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  1. Please HELp With methadone questions
    ... Hi there...Sorry I don't have experience with methadone as I went c/t....It was hell, but now 13 days clean...
    ... 2851019]Hi there...Sorry I don't have experience with methadone as I went c/t....It was hell, but now 13 days clean...
    ... mother too and i felt so guilty. I have tried the methadone route. I am hearing such horrible things aboutit?...
    ... at my long drug history and recommended that I take Methadone for my pain. I can tell you that I had immediate ... stand in line, and drink some orange juice spiked with methadone every single day in order to get the med. The doc ... sort of laughed and told me that Methadone was now being used for chronic pain and that it came ... routinely. Nicole, I can honestly tell you that Methadone has saved my life! I know that sounds so melo-dramatic ... got used to the drug) that are often mentioned. The Methadone does not give me a high or a buzz or a warm, fuzzy ... So, in my opinion only, I think you should give the Methadone a chance to work. It should also have the added benefit...
    ... I was on methadone for drug addiction. It did stop me from using and ... not see going away and you need a drug for that then methadone is just as good as anyother and just as with any other ... dose on that too for the same effect. I do know that methadone quit cold turkey is not a pretty sight. It was the ... quitting for longer than two weeks. But officially methadone 's w/d's when done cold turkey last real close to a ... active addict all over again and would probably be on methadone . That is not easy when you have pain issues. What...
    ... on the Pain Management board, but saw your post on Methadone and I wanted to give you some information I have acquired ... . I've been on Methadone over four years now, and I still have all my teeth ... Good luck to you and I hope you're successful on the Methadone ....
    ... sober for many years, but along the way I did try methadone - once to try and detox (unsuccessfully I might add ... (about a month or two) maintenance. I found that methadone very definitely got me high, especially the first ... hour after dosing. People say that methadone does not create any euphoria, but then after long ... heroin, there is little euphoria. As far as taking methadone for long term pain management, that makes no real ... analgesic properties will diminish down to about nothing. Methadone will not make you lose your teeth or make your bones ... documented cases of this happening directly due to the methadone itself. I have noticed some puffiness in the ankles ... and hands among long term methadone users, but it is not clear what exactly is causing ... this. The methadone , or something else. There may be some physical effects ... about. However the real problems, in my opinion, with methadone are more subtle than that. The real problem is that ... especially with something so powerful and addictive as methadone - real recovery is not possible. Programs like N ... to medicate, with any substance including alcohol, methadone , etc., we do not grow spiritually. In my opinion...
    ... was. I'm glad that you see improvement while on the methadone , however I'd still strongly encourage you to talk ... you wouldn't be able to control your dosage of the methadone if it were given to you in a monthly supply, you are ... probably better off going to the methadone clinic and getting it daily. Either way, I wish you...
    ... Nicole...My doctor prescibes my Methadone for me in pill form. I get 540, 10 mg pills a month ... with your doctor and ask if he'll prescribe you the Methadone and then you're able to take it at home. My insurance ... glad to hear you're getting positive results from the Methadone . Remember though, if you do have it filled at your ... don't let them fill it with Methadose. It has to be Methadone by Roxane, which is a much better quality....
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  2. Help, More PAIN Issues!
    ... ve been taken off ALL my meds and am on only 40mg Methadone a day. . nothing for breakthrough . I'm miserable ... am I going to do now? I need something ELSE, this Methadone gives me SEVERE, DAILY headaches, it has worsened...
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  3. Need help with Lortab addiction
    ... As we were taking morphine by then he prescribed us Methadone . My husband took way too many (just to feel better ... later and went back to the same doctor and got more Methadone . This time he didn't abuse them but the damage from ... leaving the hospital. His cause of death was acute methadone toxicity. It will be 2 years this Thursday since ... he died and I have been on Methadone the entire time up until 9 days ago. I am sick and...
