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  1. taking too many lortab 22nd August 2003
    ... October 2002 until about 7 weeks ago when I was put on suboxone . It's hard to explain how the suboxone makes me feel ... lasted less than 48 hours when I first started the suboxone but have none now. I don't get any kind of high ... to be a dream and there really isn't such a drug as suboxone and I'm going to be out there fighting the cravings ... for someone like me to turn, much less a drug like suboxone or even methadone, and I would have been left to my...

  2. Poem on quitting- 22nd August 2003
    ... and sounded like 9 days ago until i started taking suboxone i feel wonderful i have more energy than when i was ... doctors let me know or type in in your search bar( suboxone physician locator)that should work.i dont even think...

  3. Message for Hope4Today and Chef 21st August 2003
    ... blessing. He really knows what he's doing in relation to Suboxone and addiction. Just be honest and open with him so...

  4. Has Pain Pills Caused Anyone Health Problems???? 21st August 2003
    ... throat. Even after I stopped vicodin and went on suboxone , i had these problems. I was prescribed Nexium which...

  5. Subox withdrawal...how long??? 20th August 2003
    ... I took my last suboxone 5 days ago and have been feeling like crap ever since ... take the edge off." I feel stuck. When I'm on the suboxone , I feel great. Now that I'm off, my energy level...
    ... your doctor say? From what I've heard some may be on Suboxone long-term and for those who want to get off of it...
    ... first few days were wonderful. But they had given me suboxone to take home with me in case I needed it. Even though...
    ... doctor did not tell you that you would have WD from Suboxone ?? And then only gave you a 10-day supply to wean ... to find another doctor. I've heard weaning off of Suboxone will take months, not days for those who will come ... it for life, like my husband. Chef's right . . . Suboxone by itself may not be the answer. A true program of ... have pain issues do you think you would be put on Suboxone ? ...
    ... be right that my husband will get tired of taking Suboxone . But for now he's happy and doing well and under ... could and spending thousands of dollars per month ( Suboxone is costing him $50/month for 20mg/day). He's also ... and life-time usage is a good option for him. BTW, Suboxone MAY be the easy way out for some (and I do think some...
    ... let alone an addict with pain issues. If he's on Suboxone forever, that's fine with me as long as he's happy...

  6. Jeffie . . . how did your NA meetings go? 18th August 2003
    ... I'm under a doctor's care and on a new drug called suboxone and that I had been afraid that they would think I...
    ... husband said he accidentally took too much of the Suboxone for a couple of the days and ran short, but he called ... his prescription early. There is a ceiling on the Suboxone so you supposedly can't get high even if you do take...

  7. can someone help me, I'm addicted to vicoprofen and it's getting out of control 18th August 2003
    ... chronic pain patients are excellent candidates for suboxone (bup), potentially... Someone else here posted about ... need "recovery" in addition to "not using." I'm on suboxone now, which DOES abate cravings, but the addict in...
    ... not be pleasant to get off. You can go CT, taper or suboxone as 3 front line choices. There are meds that will...
    ... was on methodone for his back)and this new drug ... suboxone ,which at least you get a prescription,so you dont ... drugs,,what i hear ,,most doctors start people on suboxone ,not subutex, which i think is wrong,who wants to ... the starting line.,,,2hours after my first dose of suboxone ,i ran to get some opiates,,because of stomach pain ... ,,im new to suboxone so i'll let you guys know how it go's....if you plan...

  8. I am a sad soal 17th August 2003
    ... 4mygirls3 look into taking suboxone , 9 days ago i came back from florida absolutely misserable ... of than pills and methadone.u have to look at the suboxone physician locator for your state and keep calling...

  9. Gabbi . . . how are you doing? 17th August 2003
    ... Gabbi, even with the help of suboxone I think we're destined to feel worse before we feel...

  10. suboxone 16th August 2003
    ... Good for you! My husband has been on Suboxone for over a month now and has never been happier. ...

  11. need some help 16th August 2003
    ... hi i started suboxone its a maintanance program it took the withdrawls away ... symptoms whatsoever and mentally i feel great.look up a suboxone physician locator for your state and you will get ... and all of them relentlessly.it is better being on suboxone than being on pills or meth.i started this week and ... this drug claims that it is much easier to get off suboxone than pills or meth,good luck and keep me posted and...
    ... I wouldn't think you'd qualify for suboxone as you're consumption level is waaay low, comparatively...

  12. Gratitude 16th August 2003
    ... better than I am! - AA, NA, Al-Anon, 12-steps and Suboxone ! That's just four . . . I could go on and on but...

  13. Am I clean or not? Some thoughts 16th August 2003
    ... actually felt GOOD. When I went on subutex and then suboxone for my last detox several weeks ago, I had an experience ... I would really benefit from trying maintenance on suboxone , but who knows. I do notice a difference...while ... I've been off the suboxone I feel all those old feelings again...the edginess ... them medically. And noone sees THAT as wrong. I see suboxone as the same way, at least for SOME people. I think...
    ... questions you pose will help those who are taking Suboxone determine if they are clean and in recovery or not ... lifetime medication. I hope my husband stays on the Suboxone for the rest of his life, because he's been happier ... years! I thank God daily for NA, AA, Al-Anon and Suboxone !! Take care and have a great weekend! ...
    ... mind... So my reasoning for really wanting to pursue suboxone as a maintenance is that I know I can't stay away ... just don't feel happy or well. When I was on the suboxone for around 2 weeks recently for detox purposes however ... Powerless to say the least!!!! Again, my interest in suboxone is certainly just a personal decision, and I wish...
    ... and was reading this, so I have to ask.....what is suboxone ?? Is it used like Methadone to fight an addiction...
    ... Hooked, do a search both here and on the internet for " suboxone ," and you'll find everything you want to know....

  14. Hey Gabbi 15th August 2003
    ... How are things going? Are the side-effects from the suboxone lessening any? Please keep us posted. You are in...

  15. OK MSCONTIN!!!!!!!!! 15th August 2003
    ... Thank you Gabbi and all the rest. Luckily I am on suboxone now, when this happened before, was when I went into...

  16. Hope and/or all sub-people 15th August 2003
    ... at meetings, if you attend them? Share about your suboxone therapy, I mean... Or would you (or do you) keep ... to "share" about "where I am" without including the suboxone , you know? But I'm afraid that, first of all, many...
    ... My guess is if you share your experience with Suboxone you'll have more people ask you questions about the ... Tell your group that you're afraid to share about Suboxone because you don't want to be judged or whatever it...
    ... in probably half of those meetings that I take the suboxone . Everyone is very accepting and they constantly inundate ... the majority of folks that are being prescribed the suboxone are having some truly amazing results. There are a ... sort of a gag reflex that they encounter when the suboxone is being dissolved under the tongue -- it is some...

  17. Averages 15th August 2003
    ... detrimental effects are to the long term ingestion of suboxone , but it can't be worse than umpteen mgs of tylenol...
    ... addictionologist says he is a "chronic relapser" he's on Suboxone and may very well be on it for the rest of his life ... to 3-5 meetings/week and practices the steps. So Suboxone is not the only part of his recovery. Oh, BTW, he...

