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  1. i need some help
    ... this board for awhile....i am currently on 60mg of methadone daily used for chronic back pain and opiate addiction ... ...i was on methadone for 6 mos back in 1984 for quitting a year habit of ... bupenorphine for maintance,did not want to go back to methadone ....was on buprenex for 4 years...opiate aDDICTION ... of willpower or you go the maintance route,either methadone or bupenorphine,but then you are addicted to those ... with our disease....i will wean down from my dose of methadone slowly,over a period of months and then try the sobriety...
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  2. Finally asking for help...
    ... reconsider. Also, does anyone get their sub or methadone from a psych doc? Because I have a legitimate pain...
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  3. Question for Sub users
    ... something to make me feel better. I have done heroin, methadone , cocaine, you name it, I have tried it. If left up...
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  4. Hey Phil
    ... hospital my Pain doc came up and sent me home with Methadone for pain and I didnt want that at first but I gotta...
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  5. on day 3 --withdrawls from oxycontin 40mg
    ... still deal with your pain you really should ask about methadone , for chronic pain it works BETTER than 40mg oxycontin...
    ... get you on some other long acting pain meds ,like methadone , or others that will help your pain BETTER than oxycontin...
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  6. pain pill addiction...
    ... Pils , However I Have Been Addicted To Herion And Methadone . I Am Presently Taking Methadone, Anyways In 95 When ... Strenghth, How Bad I Would Like To Kick This 110 Mg Of Methadone ..( I Will Eventually). Take Care, Billiejean...

  7. Lurker needs advice
    ... for pain and this is the one that scares me 1 to 2 Methadone as needed for pain. Is this normal? I thought that ... Methadone was for Heroin addicts. Anything you can tell me...
    ... are you sure you are on the right board? methadone is used for pain relief, heroin and opiate(read:oxy...
    ... i take methadone 60mg a day for pain....any doc can prescribe methadone ... pain meds....the meth masks other opiate euphoria..... methadone is not just for heroin abusers....chef...
    ... wrong way. I have noticed a change since taking the Methadone . Headaches that I never used to get while taking ... real talkative when he gave me the script for the Methadone though and that kind of bothered me. It seemed that...
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  8. Happy Birthday, Rockingham!
    ... and making the most of opportunities. im still in my methadone program and going to the clinic 4x a week[i get 3 ... confident enough in my sobriety to begin coming off methadone . i will start detoxing very slowly in 4 weeks. once...
    ... its time to start moving on. i dont want to stay on methadone despite how well i do on it. the challenge is getting ... off methadone and being free of opiates for the first time in almost...