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  4. Help! Having dental surg tomorrow and know she'll RX vics for the pain
    ... oxycontin, bring it on EVEN BETTER, morphine bring it on, methadone , bring it on, ( never had that but i am sure i would...
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  5. Day Four
    ... and stayaway from substitution drugs like subutex, methadone etc...theyre gonna take you right back to where u...
    ... suboxone WD and compared to previously detoxing from methadone its a much lesser hell, but someone who has never...
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  6. Subatex Question
    ... oxycontin, etc. as well. Can also be used to get off methadone , but not an easy ride as methadone is very long acting...
    ... oxycontin, etc. as well. Can also be used to get off methadone , but not an easy ride as methadone is very long acting...
    ... and get help the right way. you could also go to a methadone clinic and get clean that way to, UNDER A DR'S care...
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  7. I'm back....and ready to be DONE w/hydro for good
    ... or substituting one drug for another (i.e. taking methadone or suboxone), fail miserably in the long term. ...
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  8. Just shaking my head in disbelief....
    ... I'm not knocking addiction recovery programs with methadone or something similar, but they just seem to be a trade...
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  9. Would anyone who has been clean for awhile like to talk?
    ... people who claim to be "clean" but are still on drugs. Methadone . Suboxone. Alcohol. Etc....
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  10. My story........
    ... me are addicted to pills only his drug of choice is methadone and mine is norcos. They truely are the devil, and...
    ... hey i feel for ya guys, i remeber coming off methadone , it was the worst withdrawal ive had, the pain in ... make u worry of course :s)i would never go back to methadone . Ive relapsed myself, and also new here, i feel for...
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  11. Methadone vs. Subatex/Suboxone
    ... methadone you have to go to a clinic to pick up every day. it ... is given in pill form. the clinic I go to for my methadone is pill form but mixed with water. why would anyone ... want to get high on methadone ? I"m there for a purpose and that's to get clean. ... methadone has saved my life. even though I have to drive there ... it is very difficult some feel to detox off the methadone once you've started it. I started on 90 mg and went...
    ... Hi there ACL2006, I was on Methadone for pain through my pain management doctor. I did ... least amount of medication. I was not offered the Methadone until all the other stuff no longer worked and I really ... along and take life as it comes. My experience with Methadone is this....It was great because it did take the pain ... doc and can't tell you anything but my experience.... Methadone was hard to get off of but everyone's body is different...
    ... Just to clarify re the myth of the methadone clinic -- you do not have to go to a clinic to get ... methadone . Doctors can write for it -- in fact, any doctor ... reason most people think you need to go to a clinic for methadone is that very few doctors will write for it. I have...
    ... TrampyG;3101634]Just to clarify re the myth of the methadone clinic -- you do not have to go to a clinic to get ... methadone . Doctors can write for it -- in fact, any doctor ... reason most people think you need to go to a clinic for methadone is that very few doctors will write for it. I have ... The problem is the only way a doc can prescribe methadone is if they prescribe it for pain. It is illegal for...
    ... everyone here is right! Any doctor can prescribe methadone for pain, and also for addiction, but only for two ... clinic somewhere. I currently take a low dose of methadone for addiction and I read up on it before I took it ... learning all I can in order to be an advocate for it. Methadone saved my life - maybe not my physical life, but my ... Nicole was almost surely taking other things with her methadone or overdosing on it - low doses help when trying to ... perfect way to describe the way I feel when taking methadone is this: Like I have never done drugs. Not that...
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  12. Already know the answers
    ... the addiction, by now i was hooked on crack, heroin, methadone and benzo's. But you get through it, you find something...

