withdrawal by meds such as Clonidine or Immodium or Valium, etc--I could tap you on the...
    ... a 150 -200mg a day habit. My doctor prescribed me Clonidine or ( Katapress) patch and I couldn't believe it. It...
    ... a 150 -200mg a day habit. My doctor prescribed me Clonidine or ( Katapress) patch and I couldn't believe it. It...

  22. ULTRAM. Nonadictive? Not true 12th August 2004
    ... here help me with someway to get off the meds. I used Clonidine for my Hydro withdrawls and it was great. Is there...

  23. Need Help Please...Withdrawls 11th August 2004
    ... remember--for pain pill withdrawal--discussion of Clonidine (requires an Rx), Immodium for stomach, vitamins ...

  24. Trying to kick darvocet 11th August 2004
    ... in and get a couple of things to ease withdrawal ( clonidine and maybe a muscle relaxer)? Good luck and let...
    ... in and get a couple of things to ease withdrawal ( clonidine and maybe a muscle relaxer)? Good luck and let...

  25. Its my Birthday and I can't stop crying 7th August 2004
    ... to you at this time. Are you using those meds like Clonidine to help? Forgive me for not remembering your earlier...
    ... has a much quicker onset...) I am a big fan of using Clonidine when people are detoxing from opiates - it is available...

  26. Scared, Crying inside............ 3rd August 2004
    ... ever have. He cut me off the Hydros and put me on Clonidine patch which is a high blood pressure medicine. For...

  27. Update, and question on hydro withdrawal 2nd August 2004
    ... baths is highly recommded for the skin crawlies. And clonidine (available only with a prescription), immodium, benedryl...

  28. Milk Thistle, Alpha Lipoic Acid, H2O 31st July 2004
    ... last time I went through this, I was wearing a 3mg clonidine patch and washing down huge doses of valium with mass...
    ... but not right now. It hurts! Actually, between the Clonidine and the Ativan I seem to be doing pretty well. I'm...

  29. How bad will it be.....someone? 29th July 2004
    ... last from Aug 4th till August 14th. Now, I do have Clonidine 0.1mg (40tbs)and 0.2mg(20tbs) , Ativan 1mg(27tbs) ... tolerable enough for me to enjoy myself? How much does the Clonidine and Lorazepam actually help? I've never used it before...
    ... the clonidine and ativan will help lots, and they really helped...
    ... may make that happen. Someone tell me how much Clonidine or Ativan helped them with their withdrawals. I would...
    ... know that last time I went through w/d's without the Clonidine and Ativan, I couldn't concentrate enough to accomplish...
    ... Neurontin for the twitching, restlessness, and anxiety, clonidine for the shakes and sweats, and Provigil, which is...
    ... feeling much worse right now than I am. Maybe the combo Clonidine , Ativan, and Naproxin is actually doing better than...

  30. Vicodin Addict & Withdrawl (Help me...) 26th July 2004
    ... given more Darvocet, suppositories for nausea and Clonidine . I was told I should not go "cold turkey" since I...
    ... tell you that you can go cold turkey if you take the Clonidine . I am a recovered Hydro addict and was set free from ... them with the clonidine . I was taking 15 10/325s a day and was going through ... incredibale withdrawls. Doctor put me on Clonidine and I didn't have one symptom. He put me on a patch ... years of it. I am now 6 weeks free and feeling great. Clonidine works and it isn't a replacement for pain relief....

  31. 1st time here, addicted to Vicodin-7 months, PLEASE HELP. 21st July 2004
    ... severity of the withdrawals. You'll need either a clonidine patch or clonidine in pill form for your Blood pressure...
    ... hydo habit. 'Fessed up to my doctor and he gave me Clonidine Patch and Gabitril. The worst was over after 3...