  9. Suboxone - advice or info?
    ... month and thats not very long. I have done tapering, Methadone , cold turkey,and rehab. Failed at all, always would...
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  10. New Member that needs support..
    ... don't get the euphoria..but if you are familiar w/ methadone ..its similar in concept. Keep the receptors busy ... depression associated w/ kicking dope/opiates.. Suboxone/ methadone are for mostly fairly long term/chronic relapsing ... also used short term for detox like its conterpart, methadone . The beauty is no waiting in a clinic line-you have...
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  11. VERY frustrated
    ... another doc that one of my 'druggie friends' uses for methadone and I went hoping to get on that and he's the one ... Suboxone. This is just an idea --- I used to do this w/ Methadone ... If you found a Suboxone doctor who was willing ... for that last. Worst case scenario, can you call a methadone clinic and talk to them? At least maybe you can go...
    ... phone to them. It's unreal. Oh, and I did call a few methadone clinics, but they all had long waiting lists and I...
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  12. suboxone and cravings
    ... addiction to food..but now im wondering..the sub-like methadone can cause weight gain.. as far as my dose-financial...
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  13. Off methadone and doing better...
    ... Hey Banker -- I was on 120 mgs. of methadone for 2 1/2 years. I don't really have cravings anymore...
    ... Banker- Don't flip yet- methadone is THE toughest detox/other than benzos on the planet ... sub does the auto-taper..its slow and it sucks..but methadone is really the "bad-boy"..in comparison. Alissa.....
    ... Heather I think it's A-symptomatic, I was on methadone for 4 years and as high as 200mg and my detox from ... suboxone was much worse than methadone . Some people differ. This year ive done 5 20 day ... programs also with methadone so i'd be more than happy to help you with any questions...
    ... management or for chamical dependency? I was on the methadone for heroin addiction. It was supposed to be a longterm ... withdrawal" stuff. I am afraid of getting back on methadone . It's only been about 8 months that I've been off...
    ... Hey, I have some questions about Methadone . Ok I am 33 yr. old male and have had 4 back surgerys ... to my room and talked to me and we decided to try methadone instead of oxycontin and dilaudid. It is really working ... hoping I'm not going to have worst problems with the methadone , and I dont know how long I will be on it either, ... witch may not be anytime soon.I just know with the methadone I never feel like taking more than prescribed and ... better than the oxycontin!!I have heard and read the methadone is harder to get off of than any other pain med.! ... What do ya think? Instead of tappering with the methadone , why not just switch to another pain med and then...
    ... wish there were a way that we could all stop taking Methadone ,( pills, H, all other Benzo's and Narcotics) without ... I absolutely dread the thoughts of coming off the methadone . I was on 250mg's, and have come down to 190mg's, ... can't wait for the day that I can say "I'm off the methadone too", for that is the only thing I've got left to...
    ... wish there were a way that we could all stop taking Methadone ,( pills, H, all other Benzo's and Narcotics) without ... I absolutely dread the thoughts of coming off the methadone . I was on 250mg's, and have come down to 190mg's, ... can't wait for the day that I can say "I'm off the methadone too", for that is the only thing I've got left to ... appreciate it. Here goes, Why do we (people who are on methadone ) sweat so much? I sware, I look like I've just ran...
    ... Hey rlcowboy -- while it's true that methadone is a terrible kick, keep in mind that you are doing ... reccommended by your physician. When you are leaving a methadone clinic, pain is considered part of the cure usually ... it also led a lot of people to relapse back on the methadone , or on their drugs of choice. You are very fortunate...
    ... have had in the last year? I would like to know is methadone a pain med that I can take for the rest of my life ... a normal life with less pain as possiable and the methadone is helping pretty good. I just dont see how my condition ... go back to work. Will they want to take me off the methadone even though I hurt? I really hope not!! What do yall...
    ... Hey, I have some questions about Methadone . Ok I am 33 yr. old male and have had 4 back surgerys ... to my room and talked to me and we decided to try methadone instead of oxycontin and dilaudid. It is really working ... hoping I'm not going to have worst problems with the methadone , and I dont know how long I will be on it either, ... witch may not be anytime soon.I just know with the methadone I never feel like taking more than prescribed and ... better than the oxycontin!!I have heard and read the methadone is harder to get off of than any other pain med.! ... What do ya think? Instead of tappering with the methadone , why not just switch to another pain med and then ... left me with bad headaches. Pain managment put me on Methadone and it really helped for several years. Was taking ... her and there. Now it is Tylonol thankfully. Before Methadone I had tried at least 12 other meds that did nothing...
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  14. Who has done hospital detox successfully?
    ... Who has done a 7-10 day detox with or w/o methadone or subutex successfully? I know various people have ... my prior thread, sounds like kinda did a one-week methadone detox and according to chef, you are not going to...
    ... tox back in 1993. Mine went like this: From 40 mg methadone daily, They give me a Narcan shot, then as much clonidine...
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  15. Methadone To Subutex
    ... luck! Although I wasn't getting a high from the methadone and it was stabilising me. My doctor advised that...
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  16. 24 and Addicted To Colonics
    ... Hi, Can You Tell Me Are Colonic's Safe When On Methadone ?? Billiejean I have no idea, never experienced ... methadone . Is that a drug?...