  13. opiate addiction and the damage it causes
    ... withdrawl symptons because 4 years ago you couldn't get methadone in NH. Its hard on the stomach but really worked along...

  14. What do you do instead??
    ... took me to the vicodins, and Loritabs, and finally to methadone ....Most addicts, look for a better high after they...
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  15. I have to try suboxone
    ... the cure for morphine addiction! Now people think methadone is the cure for heroin addiction. The cycle never...
    ... the comments regarding maintenance or detox (Sub & Methadone ), we should understand it’s an individual decision...
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  16. Going Crazzy
    ... won't admit that they have a problem, some are on methadone and were supossed to be weaned off, it was only to ... my nephews, got so desperate for the pain meds and methadone , and had no money, that he went to a clinic and robbed...
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  17. Chronic pain and addiction weaning off and in so much pain
    ... relate to the predicament your are in, i was long term methadone user for 12years then got clean to find myself in...
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  18. How long does methadone stay in your system
    ... having issues w/ a person in my life who has been on methadone and is trying to get off.... I am aware of the tapering ... someone was to "switch" drugs of choice how long will methadone stay in your system? Susiek , I'm not sure but will...
    ... Susiek I have no experience with methadone at all. The only knowledge I have is what I have...
    ... I knew someone who tapered down to 1 ounce of methadone and she stayed on that dosage for two years. Methadone...
    ... i am on day 13 of being totally off the methadone . it is really nasty stuff. still can't sleep w/o ... free from the stuff. did a really fast taper off the methadone , and quit cod turkey from norco and xanax. thought...
    ... saying that this person in your life is abusing the methadone and now switching to some other pain med? How high ... so angry! It does not help, only makes it worse. Methadone is a very long acting drug. It has a long half life...
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  19. How can I help my MOM????
    ... going to OD and I don't know what to do. My mom takes methadone , percocet, vicodin, xanax, and when she can get her...
    ... I am sure my daughter is addicted to pain meds. Methadone , oxicotin, etc.... She falls asleep in the middle...
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  20. am gona get off the codeine.will you help me?
    ... go to the chemist everyday (I assume you mean for methadone or subutex??). Friend, either the tough decisions...
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  21. Is this common?
    ... My boyfriend has had an on off opiate (vic, oxy, methadone ) addictionfor several years. He has reccently kicked...
    ... I'M SERIOUS!!, in my expirience the withrawl from methadone can last for weeks, its not as intense as most opiates...
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  22. sleep needed, any help?
    ... because he has come this far getting off pills and methadone . Any suggestions for the sleeplessness, and any thing...
    ... him gettin off the drugs.. was he prescribed the methadone from a DR or did he get that off the street ? what ... let us know what its called. How come he was taking methadone ? is he a pain patient? Just curious. the best of luck...
    ... years ago, and this past summer he started taking methadone , from a friend, to try and wean off the pills. This ... he died 3 years ago, while battling addiction to methadone . his death was not drug related, but his life would ... have been alot better without methadone and that is what i keep telling b/f now. Two or Three...
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  23. Weening Off Percocet Question
    ... what, though. My sister died from her persciption of methadone , so I wouldn't recommend that. And I really don't...
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  24. Methadone detox to Suboxone
    ... some informaiton. My husband and I are on 70mg of Methadone and we are moving to a new state. Where we are moving ... does not have a methadone clinic there, but we have contacted a doctor and she ... symptoms that might occur from going to suboxone from methadone . Can anyone help me out? So far i ahve read about ... but just wondering about the withdrawals from the methadone to suboxone. Hope to talk to someone soon.:)...
    ... I was wondering if you could get methadone from a Dr. in the town you're moving to. Maybe they ... just don't have a methadone clinic. It seems if the Dr. wants you to have it and ... coming off fentanyl pain patches and I'm going on methadone for two weeks and taking the fentanyl patch off the ... addiction for another. I'm only supposed to be on the methadone for two weeks tops. Good Luck and I hope things go...
    ... reccomended that a patient slowly taper down to 30mg of methadone or under before making the switch to suboxone..And ... antagonist..And if you were to take it while having methadone in your system or not already in acute withdrawals ... from the methadone then shortly after taking the suboxone its gonna go ... in there and push every bit of the methadone off the opiate receptors and place you in full fledged...
    ... SIZE][/FONT] Ok my husband and I are on 70mg of methadone and are moving to a new state. In the town where we ... are moving to does not have methadone , and the doctor wants to put us on Suboxone. Can anyone ... withdrawals you might go thru while switching from methadone to suboxone. If anyone can help please let me know...
    ... sorry I don't know too much about going from methadone to subutex. but i do know that you have to be clean...
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  25. Home detox from Methadone
    ... I progress in the taper. My understanding about Methadone , although I have no personal experience with it, is...
    ... Hey there. My sister works as a nurse in a methadone clinic. I will ask her about this when I talk to her ... some time today. Are you going through a methadone clinic also? Hold tight....
    ... Ok, Talked to my sister. She is the head nurse at a methadone clinic here in Columbus, so I think I have some good...
    ... Ok, Talked to my sister. She is the head nurse at a methadone clinic here in Columbus, so I think I have some good...
    ... I progress in the taper. My understanding about Methadone , although I have no personal experience with it, is...
    ... I am reporting on the 14th day of getting shot of Methadone . The headaches and sweating have ended, the urge...
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  26. Anyone know about Suboxone?????
    ... heard this is much much easier to get off of that methadone , is this true? And should I be on this forever or...
    Medications also discussed in this post: suboxone

