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Can I have surgery on Suboxone? Will anesthesia work with Suboxone? Will I wake up during surgery on Suboxone? My surgeon wants me to stop Suboxone! How can I treat pain on Suboxone?

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 Post subject: Minor Surgery
PostPosted: Sat Dec 02, 2017 1:31 pm 
Hi All,

This is barely worth mentioning but yesterday I had to have surgery on my left ring finger to get out a couple of thorns from a palm tree. Didn't even know they were in the finger until 3 weeks had passed. I figured the hand doctor would just take it out in the office.....but noooooooo! I had to go through all the crap you need to do for surgery.

Had it done at ...

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 Post subject: Unexpected admission to the hospital
PostPosted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 10:09 am 
Hello my children. it's Queenie.

I started experiencing some lower left stomach pains a few days ago and my daughter decided it was E.R. time.

Well I had the sacre of my life. After a Cat Scan, they found 2 tumors near my ovaries and they, of course, told me they could be malignant. Well, my world fell apart!!!!!

After further testing & admission, I saw the specialst who announced "It's Benign". I never heard ...

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 Post subject: Breast Aug Surgery...Help!
PostPosted: Sat Jul 15, 2017 5:55 pm 
Hi there,
I'm scheduled for breast augmentation on Thursday 7/20/17. I've been on Suboxone for about 10 years. Currently on a super low dose of less than .25mg a day. I have 2mg strips I cut up super small to where they are in 1/8mg pieces. I take one in the morning, and 1-2 at bedtime. I have tapered from 2mg to less than .25mg in about 6 months time. Recently more aggressively because I ...

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 Post subject: Oral Surgery on Suboxone
PostPosted: Thu Jul 13, 2017 8:07 pm 
I am having 3 teeth extracted in a couple weeks and I am nervous as hell. I am on 8mg of suboxone., I take half in the morning and half at night. My oral surgeon wants to prescribe me percs 5s and I was wondering how would that even work? Has anyone else had surgery and not taken the percs and been fine? Last time I had oral surgery I was on methadone and I ...

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 Post subject: Very Scared for upcoming surgery
PostPosted: Sun Apr 16, 2017 7:36 pm 
Hi there, I am on 24mg a day of sublingual suboxone with naloxone (12-3mg). I am having major back surgery in 4 days. My Dr. told me to taper like so, 18mg 4 days before, 12mg 3 days before, 12mg 2 days before and 6mg 1 day before surgery and nothing day of. From what I have read this seems like it will not work well for pain management post surgery unless major amounts of ...

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 Post subject: Lidocaine problems
PostPosted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:10 pm 
Hi family! So I need a wisdom tooth out and finally had my appointment today. I have a paralyzing fear of needles and today was a nightmare. Dentist gave me a shot. Everything numbed but when he worked I could feel the nerve, like electricity. He gave me another shot. Same thing. This went on four times, by this time my anxiety is through the roof I was shaking so bad, i was making the ...

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 Post subject: Upcoming oral surgery, looking for advice
PostPosted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 7:46 pm 
I have read some others experiences in here and they have been very helpful, just wanting to get some personalized advice. I am about to have major dental surgery, extracting all of my remaining top teeth and one bottom tooth for a total of 14 teeth. I will be sedated in the office for the surgery itself and will have a immediate upper denture put in place before I leave. Some of the extraction will ...

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 Post subject: High Opiate Tolerance After Stopping?
PostPosted: Mon Jan 23, 2017 12:31 pm 
I have not visited this site in forever and it's good to be back. Still on low dose (1/3 of 8 mg. strip daily) maintenance. Possible surgery on horizon and have been reading some of these posts. Although I usually consider myself a know it all (lol) I am not clear on why we have a higher tolerance to opiates for a considerable timer after weaning. If anyone can please help me with this, I ...

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 Post subject: Advice on oral surgery please
PostPosted: Sat Dec 31, 2016 8:13 pm 
Hi gang! So I just discovered that I need my wisdom teeth out. I'm not so much worried about the pain after as I am being knocked out. We'll it work or will soboxone block it? I'm also worried about the horror stories I hear about people being paralyzed and can't move during surgery but can hear and feel everything. Does anyone have any wisdom about my wisdom teeth? Lol I know, I'm a dork ...

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 Post subject: Surgery while tapering
PostPosted: Fri Dec 23, 2016 12:00 pm 
Hello all, first post here. Let me begin by saying that I fully intend to spend hours of my time looking through these boards. I am thrilled something like this exists. I think my wife is on here somewhere too, not for her abuse-she's clean-but for mine.
At first I was hesitant to post a question that's already been asked and answered, but I seem to be having trouble with the search function. When I ...

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