  17. Question
    ... HI, I am on methadone , however soewhere around june, i was abusing k. along ... my husband was there so he told them that i was on methadone , and he thought htat i was going through withdrawls...
    ... this could have put you into withdrawls from the methadone . hence the copious amounts of morphine. woops.....
    ... staff were unaware that you were/had been on MMT ( methadone maintenance treatment), then a shot of Narcan would...
    ... HE GIVE ME, I KEPT TRYTING TO SAY THAT I TOOK SOME METHADONE , BUT I COULD NOT GET IT OUT BECAUSE I WAS THROWING...
    ... cocaine, along with probably moderate withdrawl from methadone would be a pretty nasty blend for your body. that ... similar) would have been administered. your taking methadone after that is what caused your violent (and potentially...
    ... I WAS STILL IN THE HOSP., BECAUSE AFTER TAKING THE METHADONE I WAS ON MY WAY HOME, (HUSBAND WAS THE ONE TO TELL ... AT LOST FOR WORDS, EVENAFTER KNOWING THAT IT WAS METHADONE TAKEN, WHY DIDN'T THEY KNOW WHAT YOU JUST TOLD ME...
    ... and yes, they had to make darned sure that it was methadone . could have been anything, which means the treatment...
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  18. lisaaahubb...19 days of sobriety..keep it up
    ... positive...it puts you in rem sleep..now im on 60mg of methadone and thats a different story...i can go to sleep,but...

  19. Need some advice
    ... stop this, it must be hell for them. My bf is on the methadone program. He was very addicted to pills. I don't want...
    ... getting involved in NA -- not going to sub or methadone , both of which are for heavier users than you are ... now (at least, I know methadone is, I'm not personally familiar with the sub)....

  20. the chef is in......
    ... been super bizzy with my cafe im still on 60mg of methadone daily,been feeling fairly good......havent saw nor...
    ... greatest for pain control..thats why i went back to methadone from a 15 year absence...if you were to take more ... technically still taking narcotics....im on 60mg of methadone and i go every week to a a/a mtg...i beleive im am...
    ... been super bizzy with my cafe im still on 60mg of methadone daily,been feeling fairly good......havent saw nor...
    ... member the early part of last year, i started a topic methadone vs recovery or sometrhing to that affect, anyways ... timers hello as well as the knew ppl. i too am on methadone 110 mg. aday , i also am taking split doses 80/30...
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  21. is reality really this boring
    ... addicts other than just Motrin. They can give you methadone which works, trust me. I've taken it before and it...
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  22. Anyone know about methodone and pergnancy?
    ... website with this exact quote: Is it safe to take methadone during pregnancy? You may become pregnant while ... being maintained on methadone . Abusing heroin during pregnancy is dangerous to both ... you and your fetus. Methadone maintenance is the best way to help you maintain a...
    ... There is a website devoted to methadone and suboxone maintenance. I'm not allowed to give ... think??), and you can get a LOT of feedback there. Methadone is perfectly safe AND ADVISED for a woman in your...
    ... that has not been approved for pregnancy whereas Methadone has. She needs help or she is going to be in a lot...
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  23. Choice vs. Disease
    ... Would like any opinions on this next question...could methadone be the right choice for me? I am on day 7 of withdrawals ... would think that you would have to withdrawal from methadone the same way you do from hydrocodone, and would I...
    ... some of my posts regarding it. It is sort of like methadone except you don't have to go to a clinic to get it...
    ... point that I need any help. There IS, however, a methadone clinic right here in town. Other than the inconvenience ... the pros/cons of each? Has anyone gone through both methadone and subox? Has anyone gotten OFF of either and been...
    ... detox and I can tell you this, you DON'T want to touch methadone ! I know there are many advocates for methadone but ... custody of my child and lost everything. I went on methadone to change my life. It didn't! Besides going to a ... around some very "shaddy" people, not that everyone on methadone is shaddy, but I did find that almost all of them ... there to save money for their next fix or combined the methadone high with cocain or zanax for a different buzz, it ... made me feel dirty and sleezy. Also, the withdraw on methadone is crazy. I tapered slow, I was only on 40 mg, I...
    ... will successfully taper, and the same is true for methadone . You have to look at accessability and cost for both...
    ... ithdrawals... I was on hydros and a 'friend' gave me some methadone to take for about two weeks to detox. Well, it worked ... doctor and went to him hoping he would prescribe me methadone so that I wouldn't have to go to the clinic. Well ... I was so scared, I went from the patches, back to methadone for about a week and a half. Then... got off of those ... depression for just a few days. Anyway, I have not taken methadone long term so I don't know about withdrawals from that...
    ... endure a LOT more expense and hassle to be on sub or methadone than she is. You need to find out what your options...
    ... Dexedrine is a lot cheaper from what I understand, and methadone might be inexpensive in your area as well. Again...
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  24. Root
    ... go to the pain doc but other wise I have to go on methadone . I just don't want to acept that. So he agreed that ... that my pain won't be so bad that I have to take the methadone . That sounds horible to me. So I will keep the taper...