  18. lucky,sparky, anyone on sub ?? 15th August 2003
    ... mild withdrawal symtoms until you are stable on the suboxone and this could be the w/ds from the opiates.i had ... like others i have had no luck tapering off of the suboxone .i ran out 2days early one time,and the w/ds were terrible ... going good for you and TRYnot to use while on the suboxone as i think it really messes the brain up.verylucky ... only one on here that has not used while taking the suboxone so to me that says something.just hang in there gabbi...
    ... really hope that you get the same effects from the suboxone that I have and my guess is that you will after your...
    ... duty stuff. Like I've said before, I started the suboxone at 16 mgs and increased steadily -- because of the...

  19. Gabbi 14th August 2003
    ... you are tired of me talking about the benefits of suboxone but the experience has truly been amazing for me personally ... tapering process. From everything I have read about suboxone , it needs to be tapered very slowly to prevent the ... you should be placed on a maintenance dose of the suboxone ? Personally, I would not be adverse to a maintenance...
    ... vicodins; so for me, for now, I can put the option of suboxone on the shelf. My kitties are fine, in fact I gave ... your decision ultimately what you want to do with the suboxone , stay on it forever, or taper, or ??? However, I...
    ... pressure). So, it's possible that underneath the suboxone , your body is still feeling some withdrawal from what...
    ... . . . according to my husband's addictionologist, Suboxone is currently being tested as an anti-depressant. ... but I'm quite certain my husband does. Again, maybe Suboxone isn't the right treatment for you but I do hope my ... very happy. I'm sure there are plenty of folks on Suboxone like yourself or trying to get on it to take the easy ... them off. Good luck to you and getting off of the Suboxone . ...
    ... who knows he's an addict, but doesn't know about the Suboxone ) even noticed from day one of the Suboxone that he ... I have my husband back. And I have God, NA/AA and Suboxone to thank for that. Good luck to you . . . I hope...
    ... Where encountering people who negatively react to my suboxone treatment is concerned, my doctor told me to think ... actually think she would be an excellent candidate for suboxone , or maybe methodone, since chef says it works better ... example to her, whether I taper from or remain on suboxone , because at the very least suboxone IS a step up from...
    ... meeting has a problem with you and your choice to take Suboxone then they need to take a look at their own program...
    ... in probably half of those meetings that I take the suboxone . Everyone is very accepting and they constantly inundate ... the majority of folks that are being prescribed the suboxone are having some truly amazing results. There are ... sort of a gag reflex that they encounter when the suboxone is being dissolved under the tongue -- it is some...

  20. main-lining buphenorphine 13th August 2003
    ... Good post Chef. If you run the suboxone up your arm, my understanding is that you get the...
    ... have been on both methadone and buprenex which is suboxone im told which do you think works better for addiction...
    ... from opiates (I used vicodin the day before) to the suboxone without any problems. Some people are recommending...
    ... oldtimer,i to went from oxys to suboxone within 24hrs. meaning my last dose of oxy was the ... night before i started the suboxone and i had NO problems at all.that doesnt mean that...
    ... fifteen norco the same day I began with first 8 mgs of suboxone , then 8 more that night. I'm taking 48mgs total currently ... think, since most are caused by the naloxone in the suboxone --at least that's my understanding. Hope that answers...

  21. spark-o-cet 13th August 2003
    ... How are you doing with the suboxone I am on 4 mgs up from 2 because of slips. Does your...
    ... know of one person that has not used while on the suboxone and that is a scary picture...
    ... have any other types of recovery plans other than the Suboxone ? Good luck to you!...
    ... hope i have no none other plans if the suboxone doesnt work but im not giving up on it just yet tho...

  22. Tim how you doing? 13th August 2003
    ... the internet. I am doing ok planning to start the suboxone on thursday, I am/was very excited about it. But it...

  23. former post 13th August 2003
    ... that post dissappered.the main reason i chose the suboxone was because i have to work everday just to survive...
    ... Spark . . . what does your doctor say about using Suboxone long-term? If it makes you feel "normal" and there...

  24. All Posters . . . Please Read: 12th August 2003
    ... There are some people who are taking the drug Suboxone as a part of their own program and some who are contemplati ... this drug. Keep your comments to what you know about Suboxone from your OWN EXPERIENCE. If you don't take the drug...

  25. wheres captain jack? 12th August 2003
    ... that has helped me feel halfway normal so far is the suboxone . I stayed clean for a 14 month stretch in the last ... always felt that there was something missing and the suboxone seems to fill that hole up that some of us addicts ... feel in our guts/souls. Since I started taking the suboxone 5 weeks ago, I feel what I perceive to be "normal ... The only side-effect I'm currently having from the suboxone is very vivid dreams. They are so real they wake...
    ... other posts where the Dr. was adjusting your taper to suboxone . I am going to start it on thurs was wondering if...
    ... can go back to 8mgs per day for a while.i started on suboxone may 1st. and was doing real good had one week slip ... has not been easy since.if you are just starting on suboxone ,please try not to use at all during the course of ... really messes with the brain if you use while on the suboxone .seems like the sub. doesnt work as good as it did...
    ... before app. and had BAD w/ds.you do have w/ds on the suboxone just like the chef said you would it is not as bad ... start a antidepressent when you get down to 2mgs of suboxone for some people as the depression is pretty rough...
    ... you weren't on any antidepressant once starting the suboxone ? I am hoping to start one, which should be fully kicked...
    ... gabbi, just some thoughts on the suboxone .you might want to reconsider the suboxone for treatment ... maybe mine were worse because i used some while on the suboxone i dont know.if you can use the suboxone without slipping ... use a little and get high then get right back on the suboxone and you can,but it makes EVERYTHING alot harder to ... do.the longer i stay on suboxone the more i agree with the chef-suboxone lets you quit...
    ... thread too: What does your doctor say about using Suboxone long-term? If it makes you feel "normal" and there...
    ... this board seems to have used some while taking the suboxone seems like and that makes it harder good luck hope...
    ... was really crowded. Verylucky has not used while on Suboxone and I know that because he is random urine tested ... and has tested negative for opiates since being on Suboxone . He never used needles, but has been in two outpatient ... prescribed forever have more side effects than the Suboxone , so as long as he's happy and feeling great, using ... Suboxone permanently is fine with both of us. He says he has...
    ... yes things are not going as well as i had hoped.the suboxone is good but it isnt what i had hoped and prayed for ... would not be where iam at now if it werent for the suboxone but seems like it isnt working as good as i hoped...
    ... yes you wouldn't be where you are now with out the suboxone . That is how I feel, I don't have the strength to...
    ... lot better now than i was 6months ago all because of suboxone .i think my using quite a bit while taking it hurt ... thankful for that.dont let my stories stop you from the suboxone it might be perfect for yourself...
    ... I have not had a single craving since starting the suboxone over a month ago. One of the things I'm starting ... accordingly. The biggest problem I'm seeing with the suboxone is that some of the docs are afraid to prescribe large ... information" section (I think it's that section) on the suboxone website, it indicates that most benefits occur with...
    ... It sounds like your doc knows quite a bit about the suboxone so that is very encouraging. Best of luck and keep...

