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 Post subject: Methadone to suboxone please advise
PostPosted: Wed Jul 13, 2016 5:21 pm 
Hi guys. I'm wanting some advice from some people who have actually experienced this, or have first hand knowledge please. Not hear-say. I can't seem to find the answer to my specific question so I'm giving this a try. Please , no opinions,or stories people have heard. But actual knowledge.
Anyhow, I've got some severe back problems and began taking methadone here and there from someone I knew,because it greatly helped. (Wouldn't recommend that foolish ...

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 Post subject: Suboxone no longer helping for Lyme Disease pain
PostPosted: Fri Jul 08, 2016 5:37 pm 
I want to start off by saying I did not start Suboxone because I was an opiate addict. However, I was a coke/weed/alcoholic, and so my dr thought that it would be the best way to treat my pain while also preventing me from addiction (I should have never told him) :x

I am on 12 mg Suboxone (4 mg, three times) a day and it just ...

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 Post subject: Going to switch to suboxone after 14mos of methadone
PostPosted: Thu Mar 03, 2016 11:46 am 
I'm super anxious. I'm down to 31mg and a nervous wreck. It's been since Tuesday since I dosed last. I'm so nervous! Is this a bad idea??!

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 Post subject: My Switch From Suboxone to Methadone
PostPosted: Thu Sep 03, 2015 2:28 pm 
Just a little info on my switch from suboxone to methadone since I see so many people asking about it. I just switched from suboxone to methadone. Im a heroin addict, started with oxys moved to heroin when it got to be too expensive. Done basically every drug in the book, lots of coke, acid, pills, benzos, alcohol, molly, E, dmt, everything... Ive been physcially addicted to optiates for 4-5 years and am 23 years ...

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 Post subject: switching from buprenorphine to methadone?
PostPosted: Tue Sep 01, 2015 10:17 pm 
hey all, i am thinking of switching to methadone from buprenorphine. i have been on subs for about 3 years now, for the first year & a half it was 2mg/day, then a couple months at 4mg/day, a good few at 8mg/day, a few more at 12mg/day and now 16mg/day for the last week. bupe has CHANGED my life and pretty much saved me from what seemed like hopeless cravings. i think it still does ...

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 Post subject: Would Methadone be a better choice for me???
PostPosted: Fri Jun 12, 2015 1:06 pm 
I have been on Suboxone for two years. The first year I would go on 3 day vacations every month, got to be less but I still did it. Then I started taking benzos & Gabapentin with it because I DO suffer from anxiety(bad) and it gave Subs what it was missing to(me always wanting to go and shoot up some Oxy, Dillies, Morphine or eat handfulls of Norcos or Percocets) Now, I've got to ...

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 Post subject: Switching from Methadone to Suboxone using Heroin; Possible?
PostPosted: Wed Dec 17, 2014 1:27 am 
Hello everyone. i am a long time silent observer (since 2012) of this forum. To give you a brief history, i became addicted to Oxycodone from Nov2011 until April 2012 when it became hard to get the old style crushable Oxycontin which were replaced with OxyNEO up here in Canada. So like thousands of other opiate addicts, i was quickly ushered down the road to a cheaper, better fix to my Oxy withdrawals... HEROIN! It ...

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 Post subject: from methadone to suboxone
PostPosted: Sat Sep 27, 2014 5:21 pm 
im new to any type of forum so hello and thanks in advance.......I'm Putting some serious thought in to making the transition from methadone to suboxone or buprenorphine in the coming week's or months...already been reducing my dose from 110mg to current 45mg,had a brief discussion with my addictions worker who knows suboxone is available but doesn't know much about it,thus the reason I've found myself here....my main concern is the optimal finishing dose of ...

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 Post subject: Switching to methadone?
PostPosted: Fri Sep 26, 2014 2:35 am 
Here is my story. I have chronic pain I have Scoliosis and kyphoscoliosis so after being on pain pills since I was 17 I started getting into buying perk 30s. I weigh 110 and 4 of those a day should have killed me. So at 21 I went to detox and got clean 2 weeks out of detox I felt the full pain I tried to ignore for years so I found an amazing doctor ...

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 Post subject: Bowel Movement 'Rabbit Turds'?
PostPosted: Tue Jun 10, 2014 10:33 am 
I just made the switch from methadone (34mg daily) to suboxone. But my entire two years on methadone was horrible on my intestines. Every time I made a bowel movement, the... erm.. poop wasn't long. They were a whole bunch of little, hard, rabbit turds. It never came out in a full turd, always broken up into tiny rocks. Has anyone else had this problem and know WHY? When i was on suboxone before, I ...

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