  25. Advise Please!!!
    ... will prescribe to a real addict for severe pain is methadone . However, you may have caught this addiction just...
    ... will prescribe to a real addict for severe pain is methadone . However, you may have caught this addiction just...

  26. oc's
    ... tabs, he said it was fine and wants her to get on methadone ........while shes pregnant, just thought you might...
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  27. Trouble with Suboxone at Pharmacy.
    ... to take for a couple of weeks until the lortab and methadone got out of my system. Then, he wanted me to start...
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  28. Very HARD day!
    ... part of w/d. At least it was for me. I was prescribed methadone , for my back. I was on them for over a year. I decided...

  29. just a benzo now and then?
    ... older sister's herion addiction (she is currently on methadone ). So, anyway, when I had a Doctor want to put my son...
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  30. To CRAZE
    ... I had a problem, he said 'well, If I start writing methadone prescriptions out of this office, it will draw attention ... doctor. Again, addicts who have chronic pain need methadone . It's still a narcotic but it helps with the pain...
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  31. this monkey is stronger then me
    ... chronic pain (I have a friend who's HIV+ and he's on methadone ) who are also addicts need methadone for help. The ... methadone controls the pain very well and it does the trick...
    ... hey banker, itried methadone for paincontrol a few yrs agoa nd my feet swelled...
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  32. morphine withdrawl help!!
    ... pain management issues. I believe that's more of a methadone thing. One last thing.... there ARE withdrawals associated ... than cold turkeying off of anything, oxys, morphine, methadone , etc. Morphine - keep us posted! I'm concerned about...
    ... 400mg. It still hurt pretty bad when switching to methadone but I was stable in about a week. I used suboxone ... ever who said getting off of suboxone is easier than methadone , have you ever been on methadone? and at what dose...
    ... the dose has just gotten higher and higher. I tried methadone , but had a bad reaction to it and went back on Morphine...
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  33. not sure where to post...
    ... would be saying something differently. Also, I know methadone is prescribed for addicts w/chronic pain. Maybe that...
    ... hey banker..thank you for the post. methadone is something i've considered. heck i've considered...

  34. Has anyone actually done short-term sub detox?
    ... answer. Kinda has said he did a 5-day detox with the methadone . Has anyone done a 5-7 day detox successfully using...
    ... Heroin occasionaly. So, maybe that is why they used a Methadone Cocktail on me instead of the Subutex or Suboxone ... alot of people get nervous when they hear the word " Methadone ", and all the connatations associated with it. But ... want on the " S's ", but if not, dont't let the word " Methadone " keep you from becomming Clean. That would just be...
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  35. Getting this thing beat
    ... think you should consider talking to your doc about methadone . If you are in legit pain, and are becoming so tolerant ... pain medication the only way to fix it? If so, then methadone will treat it, and if you are seeing a pain management ... if you are interested in finding out more about the methadone , do a keyword search on this board and you will find ... else), and chronic pain management. I was on the methadone for about 3 months, and wished I had stayed on it ... So now my medical record chart says I'm allergic to methadone , so I will have to come clean about more than just ... tell my doc the truth. yikes! Anyhow, I know the methadone helped my chronic pain, and it made me not think about...
    ... .but then there's the back pain. I will NOT take methadone ...I don't think it's that bad, and perhaps just ibuprofen...
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  36. ): Can my doctor fire me and not tell me why? Do I have any rights at all??? :(
    ... think about getting on Suboxone for maintenance or methadone for real pain, if you still have it. Sounds like...
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  37. hey jeffie
    ... hubby finally got his act together. he is doing the methadone thing and it really has helped him. hell, he does...