  26. 2nd full day on suboxone 11th August 2003
    ... you! Are you doing anything else to supplement your Suboxone treatment? i.e. 12 steps, therapy, or other recovery...
    ... This question is for anyone on suboxone . Is your doctor keeping you on it sort of permanantly ... Let me know what to expect from a doc who prescribes suboxone . I made a call to a doc that lives kind of far away...

  27. little bit about me. 11th August 2003
    ... 2002 until about 5 weeks ago when I was put on the suboxone . It's hard to explain how the suboxone makes me feel ... lasted less than 48 hours when I first started the suboxone but have none now (other than really vivid dreams ... to be a dream and there really isn't such a drug as suboxone and I'm going to be out there fighting the cravings ... for someone like me to turn, much less a drug like suboxone or even methadone, and I would have been left to my...
    ... and attended my first NA meeting... Started on the suboxone Friday night. I guess there's a part of me that feels ... past five or eight years... And I know that with the suboxone I'm not yet "home free" by any means. But I AM so ... And always keeping in the back of my mind that a suboxone tapering process is forthcoming... In case you're...

  28. Hi Monday 11th August 2003
    ... the past two weeks have done great (thanks to the suboxone !) but it is still a daily struggle. As I've said...

  29. question about suboxone 10th August 2003
    ... specific question. If you have just taken your dose of suboxone , you will not feel the "high" of another opiate; but ... if you stop the suboxone for 24 hours - it's gone from your system - and you ... you DOC if that's what you want to do !!! So - the suboxone doesn't stay in you body and perpetually block other...

  30. reply to bigboymike re:meth 9th August 2003
    ... more dangerous( I od'ed 3x's from them) I now take suboxone which i am begining a sllloooowwww taper, Iwas on...

  31. sick husband 9th August 2003
    ... circulation. I eventually ended up being put on suboxone and it has been amazing the difference in the way...

  32. Suboxone on Sun. 8th August 2003
    ... healthboards.com/ubb/smile.gif[/img] Anyway, take the suboxone exactly as prescribed and tell your doctor of any...
    ... Hydros, Hi, I am also planning to start the suboxone on Thursday, would be very interested to hear your...
    ... going down 2 mgs 8 days ago. The half-life on the suboxone is supposed to be so long that it gives your brain...
    ... pills on my own and having to give in to going on the suboxone . But, it really does sound so good, and some people...
    ... 4 years before they even came out with subutex and suboxone ...it does seem like a miracle drug but it isnt...it...
    ... this is just my opinion from my experience of taking suboxone for ONLY 1 month and, from what you've indicated,...
    ... chef maybe you should try the suboxone because it is different than the injectable stuff ... on the dr can taper you down and start you on the suboxone .i know people with addictions as bad or worse as yours ... they have had great sucess going from the meth to the suboxone .it is like anything else,a person has to want to be ... didnt work for you back four yrs ago,doesnt mean the suboxone will not work for you.it has naloxone in it and it...
    ... do a great job of doing just that. Now, about the suboxone . You said there are "pros and cons" and keep stressing...
    ... naltrexone issue. My understanding is that the way the suboxone is usually *****istered (under the tongue) only allows ... doctors I know in recovery, the naltrexone is in the suboxone to prevent it from being injected, etc., because,...

  33. Percokitty--About Insurance 8th August 2003
    ... Hi, Congratulations on starting the suboxone , you are on the way to recovery!! I am considering...

  34. Is there really a way out? 7th August 2003
    ... what I'm going to see a doctor for today myself: suboxone . I'm a single mom with a horrendous hydro habit. ... daughter. Anyway I am so grateful that we now have the suboxone as a true "WAY OUT!" So the answer to your question ... really is YES! Suboxone is for me and could be for you, the first step... ... Boy I sure hope so... But FIRST, do a search for suboxone , which is exactly the advice someone posted here that ... considering the cost of stuff off the streets, for the suboxone . Doctor said I was looking at about $20 a day, but...
    ... few of your posts - wow, that alot of money for the suboxone !! I've been exploring it here, and even w/o insurance ... consultation or the cost of the meds per day. ie. 8mg of suboxone is about $5/day. Also you mentioned insurance .....

  35. HELP re Bup finale to MS Contin taper (????) 6th August 2003
    ... nitpicker, I also feel compelled to point out that Suboxone contains naloxone, not naltrexone, a BIG difference ... pain pt? Because you will never legally qualify for Suboxone maintenance unless you meet the DSM criteria for opioid...
    ... interest was sparked by something you said...that Suboxone contains naloxone, not naltrexone and that there is...
    ... he was able to obtain from professional websites re Suboxone and Subutex. I am also still eager to follow thru...
    ... analgesics, and you are going from the MS Contin to the suboxone as a result, doesn't mean your opiate receptors aren ... catch up. It doesn't matter if you switch to the suboxone for only a week, the fact is your neurotransmitters ... "trial and error" to find the right dosage of the suboxone to match the stimulation that the opiate receptors ... Therefore, I was started on a relatively high dose of the suboxone ... 12 mgs. That wasn't enough to stop the W/Ds so ... that I may have to take a "maintenance dose" of the suboxone for the rest of my life. That's cool with me as long ... situation other than the fact that you can use the suboxone to taper off the opiates that your body has become ... learned, is a really good idea since the W/Ds from suboxone are supposed to be much less severe than the W/Ds ... MS Contin is 10 hours. Comparatively speaking, the suboxone has a half-life of 24 hours. Which means the receptors ... stimulating mechanism by a much slower means when using the suboxone . (Again, this is purely hypothetical, so don't anyone...

  36. addiction help 6th August 2003
    ... just doesnt fit me like alot of other people. I am on suboxone maint and wont to be drug free. But my doctor doesnt...
    ... here, newly embarking on recovery myself. Going for suboxone appointment tomorrow. Went to second NA meeting last...
    ... I am on 4mg suboxone a day. Half a tablet every 6 hours, helps with pain...
    ... been to (really hard core) and they don't know what suboxone is. So according to them I am not clean. Which I don...
    ... accepted by a sponsor before having to be totally off the suboxone as well, but you may be right about that too... I...
    ... know that you are not alone with your "slipping" on suboxone . I have 5x's since I started in may. Ms contin EVERY...
    ... his opinion. I asked him if he considered being on suboxone being clean. He told me that as long as I take it...

  37. Kitty...are you there?? 5th August 2003
    ... that. Are you one of the ones that is considering suboxone ?? Are you trying to taper, what is your story and...
    ... to taper one last time before surrendering to the suboxone . I have read a lot of your posts and it does seem ... had an appt for Monday and was ready to start the suboxone , but my sitter backed out so now I can't go until ... she is such a great kid. You are very happy with suboxone ? Have you decreased your dose yet? Thanks for listening...
    ... she is such a great kid. You are very happy with suboxone ? Have you decreased your dose yet? Thanks for listening ... . Gabbi, I am ok with the suboxone , but I am wanting to get off due to the cost of it...
    ... feeling prior to seeing the Dr. (tomorrow) about the suboxone . I will see him anyway, however, I feel I can do...