  27. Here's where I am
    ... much incentive to quit so if you did get on either methadone or sub, the pills would do nothing for you as far ... buzz goes. Have you thought about checking out the methadone clinic? It might be a good idea for you to look into...
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  28. Ultram Help
    ... m in bed at night. dur to my history of heroin and methadone use my consultant is reluctant to give me morpheine...
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  29. searching for help
    ... to take care of him, because they didnt offer him methadone , or anything but a kick in the teeth every chance...
    ... maens he is tired an done.I can only speak for me but methadone has worked for me an I have tryed it all.Tar is a ... especally evil withdraw.all methadone clinics are set up as confidental(sorry bad speller...
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  30. Drug free for 8 years now..
    ... a question about a urinalysis I had to take in the methadone maintenance treatment program I am a client at.I recently...
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  31. Have questions please help!
    ... somewhere below 1 percent I ended up haveing to go to a methadone clinic and I wasnt to keen on being labeled a addict ... wasnt for the nurses and docs the support and the methadone from the clinic . so if she is having some real problems...
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  32. Suboxone withdrawals?
    ... the fight is in our head.it is basicly the same as methadone an opiate receptor blocker.in world war2 they were ... running short on morphien so a german scientist created methadone hydrocloide.witch is the same thing.and its very powerful...
    ... the fight is in our head.it is basicly the same as methadone an opiate receptor blocker.in world war2 they were ... running short on morphien so a german scientist created methadone hydrocloide.witch is the same thing.and its very powerful...

  33. help from the most unlikely place
    ... stop.well im stared on 4th day with out anything no methadone no anything. im not gonna replace one with another...

  34. 20+vic daily recovery
    ... I bought xbox360 and a lot of games. I don't like methadone and the new "detox" pill. This replaces 1 addiction...
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  35. Something that may make you think twice
    ... patient rehabs I'm finally clean.I had to turn to methadone to do it but I feel like it's a fair trade.I know ... I'm now addicted to the methadone but it's a more worthwhile addiction.(is that possible ... effectivly(mostly and what I'm not doing is on me not the methadone ):p I now pay my rent and other bills,buy food,get ... me to my clinic.One day I will taper down from the methadone .I can see a wonderful future for me and my kids where...
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  36. Good with the bad, Literally.week off Vikes
    ... get to the root of the pain. He also had my mom on methadone . she is almost a month clean from it. Needless to...
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  37. Kicking Opiates - what's working for me after 3 1/2 years of struggle
    ... disgusted everytime I think about a Hydro or an Oxy or a Methadone pill. BUt, with the Quinine, I have had no RLS or...
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  38. Just for Today....
    ... real physical pain. I have no help in the form of methadone , but Ive always been skeptical of that in any case...