  38. Percocet Detox & Buprinex
    ... 5 day de-tox last December. Although I was given a Methadone Cocktail. Probably because, among all the Legal drugs...

  39. tapering off vicodin
    ... get desired effects......i started taking roxicodone methadone oxycontin perocet anything i could get my hands on...
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  40. Root- converse with me!
    ... sub would not help and that you woudl have to use methadone . I remember reading this and also my doc asking me...
    ... always heard that addicts w/chronic pain HAD to go on Methadone but I could be completely wrong. It can be abused...
    ... The sub just never agreed with my body. As far as methadone , I don't think that's the only choice if you have...
    ... and I hope the pain clinic will help. I won't do any methadone but I know there are other things and I hope they...
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  41. Addiction vs. Tolerance (LAYNESAddiction)
    ... it is absolutely horrible to withdraw from... even methadone didn't help too much with it. I thought I was going...
    ... and there was absolutely NO WAY so I 'found' some methadone and stopped the patch completey. If I told you how...
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  42. NA Newbie - Meds?
    ... the 12 steppers, I will be on klonopin, remeron and methadone for the rest of my life. I dont except that either...
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  43. my story
    ... restless nights,diahrea....ive been there and now am on methadone for maintance and chronic back pain which can be terrible...

  44. I can't find a Dr. that scribes Subutex
    ... wrong here...for maintance purposes either the sub or methadone ...if the addiction is that bad and theres no other...

  45. To Anti-Suboxone Posters
    ... third type who manage the addiction with Suboxone and methadone ? You are one of those people and I believe that you...
    ... its swappin the hydros or whatever for it..hey,im on methadone ,remember?i switched over from the bupenorphine because ... that i show the other side of the coin...look,im on methadone for maintance and chronic pain and you take suboxone...
    ... lotsa of times but always failed.....same with the methadone ...shott, back in 1984 i got addicted to snortin heroin ... for about a year...instead of c/t i did the clinic methadone thing...after six months of that i asked for a ten ... meth again...my doc told me thats the problem with methadone ....nobody detoxs right off of it and then they bad...
    ... ..the govt lobbed it in with the principal behind methadone ...as a method of maintance until the individual can ... lets say they never made suboxone...would you be on methadone ......or maybe you could take dilaudid and it would ... myself to free me from the maintance drug...im on methadone but i dont go to a clinic...im fortunate...my doc ... writes me the script...docs can write scripts for methadone ...im on it for maintance but i also have a back pain ... hard core opiate addiction...it helps the same as methadone ...controlled addiction by our society...the govt has ... .you dont have to go to a clinic though like many methadone clinics...it is A LONG ACTING OPIATEalso...some folks ... can take it every other day... methadone has to be taken every day....some folks will be on ... im not a anti subox supporter..shoot,im on 60mg of methadone ....but if i stop taking the meth tomorrow im gonna ... is most likely at this stage of my life why i take methadone ...so i wont withdraw and be sick for weeks...and deal ... drug..ec t...but in the end if you think about it... methadone /suboxone are drugs...its a moral/ethical issue also...
    ... were in and go out and function. That was always methadone and how buprenorphine started out, Suboxone was just...
    ... that I could not have stayed clean without the Sub or methadone . And yes, I had called a methadone clinic the day...
    ... felt a euphoric effect from Suboxone, never. I took methadone off an on for a while (got them from someone who was...
    ... Hi all- Suboxone is an option..like methadone for detox/or maitainence..for those addicts that have...
    ... than pills. I swore to myself I would never get on methadone because I heard so many nightmares about people taking...
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  46. I "think" I can do it
    ... know that you will reach a point that sub or even methadone is a viable alternative...and the hydro or oxy is...
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  47. I just can't do it.
    ... found it impossible to kick without it, some go for methadone some dont require anything just some good in patient...