  38. Suboxone here I come! 5th August 2003
    ... Jeffie, I think you will find the suboxone to be a good experience for you. I know it has been ... Of course, it doesn't work that way. I started the Suboxone about 3 weeks ago and the results have been amazing ... couple of docs here that are certified to prescribe the suboxone . Which part of the state do you live? Take care ... and keep us posted as to how your suboxone experience goes. verylucky a/k/a hopefortoday's husband...
    ... about you? Also, when or will you begin to taper from suboxone ? Are you worried about that process at all? TIA...
    ... t have any. I started on a real high dose of the suboxone (22 mg ... because I was taking so much Oxycontin...

  39. Okie and Philster 5th August 2003
    ... stop, but I think even right now I could not go on Suboxone because I heard it wont help the pain, so now I feel...
    ... Cowboy I know a lot of people say suboxone doesn't do anything for pain. But it does take the ... edge off my pain. I have 2 herniated discs. Suboxone has buprenex in it which is a narcotic and is used ... problem and stil have pain but find it manageable with suboxone and antiinflamatorys. You made it 9 days without anything...

  40. Suboxone-a week later 4th August 2003
    ... I wanted to inform everyone of my impressions of Suboxone (almost) a week later. I am so glad that I did go ... I felt great. I switched from the Subutex to the Suboxone on Friday and still feel really good. What has impressed ... is that my doctor doesn't intend to keep me on the suboxone as a maintenance measure, he only gave me enough for ... I really want to "convince" him to let me stay on suboxone . it's the first time in a LONG time that I feel ... people who have been put on maintenance dosages of suboxone by their doctor...how did you get him to do this? ... a follow-up of my experience to say that obviously suboxone isn't for everyone. And I can understand not wanting...
    ... you eeyore! If your doctor won't keep you on the Suboxone . . . find another doctor who will! Read what this ... website has to say about doctors who just use Suboxone for detox: [url="http://www.etfrc.com/SuboxoneResources ... .htm"]http://www.etfrc.com/ Suboxone Resources.htm[/url] (Website pre-approved by AddictionMod...
    ... Hi, Congratulations on feeling good with suboxone . I noticed you said you didn't feel too well the ... withdraw from the pills first? before you started the suboxone ? I hear that this is recommended. I ask because I ... was put on suboxone on 2 separate occasions (I'm on it now as a maintenance ... time, I went straight from oxycontin and vicodins to suboxone , and went into immediate withdrawals and it was the ... detox; it wasn't that bad) just prior to taking the suboxone ; and this time it was great. It has helped me sooo ... drugs gave me; that's why I ultimately decided on suboxone . Don't be too hard on yourself for substituting one...
    ... told my doctor that. From what I understand, since Suboxone has naltrexone in it, it can cause withdrawal symptoms ... who might know...if my doctor won't keep me on the Suboxone for maintenance, will I feel withdrawal from ending ... the Suboxone ? Actaully, according the dosage instructions my doctor ... gave me, I'll be taking my last dose of Suboxone this Friday evening...and I won't see the doctor til ... whether or not I'll feel any withdrawals from the suboxone ...by Friday I'll have been on some form of buprenorphine...
    ... a very slow taper. But it is easyier tapering with suboxone than all the other narcotics out there. I would make...
    ... you through the withdrawals? and then started you on suboxone ? Is that right? As I said my experience in taking ... suboxone to early after having other narcotics, it put me in ... why your Dr. put you on subutex for 3 days, and then suboxone -- Subutex is normally given to help withdrawals; ... and suboxone is usually followed up with to continue this, but ... 11 days, is beyond me. Yes, you will withdraw from suboxone as you would any other opiate. One is supposed to...
    ... promise you will.try to figure a way to stay on the suboxone so that you do not run out.even if you have to make...
    ... people who have been put on maintenance dosages of suboxone by their doctor...how did you get him to do this? ... also want to say I have gone 4 days without taking suboxone and the withdrawels are nothing like vicodin withdrawels...
    ... why your Dr. put you on subutex for 3 days, and then suboxone -- Subutex is normally given to help withdrawals; ... and suboxone is usually followed up with to continue this, but...

  41. Percocet and OXY withdrawls 3rd August 2003
    ... have been thru the same thing. Another option may be suboxone . Since you were taking mega doses of oxy, you may ... withdrawals are supposed to be much less severe. Research ' suboxone ' and you will find tons of information on it and be...

  42. Suboxone Indecision #2 2nd August 2003
    ... the one Kitty was referring to, but it has a lot of Suboxone info on it as well. Good luck! [url="http://www ... .etfrc.com/ Suboxone Resources.htm"]http://www.etfrc.com/SuboxoneResources...

  43. MScontin 2nd August 2003
    ... I wanted to ask you a question about suboxone . I have read so much about it and think it might ... stay clean....and I am truly afraid that without the suboxone , she will go back to the drugs. I am a little suspicious...
    ... this dr. gives 2weeks of subutex the switches to the suboxone and on monday she is giving me another script for...

  44. Finally saw the suboxone Dr.....Help!! 2nd August 2003
    ... Oldtimer . . . I found this website on Suboxone and talks about possibly having to go through a few ... doctors before you find one who properly uses Suboxone treatment. There's also a physician finder on it ... to sell you anything. [url="http://www.etfrc.com/ Suboxone Resources.htm"]http://www.etfrc.com/SuboxoneResources...
    ... in the state of Ohio who are certified to prescribe suboxone . Doctors have to go thru some sort of certification ... practicioners and very few of them have even heard of suboxone . You just need to get to the right place. Try this...

  45. You out there Percokitty??? 2nd August 2003
    ... on monday and see how I do before deciding on the suboxone . (would not be able to see the Dr. before 2 weeks...
    ... I discussed with the Drs. assistant recently (the suboxone Dr.); how many people are also addicted to the "ritual ... so she said in those cases, instead of giving the suboxone sub-lingually, they actually give patients the suboxone...

  46. For Gabbi 2nd August 2003
    ... and try to stop (one last time) before trying the suboxone . I know how hard it is to be strict and to actually ... least I can say I did try everything before going on suboxone . You just stopped cold turkey?? Take care, Gabbi...

  47. Suboxone withdrawals 1st August 2003
    ... the last 4 years....the only difference between the suboxone and my buprenex is the suboxone/or the subutex had...
    ... ya tou are so right about the naltrexolone in the suboxone .i do not understand why some people cannot grasp this ... the way it has done to me when i used while on the suboxone jmtcw...

  48. Philster need your help!! 1st August 2003
    ... great and am interested. I am contemplating going on suboxone b/c I don't know if I can really stop, but had to...
    ... and have some clean time before you start on the suboxone , you may want to give yourself some time before starting ... drugs, yes? But of course I have no objections to suboxone if that's what you feel you need. I haven't made...
    ... will give me @2wks to stop before considering the suboxone . So we'll see... Gabbi...
    ... "strong" I can be, before deciding to go with the suboxone . Gabbi...
    ... to see and assess how I am before committing to the suboxone . However, if you're sure within yourself that you...

  49. Dans 31st July 2003
    ... since there are a limited # or Drs. that can prescribe suboxone , wondering which one you picked..... Ask the moderator...