  39. sorry this is so long
    ... love an addict and need help. My brother has been on methadone for a few years now. Prior to this he was shooting ... he would end up this way. He continues to go to a methadone clinic, on a daily basis. He is also prescribed xanex...
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  40. Day six... so awesome
    ... As of last Tuesday (1/2/07) at 8 am (did 2 - 10mg methadone ), I have had no opiates after a 3 1/2 year battle ... to 160mg a day of sniffing oxys or 30 to 40mgs of Methadone when no oxys were to be had. Haven't had a drop of...
    ... disgusted everytime I think about a Hydro or an Oxy or a Methadone pill. BUt, with the Quinine, I have had no RLS or...
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  41. Major doses of Oxycontin
    ... been 2 days since you last dosed? Try to get a few methadone pills. Take a couple 10mg pills when the withdrawls...
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  42. Feelbad and anyone else in Pain Mgmt
    ... had 2004 and the lumbar is still a problem. I take methadone 40mg/d, oxycodone 5mg-6/d, and cymbalta 90mg/d. Your...
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  43. Oxycotin Users Please Help
    ... this last year instead of uping the OXy..he added Methadone to the mix. Not sure of all the mg's..but here is ... what he takes: OXY 80mg 3 times daily Methadone I think 20mg twice a day Lexapro daily Nortryptilyn...
    ... her everything.She verified it all and sent me to a methadone clinic.I've been there two years now.My life has changed ... 100 percent.Yes,I'm addicted to methadone .But I don't take more than prescribed.I have never...
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  44. My Story
    ... when I got pregnant for the second time. I was on methadone at the time and my doctor would not start a methadone ... hospital for 2 weeks, hoping to try and wean me off the methadone . Well, I can honestly say now, that was the worst ... was released from the hospital and returned to the methadone clinic. At the clinic I met a girl who was selling ... vicodin, Methadone clinics are a great way to meet people to do drugs...
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  45. I quit smoking and pain pills today
    ... have what i need in advance. I just went off of methadone . It was awful for 2 weeks but i was also going on...
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  46. codeine withdrawl
    ... pain which only surfaced after coming off a 12 year methadone addiction, id rather not have to use but i cant cope...
    ... me, my P.M, consultant is informed of my long term methadone abuse (this wasnt for pain) and obviously has the...
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  47. hydro after oxy
    ... something similar. He did stints in detox and did the methadone thing and suboxone for a good two years and then after...
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  48. wife(xanax) + hubby(vicodin)= MESS
    ... that also. This lat time, the Quack Dr put him on methadone to get him off of everythig. The first month, 10mg ... WHOA...I thought we were weaning him down??? The methadone eventually caused anxiety because with the methadone ... missing and him being TOTALLY messed up and he lost his methadone . I called his Dr and spilled the truth about hubby...
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  49. Addicted to VICODIN & HATING LIFE
    ... THANK GOODNESS. Monday I almost drove myself to the METHADONE clinic. I thought that was the answer. Then, I prayed...
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  50. suboxone vs methadone
    ... I'm on methadone and going to Suboxone. Methadone is so much harder to get off of. It gives a feeling ... sleep ALOT! I'm on 15 milligrams and I've been on methadone for 12 years. I went from 5 milligrams to nothing ... off of. My question would be WHY? would you go to methadone instead of just detoxing off of Suboxone and then...
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  51. Filling the Void
    ... everyday at the same time, trying to taper what I have. Methadone / dose is a nasty bugger of a drug. Half life of...

  52. anyone here a codependant?
    ... trying so hard, but now is taking small amounts of methadone each day to come off of pills. anyone here coping...
    ... trying to wean him off of pills with small amount of methadone each day, usually around 10 to 15 mgs. i know i need...

  53. How much can I expect to pay for Suboxone?
    ... day and how much it costs. My therapeutic dose of Methadone is 120mg per day, so, what does that translate to...
    ... costs. It's quite varied. It is not comparable to methadone in cost. Plus, you need to taper down off the methadone ... experience is that I had to be completely off the methadone before I could begin the sub. I started suboxone ... after being off methadone for two days and still went into precipatated withdrawal ... . It was awful. Once I had the methadone out of my system, the transition to sub was easy....
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  54. Day #5 still no energy
    ... works well also. I would really think twice about the methadone , unless you are looking to stay on it for the long...
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  55. Going from 'done 2 Subox.....any suggestions/feedback/ideas?
    ... I am currently a methadone maintenance patient and have recently had a dosage ... punishment? And is it not against every tenet of the Methadone Maintenance ideology to use methadone reductions/suspension...
    ... lternative in fighting your addiction. My sister works in a methadone clinic and she has said that they will kick people...
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  56. At What Point Are You "addicted?" Help....
    ... Most people with chronic pain sometimes take the methadone too. I'm sure if you stopped you would have w/d's...
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  57. deadly combination
    ... was ruled an accidental overdose due to crack and methadone .that said that with his heart racing from the crack ... and then slowing down from the methadone that his heart did not know what to do and just stopped...