  48. question for subutex users
    ... the word suboxone was like another language. Like methadone users if you are in pain while on methadone maintenance ... they'll usually just put you on more methadone , that's why the doctor told you to take another subutex...
    ... the word suboxone was like another language. Like methadone users if you are in pain while on methadone maintenance ... they'll usually just put you on more methadone , that's why the doctor told you to take another subutex...
    ... bad is the pain, they switch a lot of people over to methadone if the pain is that bad. Let me know Cade...
    ... bad is the pain, they switch a lot of people over to methadone if the pain is that bad. Let me know Cade Probably...
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  49. LaynesADDICTION-results?
    ... went to a treatment ceter again and left out-patient methadone . I'd go a week then back on the MMT program until...
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  50. Kinda?
    ... 30 days to 6 months.??? I did it in 5 days using a Methadone Cocktail, with some Demeral shots (small amounts,...

  51. Got a new Sub Appt *TOMORROW*
    ... you will not go into acute w/d from suboxone or methadone if you use an opiate. They put naloxone in suboxone ... sick. It doesnt absorb well at all in the GI track. Methadone and buprenorphine just "put in" and "bind". But you...
    ... thing seems to apply to long acting opiates, i.e., methadone , and not short acting, hydro. I've been reading a...
    ... will use them in consistency through out the day. Methadone isnt effective for pain for anywhere near 24 hours...
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  52. my husband passed away wednesday night in his sleep.
    ... husband or not. We lose a lot of people on the other methadone boards I post at, and to me it's feels just the same...

  53. Methadone Detox Tomorrow
    ... and you probably know it. A 21 day day detox with methadone is enough time to become addicted to the methadone ... . Methadone addiction is a long hard detox. Low dose suboxone...
    ... to agree with the previous post because 21 days of methadone is alot, it takes about a week of medium to high doses...
    ... let me know how your doin...im on 60 mg daily of methadone for chronic back pain/addiction...was on bupenorphine ... for 4 years...was on methadone for 6 months back in 1984...was told you have to wean...
    ... josh- Im a x-H addict now on suboxone. Ive done the methadone detox and it works very well. Do they give you the ... methadone for a week then you stay in-patient for therapy/meetings...
    ... luck man if I could do it anyone can. Also I wanted methadone maintenace, but id suggest try doing without it then...
    ... say that I helped my brother go a 21 day detox at a methadone center and it worked very well for him. They started...
    ... Just in response to a few posts, Ive done methadone detox 7 times this year alone and suboxone just once ... .... suboxone w/d is noooooooooo better than methadone and im sure they put him on 21 days for a very good...
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  54. Confiding in your doctor about your addiction
    ... the doctors would come in every 8 hrs. and give me a methadone cocktail. I did alot of sleeping the first 3 days...
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  55. LaynesAddiction....Question?
    ... I could go on subutex for 5 days until I start my methadone program again since I have no choice and he said no ... kick, if you're on it, stay on it. The w/d wasnt like methadone or morphine, it was like coming off of zoloft, methadone...
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  56. Could use some advice on how to tell my doctor
    ... of suboxone and the less stringent restrictions on methadone . Telling you doctor is still risky business. If...
    ... posters recommended, please consider going cold turkey, methadone or sub. I've been on the methadone before (I have...
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  57. Vicodin withdrawal
    ... with oxy's,anything i could get....now am back on methadone ...swore i wouldnt touch it since 1984...was on it...
    ... you, if there is a somewhat proven "wean-down" for Methadone , for people who went went from Heroin to the Meth...
    ... think of a detox? i was fine in detox but i was on methadone , fenabarb, seroquil, etc but i used for 2 years whats...