  32. I'm getting help 19th July 2004
    ... Julie, Clonidine is a patch, generally used for High Blood pressure ... , Naltrexone is a opiate blocker! I was using the Clonidine and getting down 2 like 2-3 Hydros per day and it ... so I say DO NOT take that damned drug :) but the Clonidine was nice, great drug, I'm sure you're DOC would approve...

  33. Dosage on clonidine? 13th July 2004
    ... Hi, I was prescribed clonidine pills (.1mg- up to 4x a day as needed) when I saw ... at night) and insomnia. Good thing is, for me, the clonidine KNOCKS ME OUT, in fact, can only take it at night...
    ... [QUOTE=John 3:16]Hi, I was prescribed clonidine pills (.1mg- up to 4x a day as needed) when I saw ... at night) and insomnia. Good thing is, for me, the clonidine KNOCKS ME OUT, in fact, can only take it at night ... both ends.... My regular Md. put me on the 1 mg clonidine patch,a librium taper down course(yucccchhh!) and...

  34. Nine days Hydro free and Proud! 13th July 2004
    ... Hi Bigepop, I saw your post on the Clonidine patch thread that Seabee57 started. I went to page...

  35. Help With Sleep.....day 5 Of Detox 12th July 2004
    ... heartrate is still around 80-90. I have been on an .2 Clonidine Patch since Friday. Thanks for your help! Thomas63...

  36. Day 3 Of My Hydro Detox!!! 10th July 2004
    ... little help yesterday from my doctor, who gave me Clonidine Patch and Gabitril to help me get some sleep. Although...

  37. Detox update 8 days sober..I'm Back. 10th July 2004
    ... in my 8th day of vicoden free living? I tried the clonidine patch, and I became very anxiety filled. Is this...

  38. Time to tell my (LONG) story... 9th July 2004
    ... medication that will lessen the symptoms of withdrawal: clonidine , strong stomach cramp relievers, klonipin or other ... the stuff. :-( So, I had no medical helpers like clonidine to help me out (though I do have a few klonipin, which...

  39. starting tapering schedule 7th July 2004
    ... I am also going to take Barts advice and try the clonidine if things get rought but I am hoping to do this slow...
    ... dosage from here on out. I don't think you need the clonidine , your habit is tolerable. It would probably make...
    ... and give in. That is why I went cold turkey with the Clonidine patch. I am now 13 days free and off the patch and...

  40. Recovery Plan from Herion 6th July 2004
    ... detox off Methadone years down the road. I did use Clonidine for the first couple of weeks. I hope you and your...

  41. Hello John 3:16 4th July 2004
    ... 8 days- I read and commented on your thread about clonidine ! Glad it worked for you! Yes, there are a few...

  42. Oxy addiction.....my first post 3rd July 2004
    ... addiction? If so, there are drugs (non-opiate) like Clonidine that can greatly lessen the effects of withdrawal...
    ... Hi There, I am a firm believer of Clonidine . I concoure with TwinLynn on it. I was on 20 Hydros ... have to helpin some way or another} So he put me on Clonidine . I was withdrawling for 36 hr when I saw him and when ... on it. Look at web sites. That is my testimony to Clonidine . Just here to let you know also that I am new to...

  43. Clonidine 3rd July 2004
    ... Was taking Clonidine for withdrawals to Heroin, felt almost minimal withdrawals...
    ... encouraging news. I am going to talk to my doc about the clonidine . The worst part about this is I am honestly on my ... this or should I take a little time offl. Will the clonidine work that well. Thanks for talking to me and thanks...
    ... day Lortab habit and my addictionologis prescribed clonidine (pills- so that I could "control" my intake more)...
    ... Haven't been on for awhile. I was reading and the clonidine caught my eye. Does anyone know if it works for getting...
    ... Does anyone know if clonidine works for valium withdrawal? How about for SSRI's...

  44. home alone 2nd July 2004
    ... will be facing that decision. Please check into the Clonidine . It really works. I had no diarrea, no fever, No chills...