  50. mscontin 31st July 2003
    ... www.healthboards.com/ubb/smile.gif[/img] Oh ya the suboxone take's the cravings away, but is no total miracle ... attack!! I won't lie, I've used 2-3x's since being on suboxone . It's hard, no matter what I try, but I gotta try ... no I personally wouldn't recomend for you to start suboxone . After all the posts of yours I read, I believe in...

  51. Subutex/Suboxone 30th July 2003
    ... if anyone has had a bad reaction to using Subutex/ Suboxone . I've been addicted to painkillers for years, and ... prescribed three days on Subutex, and then a week on Suboxone . For the first day, Tuesday, I was suppossed to take...
    ... If you don't take the Suboxone correctly (let it dissolve under the tongue), the...
    ... to the doctor's plan, I was supposed to start the Suboxone , which does have the naltrexone. I know, I should...
    ... t help you much. My husband went straight to the Suboxone and has felt great ever since. I know you addicts ... your dosage. The first 10 days my husband took the Suboxone his addictionologist wanted him to call him in the...
    ... if it were me,i would ask the dr. to put me on the suboxone immediately.it will be all you need i think but i ... dont knoe i have never took the buprenex just the suboxone ,also you cannott swallow any of the medication as...
    ... different, but in my experience the naltraxone in suboxone does nothing if completly dissolved under toungue...
    ... obsessions are more manageable. i am supposed to start the suboxone today-so i'll be switching from the pure form of buprenorph...
    ... happened to them. it was a father and son right. Suboxone is definatly the best way to live a normal life until...
    ... no rebound affect, to me it seemed to work w/ the suboxone ?? Who know's w/ that much?? THE ONLY thing about meth...
    ... It's informative to hear others experiences with suboxone that shows that you can get sick from taking it and ... that not everyone can go straight from opiates to suboxone . I mean, I'm not happy that you've gotten sick - ... Chrisby/MS when you say you slipped while taking the suboxone - did you feel anything (high?) from the slip .. because ... the suboxone is supposed to fill your receptors at the opiate sites...
    ... lot. It bascily becomes a fight for your receptors. Suboxone in my opinion is a better maint drug than meth because...
    ... off the meth, more so than the pills scared me!! The suboxone has been a treat, and kinda got me "unstuck" even...
    ... It's informative to hear others experiences with suboxone that shows that you can get sick from taking it and ... that not everyone can go straight from opiates to suboxone . I mean, I'm not happy that you've gotten sick - just ... that if you slip, I tried to take vike when I was on suboxone , you will not get high at all. Anyway, I just get...
    ... FYI, if anyone's interested, Suboxone DOES NOT show up as an opiate on a urine test....
    ... that effect. People have different experiences with suboxone ; that much is clear. Kitty...
    ... There have been a minority of Suboxone users on this board who have reported sickness in ... wrong!) most of the posters here who are taking the Suboxone (dissovable pills) report they are feeling good and...
    ... that effect. People have different experiences with suboxone ; that much is clear. Kitty PercoKitty, apparently...
    ... night we were talking about side effects from the suboxone and I wrote that I was a little jittery and had a ... headaches are a very common side effect from taking suboxone but they almost alway subside in a very short period ... actuality all they were was my body adjusting to the suboxone . There is a big difference between a side-effect ... ithdrawals. I had some minor side-effects after taking the suboxone that lasted less than 24 hours. Ever since then I...
    ... for both the "positive" and "negative" aspects of suboxone so that I can present my Dr. (who you said was 'wrong ... about it to make the most important point; even if suboxone does manage to take away withdrawal after an immediate ... s wise to wait some time for most); my issue with suboxone is that it is still an "opiate"; it is still "addictive ... through withdrawals - or not - prior to beginning suboxone . I'm not looking for an "easy" way out. Kitty...
    ... you to keep on eating the pills and forget all about suboxone .if it has taken you this long just to think about ... keep eating pills and be happy and we will keep on suboxone and be happy and when the time is right,we will taper ... off suboxone while everyone else is still eating pills.i myself ... didnt have to think about the suboxone because nothing is as bad as withdrawing cold turkey...
    ... through withdrawals - or not - prior to beginning suboxone . I'm not looking for an "easy" way out. You do care ... withdrawels or you wouldn't even be considering the suboxone . Also, you said suboxone is an opiate, sure it is ... You will either stay on narcotics or you will go to suboxone , but if you go to suboxone you will still need to...
    ... withdrawels or you wouldn't even be considering the suboxone . This statement is incorect. I wasn't considering ... " suboxone " to help me with withdrawals. I was considering it ... naltrexone) to help with withdrawals. Also, you said suboxone is an opiate, sure it is, if its so bad why do you ... want so much advise about it. Show me where I said suboxone was "bad" please. I think it's a miracle drug - just ... How much were you using just prior to your starting suboxone ; how many relapses? I think it's important to assess ... addiction? How long did it take you before you went on suboxone ? Don't ask for advise if you don't want the truth ... to work with if I should become more serious about suboxone . Meanwhile, for now, I do intend to stop both the ... vicodin and hopefully not relapse. I'm very glad the suboxone has worked for you. Nice night in San Francisco,...
    ... vicodin and hopefully not relapse. I'm very glad the suboxone has worked for you. Nice night in San Francisco,...