  58. Hey all you Suboxone Users!
    ... cant say enough good things about this drug. I was on Methadone for a short while and did not feel this normal. I...
    ... do a slow taper? How would you compare the W/D from Methadone and Suboxone? I W/D from Methadone and thought I was...
    ... never tapered properly...you have to slow taper from methadone and bupenorphine..they are both long acting opiates...
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  59. Question - X Suboxone Users
    ... an incident somewhere else, where this woman was on methadone for a very long time. Many years. They kept on telling ... her she wasnt clean because she was on methadone and she was still actively using. She was insulted ... who helped defend her). Now she feels that those on methadone are still active addicts, still taking drugs and only...
    ... You know, I take trazodone for coaine w/d as well as methadone for opiate dependency, No one ever says..... OMG! ... you're on trazodone! But methadone is like a curse word.........
    ... those people that seem to think that if you are taking methadone or the sub are somehow still "addicted". First of ... not whether or not you take a "pill".If you take the methadone or sub,and the addictive "behavior" stops,the Dr shopping ... be any different than having to take something like methadone ?If for what ever reason the person feels at some point...
    ... dependency" takes over and you go on a program like methadone and buprenorphine. BUT YOU ARE VERY RIGHT, and yet...
    ... would really get down on those who were "still" taking methadone (they didn't have the sub back way back when when I ... logic behind that as these people who were on the methadone , went from doing all the normal negative behaviors...
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  60. Day 2
    ... Suboxone is great for maintenance drug. Idid try Methadone for a short time and I think Suuboxone does a wonderful...
    ... would not stop suboxone and take them. And I've taken methadone before too but I got more of a high from methadone ... than from lortabs. The methadone just made me want more methadone. The sub... makes...
    ... hey I can handle that. If and when I choose to stop. Methadone made me feel drugged as well. I can honestly say I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: suboxone Lortab

  61. Hi I'm new
    ... chef...a 44 year old male opiate addict..on 60mg of methadone daily for opiate addiction/chronic back pain...have ... your doc know/understande addiction...now on 60mg of methadone a day...divorced,lost everything...300,000 home,ect...
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  62. suboxone
    ... differently...my doc writes me a script for 60mg of methadone daily...he is a recovering addict,5 years sober,so...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocodone Lortab Oxycodone suboxone

  63. DCV Checks in.....
    ... weeks. The doctor was thinking about putting me on methadone , but due to the information I got here, I shot that...
    ... need that sometimes. Are you suggesting that methadone might be an option for me? I have heard the withdrawls ... short term withdrawls of oxy. I don't understand methadone maintenance totally I guess. Does it give you a buzz...
    ... methadone and bupenorphine are the only two drugs that are used ... when you use suboxone/subutex or buprenex or even methadone to quit pill addiction we are only swappin or avoiding ... 150 pills a day..do you think it matters to him if methadone w/d's he heard are longer than perc's?nope...methadone...
    ... But just to explain to DCV, I am pretty sure the methadone gives you no "high", but you are physically dependent...
    ... suppose. I guess I still don't understand the methadone thing. Does methadone give you a buzz?...
    ... methadone will give some folks a slight buzz but if you are ... hydros and oxys then you will not get a buzz from methadone .it never did nothin for me and ive took the liquid...
    ... thats right it is an opiate blocker after you do methadone then you will not feel anything from other opiates...
    ... heroin...it takes a bit but you can "over ride" the methadone and still get a pretty good "buzz" from the heroin ... cause you have to consume more than is required... methadone sits on the receptor and is hard to push off....you ... feel slighly euphoric when you start the methadone but that goes away and im feel normal everyday except...
    ... pain issues, the doctors and everyone else recommends methadone since it's a long acting opiate that will control ... are behind you. I would talk to the doctor about methadone because the likelyhood of you being able to control...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine Oxycodone Percocet suboxone Lortab