  45. Alcohol Self Detox w/Xanax 27th June 2004
    ... now for 7 days. My doctor prescribed a patch called Clonidine . It got me through with no withdrawls at all. As I...
    ... now for 7 days. My doctor prescribed a patch called Clonidine . It got me through with no withdrawls at all. As I...
    ... might be laughed at in 100 years. Such is history. Clonidine sounds great for fast alcohol detox if affective as ... Until we get much more than a post from one that used Clonidine to come off opiates, I`d say stick with the benzos...

  46. Ultram Withdrawal 25th June 2004
    ... feel alot better. you can also ask your doctor for " clonidine " its a blood pressure pill...but, it works wonders...

  47. Michelle (and the rest of you!)...check in with us! 24th June 2004
    ... propranolol (a beta-blocker..I believe it's similar to clonidine )...I just had to double...maybe even triple my dosage...

  48. Methadone Detox question? 24th June 2004
    ... down to the five zone he suggested to me that maybe clonidine to help w/blood pressure/skin/restless leg syndrome...

  49. Update on my methadone w/d's +----- 23rd June 2004
    ... clonidine ...for sleep trazadone....must see a doc for both,they...

  50. subutex 20th June 2004
    ... those areas along w/other anti-depressants...thats why clonidine has some effect over the w/d's cause they think it...

  51. [B]I'm Sorry....[/B] 19th June 2004
    ... drinking lots of water, those hot baths, immodium, clonidine (if your dr. will prescribe it) and an anti-anxiety...

  52. I slipped again 17th June 2004
    ... detoxing again.. bluej Blue have you considered the clonidine patch? You said that you are taking the vikes? Clonidine...

  53. Nephew addicted to Oxycontin, He desperately needs help! 17th June 2004
    ... ready to get off them. what i can say is that the drug clonidine (the blood pressure pill) really works well for the ... into a state funded med. detox where he can get the clonidine . if not, find a good doctor (an addictionoligist)...
    ... all his w/d illness...he could go to a doc and get clonidine and trazadone for sleep and w/d symptoms...could go...

  54. To Michelle 15th June 2004
    ... next three or four days- like a muscle relaxer or a clonidine patch or pills or anything? Just curious~ I am...
    ... thanks Michelle yes I am perscribed 0.1mg clonidine but they are pills and I am perscribed kolonopin[have...
    ... hot, hot baths! My addictionologist gave me some clonidine pills today as I am still having bouts of sweating...

  55. opiates still kicking my butt........ 14th June 2004
    ... head thing" - One other thing that really helps is Clonidine patches. If your Dr. knows about this addiction,...

  56. Newbie needs help/advice on methadone 13th June 2004
    ... kolonopin for sleep and try to ask your doctor for clonidine to help the skin crawling feeling.Maybe you should...

  57. trying to get off opiates 11th June 2004
    ... symptoms, its just the darn cravings. However I am taking clonidine and a mild benzo and today is day 5. The fact of the...

  58. Here We Go Again-Help Please 11th June 2004
    ... do a rapid detox then and he'll get his neurontin, clonidine and sedative, but he's still not going to get provigil...

  59. Michelle 10th June 2004
    ... and my doctor, and went cold turkey. Doc gave me clonidine and trazadone, which I took for about three days,...

  60. Pharmacies and early refills? 9th June 2004
    ... for months at a time, and fill up prescriptions for Clonidine , Neurontin and Klonopin for short periods, and did...

  61. Day 6- some advice on Xanax? 9th June 2004
    ... I would have been over it a long time ago. Also, clonidine at night will help you sleep. For anyone considering...