  52. suboxone indecision 29th July 2003
    ... don't know if I can do it. I have an appt on Mon for suboxone so I am also trying to decide what to do. I guess ... antidepressant, and medically (legitametely) taper off the suboxone with a dr. watching over me who would also suggest...
    ... have similar pictures here. Gabbi, prior to taking suboxone , they usually want you to detox for 48 hours or so ... and leave it at that; I would not switch over to suboxone . And, I suspect that the withdrawals will not be ... assistant this evening; and if I decide to go on Suboxone , sometime next week; I still am taking the vicodin ... go. I think that's the problem I'm having with suboxone ...do i really want to let the crutches go? Buyt maybe ... the suboxone will help me feel as if I don't even need these crutches...
    ... more it's ok"...I already have. I agree about the suboxone , I wish anyone had the answers as to what was harder ... or easier. My reasoning for wanting to take the suboxone is to want to break away from those crutches is to ... normal. If I can do that on a small dosage of the suboxone than so be it. I don't think I can do it, I have tried...
    ... free of the pill seeking, the rituals, etc. IF the suboxone in a small amount could drive away the cravings and ... meeting goes. I do know that I won't be starting suboxone anytime soon. If i did, I would withdraw from what...
    ... done for ideally 72 hours (3 days) prior to taking suboxone - not just 24 hours - because - due to tolerance and ... to get it out of your system. And, if you take the suboxone too soon, you WILL get sick. Oldtimer - I understand ... that is very psychological - that there is hothing in suboxone that relates to helping depression - but some people ... for being an opiate addict. BUT, in reality, the suboxone is an opiate also to which you will become addicted ... used intravenous drugs, they often use intravenous suboxone so the ritual stays the same! My vicodin will be ... rather take several darvocets a day than begin taking suboxone . Maybe that will change. I'm still up in the air ... about alot of things. Mainly, I don't want to take suboxone because I do believe it's a substitute, and maybe...
    ... being an opiate addict" I'm sure yuin's know I'm on suboxone . I mainly just want to answer Linda's quote. The bup ... worked and got rid of the meth(2weeks)I switched to the suboxone . I am in constant pain, but most other's say it's ... and for 4yrs the meth covered most all my pain. The suboxone , though has given me so much more quality, and I don...
    ... Kitty . . . the FDA is currently testing Suboxone to prescribe as an anti-depressant. ...
    ... Hi there, I am on suboxone and have been for about 4 months now. I don't understand...
    ... Dan, Hi, I am seriously contemplating starting the suboxone and was curious about your experiences with it. How ... much suboxone are you taking, how long have you been on it? Have...
    ... get the opiates out of your system prior to taking suboxone -- you WILL get sick. And everyone is an individual ... again (and I will never say never)...I might rethink suboxone because of the affects on liver, etc. ****I have ... Gabbi, I still don't think that you should consider suboxone on only 6 vicodin per day; that's just my opinion...
    ... Dansuecamp, but I think she was referring to not taking the Suboxone for 12 hours and not getting sick. As for having ... the opiates out of your system before starting the Suboxone , or you'll get sick, my husband went straight from ... opiates to Suboxone and never was sick at all. You're right, detox is...
    ... what Dans was talking about .if she meant not taking suboxone for 12 hours not making one sick; I have no clue. ... without the naltrexone?); becuase the naltrexone in suboxone will put you into immediate withdrawals if there is...
    ... I'm positive he went straight from opiates to Suboxone and didn't do the Subutex (sp?) at all . . . the Naltroxone ... in Suboxone does nothing if taken properly. It's only in Suboxone...
    ... when your ready!! As far as getting sick with the suboxone and taking pills...I'm sure the manufacturer's info ... and be slightly uncomfortable at the point of taking suboxone . I don't think you could pop a couple pills and then...
    ... I meant that the suboxone kicked in right away, I didn't feel withdrawels from ... the vicodin, I started on the suboxone 12 hours from my last dose of vicodin. Dan...
    ... to try it. Also, I do believe the withdrawels from suboxone are minimal, I had the flu and was throwing up, so...
    ... yet. But just so Perco knows, I am definately on Suboxone . Dan...
    ... no break between opiate useage and beginning taking suboxone , you will get very sick. Or, if you take an opiate ... after you start the suboxone , you will get sick for the very same reasons. If ... fact that your husband stopped for 12 hours, started suboxone and was fine. For treatment of withdrawals only, ... first' for at least 24 hours ... and then started the suboxone . From what I've read on this board - and other boards ... bad 3 weeks ago) before I even attempt to take the suboxone ...and as I mentioned...I'm not quite ready to do it ... it !!! Let's keep in touch, especially about the suboxone , we seem to be in a similar place in time. Kitty...
    ... no break between opiate useage and beginning taking suboxone , you will get very sick. Or, if you take an opiate ... after you start the suboxone , you will get sick for the very same reasons. Perco...
    ... pharmacokinetics of buprenorphine (both subutex and suboxone ); so I did know alot about how this drug works with ... actually didn't go straight from taking vicodin to taking suboxone - you said you waited 12 hours, right? And your friend ... naltrexone causes immediate withdrawals "after" you start suboxone , and then try and take another opiate. I only said ... taking alot of opiates and directly start using the suboxone . In the same way that if a person ODs on opiates ... for withdrawal for a few days just prior to taking suboxone ... and for ME, and from reading alot of other people ... 's experiences with suboxone (on this very board and others); I would rather wait...
    ... You did say that if someone took Vicodin while on suboxone they will get sick, thats not true. And all the other...
    ... Or, if you take an opiate after you start the suboxone , you will get sick for the very same reasons Perco...
    ... restraints.24hrs is the reccommendedtime to begin taking SUBOXONE after the last dose of narcotics.it can be a little ... taken large amounts of hydros,oxys after taking my suboxone abd did not get sick and you will not get sick but...
    ... a catapress patch. I don't get that, subutex, is suboxone without the naltrexone, why would you feel withdrawels...
    ... restraints.24hrs is the reccommendedtime to begin taking SUBOXONE after the last dose of narcotics.it can be a little ... presently in my outpatient detox - who started on suboxone 12 hours after his last dose of oxycontin and vicodin ... withdrawals 6 hours later; it was because he started the suboxone TOO early (according to his own Dr. and the doc at ... too soon; stopping too soon; tapering too fast (from suboxone ), etc. Perhaps it was an easy ride for you guys, ... posts have made me much, much more indecisive about suboxone . I think I'm going to stick to trying to get clean...
    ... I am also on suboxone . I was on 25mgs of methadone. and only waited. 24...
    ... 6 darvocets or 6 hydros a day i woulld not use the suboxone because that is not that much and w/ds will not be ... and quit using but as i have said in earlier post, suboxone and taper will do no good unless a person really wants...
    ... I'm the one with the husband who went straight to Suboxone and didn't get sick at all. He's still doing very ... recovery and treats the maximum of 30 patients with Suboxone . Good luck to you Kitty, I know you're struggling ... with this Suboxone issue and hope the best for you. Let us know what...
    ... who are interested, it does point out that taking suboxone too early or not the right amount, can cause immediate ... going from active opiate addiction to administering suboxone properly. So, if anyone is interested, the information ... seems to be just as many problems to overcome with suboxone as there are feeling that it's some kind of miracle...
    ... curious if anyone has actually begun to taper yet on the suboxone and if so how do you feel? Old, it is my understanding ... that if you are in pain you cannot be on the suboxone . If you are really serious about stopping and think...
    ... slow taper of buprenorphine combined with naltrexone ( suboxone ). one of my other messages talked about how I got...
    ... from the Bay Area too. I wanted to chime in about suboxone . My Doc gave it to me and I started it 4 hours after ... The sad part was that the Doc won't keep me on the suboxone for pain management, so I'm back on oxy and the hardest ... without them I am in too much pain to even work. The suboxone took enough of the edge off the pain that I could ... Francisco, has been working with buprenorphine and suboxone for a long time and is an addictionologist. I trust ... him a lot. I will also say that when I went off the suboxone , I had bad withdrawals from that. It was not a cake...
    ... of the hardest thing in my mind to get off of with suboxone . If I could go back I would have just kept trying...
    ... great people here!! Too bad you couldn't stay on the suboxone , when you did WD from it how long did the WD's last...
    ... gabbi yes i am still on the suboxone .i started out on 16mgs and am currently tapered down ... getr the picture.i will do this until i am of of the suboxone for good because that is my goal be off of all pills...
    ... happy for you. How long in total have you been on the suboxone ? Keep me posted on your progress!! Gabbi...
    ... vicodin or 6 darvocet a day, that I should not go on suboxone ; I agree with you. It's a bit like overkill. But...
    ... This is hopefortoday's husband, If the suboxone is taken as prescribed (sublingually -- dissolved ... found to one. The last 3 weeks that I've been on the suboxone , I have not had a single craving or mental obsession...
    ... Hope's hubby, I am interested in the suboxone , but am afraid of how you'll feel after adjusting...
    ... spark, I get my suboxone prescription from a great addictionologist in Louisville ... blues. I have a very depressive personality but the suboxone has seemed to take those tendencies completely away...
    ... chemical imbalances and deficiencies -- that is where the suboxone comes in. I had some minor side-effects when I started ... taking the suboxone -- it should be noted that I had to start out on a ... really high dose of the suboxone because of the mega-doses of oxycontin I was consuming ... dissipated. I sleep like a rock now. In fact, I think the suboxone does something to my brain to, basically, shut it...
    ... I will also say that when I went off the suboxone , I had bad withdrawals from that. It was not a cake ... there, how much were you taking when you withdrew from suboxone , what was the dosage and how long did you feel the...
    ... good to see you on the boards and doing so very well. suboxone has saved my life i dont care what anybody says about ... of wellbutrin per day but since i have been on the suboxone i have quit taking it all to together now.i live about...
    ... this is just me, people seem like they're "pushing" suboxone on you. You do what YOU think is right, and I'll be ... so it must be sooo hard. To tell ya the truth, the suboxone I take keeps me sane, which is a 24hr a day job! Got ... and check out my post's, as I am and have been on suboxone 8mg/day for 4+ months. Anyhow Don't hesitate to ask...
    ... sometimes, as another poster commented; it seems that suboxone is being pushed and it feels like pressure. But mostly ... who say it's OK to go directly from opiate useage to suboxone (because my Dr. is wrong); I tend to question that ... withdrawal for just no reason if he felt I could take suboxone and totally eliminate the side effects of withdrawal ... said there was a smooth transition from opiates to suboxone ; yet when I just read the current messages, several ... and waking up has experienced bad withdrawal from suboxone when trying to stop; and yet my Dr. is wrong, i should ... frustration - but maybe you're not a good candidate for suboxone ? There's always the possiblity that suboxone will ... to assess whether a patient is a good candidate for suboxone . As Chrisby said - I'm struggling with this decision...
    ... one who started the thread on your indecision to use Suboxone and naturally, people are going to reply with their ... least until you actually see a doctor who prescribes Suboxone instead of his assistant. Until then, I truly hope...
    ... on something, I may have slipped(as I said too, the suboxone will not block 300-400mg's of morphine chewed.) The...
    ... Kitty, It doesn't appear that anyone is pushing the suboxone on you. We are just telling you what our experiences ... chest, etc. -- that is not what I experienced with the suboxone ). The side effects I had from the suboxone only lasted ... had a very smooth transition from the opiates to the suboxone and what I experienced was my body adjusting to the ... difference. Personally, I could care less if you take the suboxone but I do want you (and the other readers of this board ... experience, strength and hope. Nobody is trying to push suboxone on you. Period. End of story....
    ... one who started the thread on your indecision to use Suboxone and naturally ... That's right - and if you read the ... perception that at times people are overzealous about suboxone when it may not be good for everyone, and everyone ... he wanted to wait a few days prior to starting on suboxone . I understand the reasons why, and tried to relate ... I didn't demean other people's experiences with suboxone or say their Dr. was wrong; the reverse took place ... decision on a few who went directly from opiates to suboxone w/o feeling sick. I also stated that I know individuals ... also who have been on suboxone and have gotten very sick because they took it too...
    ... any) all responded with their experience with either Suboxone or bup . . . and I think this was a healthy debate...
    ... about how i feel about being on such a small dose of suboxone -i feel great about it-my goal is to be off all pills ... just wondered have you had any slips while on the suboxone ?i have had a couple and did not get sick at all just...
    ... interested in more info from those that continue w/ suboxone , or started, or what it is like to get off of. ...