  64. Wish I could find a sub Dr.
    ... can find a sub doctor, do it. If you have to call a methadone clinic and go every morning, do it. Just try to stay...
    ... like the sub is so wonderfull, I was accepted at the methadone clinic but it is 50 miles away and you have to go...
    ... i get my methadone strait from my doctor..he writes me a script for 42 ... doctor who knows addiction/medicine can prescribe methadone for chronic pain/or addiction... you are aware docs ... patients...and that same doc can write a script for methadone ...i was in the clinic mode back in 1984..it was terrible...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lortab catapres

  65. To Murphy
    ... had to take them or get sick. I have tried tapering, Methadone and rehab, yep, failed at all. Idid stay clean for...
    ... and he put me on the Suboxone. I still was buying methadone off of the streets to keep me out of withdrawal and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norco Lortab Vicoprofen Xanax phenobarbital suboxone

  66. John 3:16....Its Amanda...Heres my story
    ... I started snorting them. I then started taking methadone after the oxy...why? I dont know. I took those for ... great for me emotionally...if you have ever taken Methadone , it leaves you not feeling ANY emotions. I didnt...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norco

  67. I'm new too this and I have no clue where to start...HELP
    ... from a ex-heroin/opiate addict currently on 60mg of methadone daily due to addiction/chronic back disc problems ... disease...i was on maintainance drugs,bupenorphine/now methadone to try to straiten out my thinking....he should go...

  68. Root, Are you lurking and Okay?
    ... at least you are not getting high. You are not on methadone or any other drug that gets you high so is it not...
    Medications also discussed in this post: suboxone

  69. Need some help please...
    ... for 16 years...non sleep from heroin was a month... methadone was month and half,oxys was a month..i guess it all...
    ... for 16 years...non sleep from heroin was a month... methadone was month and half,oxys was a month..i guess it all...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocodone Lortab Morphine

  70. Curious about current quittiing methods
    ... Back in 1993 I withdrew from a 30mg-40mg a day methadone habit, I had been on methadone for 8 months. I did...
    ... it still wouldnt be enough....i too detoxed off of methadone back in 1984 and swore id never use it again...now...
    ... Anyway, I was expecting to go and be prescribed methadone and everything be fine. Well... NO, he gave me the...
    ... medical community want to put people on the sub or on methadone just to keep money coming in? BTW back when I was ... on methadone it was FREE for me, I got on welfare and so other...
    ... could still talk to the nurse. But I think 40 mgs of methadone is not that high a daily dose -- probably average ... There are reasons that maintenance through sub or methadone is a valid choice for some people. Like I said I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine benadryl suboxone Lortab Xanax catapres phenobarbital

  71. addiction center tells me no help 4 ambien
    ... want to get better. I dont even want to take this methadone again but I have no choice, The suboxone was so much...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Klonopin Motrin Oxycodone Paxil Remeron Valium Xanax suboxone

  72. Suboxone - and Happy New Year
    ... originally I didn't like! I never wanted to mess with methadone , because I elt that it was too hard to get off. So...
    ... have been available 2 and half years ago. I tried Methadone for about 6 weeks and hated the way it made me feel...
    ... support and help! Oh, one more thing about Sub vs. Methadone - I took Methadone off and on and I could SO easily...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Klonopin Prozac suboxone Lortab

  73. Cold Turkey Help with Heroin
    ... a chronic back problem....im currently on 60 mg of methadone daily...thank god i dont need to hit the clinic.....
    ... and I want to thank you for reminding me. As far as methadone , there is a 3-month waiting list to get into the detox ... are the only doctors authorized in CA to distribute methadone . I can't wait 3-months even though I did have them...
    ... have you looked into trying Suboxone? It's just like methadone except you don't get a high from it. However, it ... is... I think the withdrawals from it are as bad as methadone . But... I plan on being on it for a while so I will...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lortab suboxone

  74. to chef only (maybe)
    ... of hydro's...they dont work analegesically with the methadone and the meth is supposed to help my back in these...

  75. Need advice ya'll!
    ... tolerance higher and higher and I have heard, just like methadone , that many people overdose trying to find the high...
    ... waste of time imo.philster posted a taper plan to methadone which is the same as sub so try to find it if you...
    Medications also discussed in this post: suboxone


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