  62. Getting off of vikes again 8th June 2004
    ... doctor gave me some mild benzos for anxiety and some clonidine patches. My question is are these safe to take and...
    ... of now. As far as your meds, I never used the clonidine because I have a 6, 4, and 2 year old to take care ... of and I can't be "knocked out" (as some say the clonidine does to you). The addictionologist I saw has me on...
    ... of now. As far as your meds, I never used the clonidine because I have a 6, 4, and 2 year old to take care ... of and I can't be "knocked out" (as some say the clonidine does to you). The addictionologist I saw has me on ... feeling any wd's right now and I am not wearing the clonidine patch yet either. I know the wd's are coming I don...
    ... Dog, I took clonidine for three days, and all it did was give me a dry mouth...
    ... good friend. My prayers are with you.... As for the clonidine .....when i went to the Dr. one of the times i tried...
    ... syndrome and the shakes. I do have to say that the clonidine patch has helped but it does make me tired at times ... over with. I kinda wish that I could take off the clonidine patch but I was told not to as it can raise your blood...
    ... Day 8 without the vikes, I took off the clonidine patch yesterday. I think that it made me feel worse...

  63. Seeking Advice on Hydro Detox 7th June 2004
    ... doc for chemical transition to non opiate detox... clonidine for blood pressure,trazadone for sleep issues.......

  64. twist of fate... 5th June 2004
    ... weeks under doctor and LCN supervision. They stay one Clonidine , phenobarbital or depakot/neurontin during the remainder...

  65. To Stillfrommy 29th May 2004
    ... not knowing about it. So this is what I did. I took Clonidine which helped me to not puke. I also took Valium (only...

  66. Serious Problem! 27th May 2004
    ... that you dont want to be on these med's anymore, Use Clonidine for b/p and cramps, Motrin, (they use Neurontin but...
    ... this to not be terribly difficult. You can get some clonidine and trazadone to ease the symptoms. Good luck....
    ... better than you did while high. For the legs, I took clonidine for three days, and it really helped, plus, its non...

  67. Banker... 27th May 2004
    ... if were me, I would not do it alone w/o the help of clonidine and everything else that is needed for opiate w/d...

  68. What have I overlooked?? 27th May 2004
    ... Have your doctor prescribe some clonidine for the withdrawal symptoms, and some trazadone to...

  69. michelle???My belle... 27th May 2004
    ... detox someone coming off hydros or heroine, with the clonidine patch, etc. I read what your Dr. had to say, and...

  70. Getting off Sub 25th May 2004
    ... benzos though.... Most doctores will use Phenobarb and Clonidine for risk of dependency from the benzodiazepine. ...

  71. Lortab WITHDRAWS Please HELP! 23rd May 2004
    ... symptoms, but I've never tried them. One is called Clonidine , I think. And small doses of Klonipin (anti-anxiety...
    ... all together? Tapering was always hard for me to do. Clonidine helps with withdrawl but you have to have a script...

  72. To John 3:16 18th May 2004
    ... withdrawal - it was not fun, but I got myself some Clonidine pills and some Valium along with Immodium (pill form ... soaking baths and tried to drink lots of fluids. The Clonidine really helped me to not thow up. But the runs were ... immodium. At night I took the Valium to help sleep = the clonidine made me sleepy too. Another thing that really helped...

  73. Surfacing up thru the Mirky Mire of Pills 16th May 2004
    ... withdrawal - it was not fun, but I got myself some Clonidine pills and some Valium along with Immodium (pill form ... soaking baths and tried to drink lots of fluids. The Clonidine really helped me to not thow up. But the runs were ... immodium. At night I took the Valium to help sleep = the clonidine made me sleepy too. Another thing that really helped...
    ... better quickly (I was taking 30+ per day). Get some clonidine and trazadone, which both really help with the symptoms...

  74. Help Quitting Oxycontin 13th May 2004
    ... and it won't kill you. Your doctor can prescribe clonidine to help ease the withdrawals symptoms, and trazadone...

  75. Now getting off the Suboxone 10th May 2004
    ... protocol as when you withdraw from any opiates, the clonidine patch, etc.) I only was in the hospital for 3 days...
    ... he took me off the suboxone as well, using just a clonidine patch, the normal amount of valium, etc. He told...

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