  53. hey okieatheart 28th July 2003
    ... just that there are no docs in my area that prescribe suboxone ....

  54. Thoughts on Addiction 28th July 2003
    ... be abstinence, or maintenance with a drug such as suboxone . Suboxone was researched and put in the treatment...
    ... I really haven't until a question came up in the suboxone thread about its pharmacology; and I just finished...

  55. Hello! 28th July 2003
    ... but a couple of days ago I saw all the posts about suboxone (sp?) . I think that may be a really great idea for...
    ... congrats to you and keep it up. I agree with you about Suboxone ...it can work wonders for alot of people, but there...

  56. thomas recipe 28th July 2003
    ... better for some that do not want to go the methadone or suboxone route.i dont have the ingriedientd but if you type...
    ... time finding l-tyrosine i wanted to try it with the suboxone that i am currently taking also did anything from...

  57. trying to find a subuxone Dr. 28th July 2003
    ... how I put it!!) A.C. I remember someone in Ga. on suboxone ?? If you come across this, help Rl out....
    ... numbers of the doctors in your area that can prescribe suboxone . That is how I found my doctor. Good Luck and keep...
    ... able to help, and may know a Dr who is prescribing suboxone ? I would hope, he/she would understand. Either way...
    ... detox-your kinda catch 22?? If you do go and get on suboxone , then have the surgery, I'd say tell your dr., and ... different", untill surgery?? Then I'd recomend the suboxone . My opinion's only! But think of the pain from the...
    ... m going to a DR. on Mon to find out more about the Suboxone . Maybe if you talk to your pain mgt dr he can switch...
    ... they are addicting would get thier butts involved in Suboxone . It is a new drug and maybe it will happen, but I...
    ... maybe thats a good thing!!! And maybe I wont need Suboxone , I just am really gonna have to have some help with...
    ... dependence (addiction) to qualify for treatment with Suboxone . And, as I also mentioned, I see no evidence that ... potentially inappropriate for this forum. In summary, Suboxone is approved only for treatment of opioid dependence...

  58. GABBI 28th July 2003
    ... give it up completely, that's why I am considering suboxone . My appt is next monday. I was taking like 120-160 ... 36 hours before your appt. What's your feelings on suboxone ? HOw have you been doing?...
    ... me to the bone and feels great!! Take care!! PS... suboxone is a life saver to some...I have never used it and...
    ... How did you stop CT or taper? I wonder how hard the suboxone is to WD from? I thought the suboxone might get me...
    ... to such a low amount ... that I think substituting suboxone for the amount you've reduced to would be overkill ... when you're just down to one pill I'm considering suboxone , but truthfully, if I knew I could go back to maintaining ... stay on those rather than make the transition to the suboxone . Yes, they're still pills and weak opiates...but ... opinion, it's not a big enough of a habit to switch to suboxone . Kitty...

  59. New Here 27th July 2003
    ... depression lifted... After 2 weeks I was switched to suboxone , and currently have been on 8mg/day for about 4 month...

  60. classic addicts need only apply 27th July 2003
    ... with thtat properly...alot of people around here push suboxone and i wish them well...i was on pure form of buprenorphine...
    ... pretty well. But I'm 27 and considering a taper of the suboxone , and start taking trixan(naltraxone), it may be my...
    ... together, so I think it's GREAT! (I'm on my 2nd week of suboxone , and hope to taper soon. I'm actually down from 16mg...

  61. stacyvictor 26th July 2003
    ... i hope.i just wondered how you were doing with the suboxone and if you had the time could you give us a little...
    ... Hello. I am doing really good on the suboxone . It is like taking nothing at all. I have no side ... wouldn't, it is just that worry. If I don't have the suboxone I go in to immediate withdrawal and it is brutal! ... medication I am fine, mentally and physicall. I like the suboxone because it has a drug in it that keeps you from slipping ... easily passes. How are you doing? I highly recommend Suboxone by the way. Stacy...

  62. Suboxone, is it really that good?? 26th July 2003
    ... ride um cowboy-all you need to know about suboxone is posted on this forum.just take some time and read ... for yah.you will find several posts from myself on suboxone so please check it out.lets see what you think about...
    ... could take for breakthrough pain, if you decide to try suboxone ? Meperidine is Demerol, the kind you have just has...
    ... have been on meds long enough to warrant methedone or suboxone ....YES I COULD BE WRONG...and I'm sure I'll be corrected...

  63. suboxone 25th July 2003
    ... first you need to punch in suboxone on the computer.it will take you to all info on it ... list of drs will come up that are able to prescribe suboxone .make an app. dr will evaluate you and you must be...

  64. HOW IS EVERYONE DOING??? 25th July 2003
    ... meeting this afternoon. I've also been calling about suboxone - just to get alot of questions answered. Kitty...

  65. Effexor Withdrawal 25th July 2003
    ... a medication. Even with people telling me to take suboxone and how wonderful it is ... I still feel the need ... etc. How difficult is it really to withdraw from Suboxone ? All these things are not that known yet becuase ... suboxone is relatively new and people haven't really had a...

  66. whiners be gone 25th July 2003
    ... their feelings. You came here to mainly promote suboxone . This may be a great 'drug' for some; and I'm doing ... research on it on my own; but I don't think suggesting suboxone to those early in recovery who have a good chance...

  67. To Percokitty 24th July 2003
    ... Suboxone cost about 140.00 to 150.00 for 30 8 mg tabs, I have ... into s may do the trick for under $50.00 per month. Suboxone and Subutex are the answer if you can tolerate it...
    ... everytime. Call pharmacies in your area ask the price of Suboxone 8mg, They may have it listed as 8mg + 2mg, and ask ... darvocet, you may be able to go as low as 1mg per day. Suboxone is very strong, give 1 mg to somebody who is experienced...

  68. so here I go again 24th July 2003
    ... how sadd is that?sounds like you might want to try suboxone if you are really serious about getting clean but...

  69. bupenorphine/buprenex...am interested who is on.. 24th July 2003
    ... injections that you talked about but i have been on the suboxone since may1st 03.it is very likely that it is why i ... said that the bup. did not work for you.might try the suboxone it has been a miracle pill for myself and it is fairley...
    ... sparkie...do you know of anyone who is off the suboxone ?...
    ... your question YES!!!!!! my girlfriend was on 16mgs of suboxone and our dr tapered her down for about 4 weeks and ... also.chef i can tell you from experience that the suboxone has worked for myself and my girlfriend but like anything...
    ... cravings anymore? How do yo know that, especially since suboxone is a relatively new treatment so we really don't know ... take 2 pills in 10 years; then get on a regimen of suboxone for life ... 2 pills in 10 years; well that's not...
    ... understanding is that some addicts may never get off of Suboxone . . . that they will take it for the rest of their ... life like insulin). The FDA is currently testing Suboxone to prescribe as strictly an anti-depressant as well ... . When and if one does go off of Suboxone , I'm told the tapering should take several weeks and...

  70. about to quit.....I think 24th July 2003
    ... jenelle,it might help you to try suboxone treatment for your addiction and pain.i think suboxone ... you are not that bad off yet as the addiction goes. suboxone seems to work better for people with an addiction ... yesterday.check the internet for more info on the suboxone before you make a decision...

  71. pills vs. all other drugs 24th July 2003
    ... return.who cares about cost,withdrawals,whatever.if the suboxone could stop you from thinking like that then the heck...
    ... window of time. I also don't know that a drug like " suboxone " will be some kind of magic cure for my depression ... bank??? Anyway, I did call my HMO, they didn't have suboxone on the list (formulary); hah they didn't even know ... myself on darvocets is alot cheaper than turning to suboxone . Kitty...
    ... when they said $250. Not a lot of people know what suboxone is becuase it's pretty new and they are just now allowing...
    ... companies can be bigger ones. I just started the suboxone and AC's been on it for a while and a few others so...
    ... Insurance companies can be bigger ones. I just started the suboxone and AC's been on it for a while and a few others so ... hear about people who have made the transition from suboxone to tapering to using nothing. Kitty ...
    ... I think you know my story, 'bout the suboxone P-Kitty. It WILL end depression.......but not forever ... feel I will bring someone down??)I've slipped on the suboxone , and used) and it wasn't the end of the world?? But ... your getting tired of people pushing it on you, the suboxone , but I think you also know that they are all "trying...

  72. suboxone is wonderful 23rd July 2003
    ... of choice was Oxycontin as well and he has been on Suboxone for about 10 days and may be on it forever. I agree...
    ... Hello, I have been on Suboxone since March, 2003. I tried to get off of it in May ... back on. Here are the answers to your questions. 1. Suboxone is used for opiate dependency although I heard recently ... opiate withdrawal it would just be for opiates. 3. Suboxone has to be prescribed a doctor that has a license to ... that he prescribed it for. 4. The draw backs of suboxone are that the drug only keeps you from going into withdrawal ... horrible. 5. I believe just from my experiences with suboxone that it is addictive or least addictive to your body ... have the energy to breath. 6. As far as quitting suboxone well, I called the manufacturer and they told me that...
    ... best to answer your questions with my experiences. suboxone is pill that contains a sch 3 narcotic and naloxone ... serious about getting clean.3rd-any dr can prescribe suboxone if they have taken an eight hr training seminar on ... to taper to quickley5th-yes you can very much quit suboxone ,stacy said that she talked with the drug manufacture ... how many times a person has relapsed while on the suboxone ,how healthy a person is, and other factors the point ... being is that a person can sucessfully use the suboxone and also taper off of it if the dr decides for you ... helps out.also stacy, i to get constipated from the suboxone but i can handle it better than the pills...
    ... . how are you doing today? Are you still on the Suboxone ? I hope you're doing well. ...

  73. Checking up on people! 23rd July 2003
    ... struggling people. I'm also contemplating looking into suboxone , only because I've heard it helps people with their...

  74. Xanax (Alprazalom) A Regular Guy's Story 23rd July 2003
    ... years! I am also an opiate addict, currently on 8mg of suboxone , stabalized. So that part's in check now(oh I still...
    ... Think im going to go back on that combo instead of the suboxone and wellbutrin and all that crap. At least I was...
    ... healthboards.com/ubb/smile.gif[/img] So now it's the suboxone and 3 beaner's, and I am completly comfertable. I ... yawn.gif[/img] I hope you don't "jump the gun!" The suboxone , what does that have to do w/ your other med's?? Get...
    ... hope and that just makes it worse. Ill stay on the Suboxone because it rids the pains I get but I need more benzos...

  75. suboxone 23rd July 2003
    ... is alot of info here on the forum, do a search on Suboxone and you should find what you are looking for....

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