  58. can't handle life sober
    ... tranquilizers. I mean non-abused prescription meds ( methadone , suboone, campral, SSRI's). Hope I helped....

  59. day 4 off opiates need some help
    ... I have a question for you all. I was addicted to methadone or maybe i still am but anyways i went cold turkey ... off methadone for 2 months (stayed away from all opiates) then got ... for my wds to go away. Am I just going through the methadone w/d's again or both herion and methadone? plz help...

  60. From methadone to subutex?
    ... took the sub for about a week or so. I have heard the methadone does lurk in your system longer than other opiates...
    ... took the sub for about a week or so. I have heard the methadone does lurk in your system longer than other opiates ... there buckeyetim thanks for your feedback. Yeah the methadone stays in your system quite a bit longer than most ... counsellor ive been seeing since i started on the methadone and it was actually her that got me on it in the 1st ... the best shot at getting clean. i have been on the methadone for 6 and a half years now and she has been there...
    ... this is my second week on this and I transferred from methadone . I was on 30mls and had my last dose of this on Tues ... as you leave it 12 - 24hrs from your last dose of methadone and are experiencing withdrawel pains, it will been...
    ... wanted out of the projects of detroit so i went on methadone ...stabilized at 35mg a day and after a year wanted ... zero drugs in system,relapsed...swore id never do methadone again...never did heroin again...1990 got into a accident ... for pain and w/d prevention...doc jumped me back on methadone for two years but dose crept up to 120mg...addict ... function just fine...it gives you more energy than the methadone ,sex is heaven..acts like viagra for me and no w/d ... tomoroow doc will pull me off subutex and back on methadone ...they are both long actinmg opiates...meth=72 hrs ... out of your addiction wean all the way down on the methadone and take a month off life and by the time its a montha ... being...no one wants to deal with w/d's...i did on methadone and after a month/half i was normal...except sleep...
    ... crossed for you. regarding the time between last methadone dose ans first subutex dose my doc said i will get ... my last methadone on saturday morning and i hav to go to the clinic ... be ok to take the subutex on monday morning as the methadone dose will only be about 10 - 15mls. is this true? ... morning! what do u guys think? Brunette did u have methadone the day before you took the sub or 2 days before?...
    ... but was only two weeks ago) - I took my last dose of methadone on Tuesday and waited until thursday before taking...
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  61. on that road again
    ... doctor? cuz thats the only dr. i have. i was taking methadone to try and ween off the norco but then i found myself ... of that. i didnt have to go to a clinic to get the methadone so i could take as much as i want. and my personality...
    ... doctor? cuz thats the only dr. i have. i was taking methadone to try and ween off the norco but then i found myself ... of that. i didnt have to go to a clinic to get the methadone so i could take as much as i want. and my personality...
    ... off of. Did your primary care Doc give you the methadone ? Just curious as Its not real common for a doc to ... just give out Methadone like that. SS...
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  62. New Thread New Plan
    ... do my research. I mean they could be offering you methadone for all you know or some kind of other narcotic. ...
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  63. Started at the Methadone Clinic yesterday
    ... for you. Some people choose, Suboxone, some choose Methadone and some choose cold turkey or attend a rehab. For ... step to take and not an easy one to do. going to a methadone clinic is not an easy way out, they really can't and...
    ... Hi There, I have been in Methadone treatment since October 2004. It really depends on ... and what and how much you were taking how long your methadone treatment will last. I am not sure just how much I...
    ... first full week, or I guess business week, goin to the methadone clinic. As I saw one of you angels post that you ... emails from my family like" 20 percent of people on a methadone treatment plan can stop. The other 80 are on for...
    ... I finally stayed with morphine and when I started methadone I was taking 3,000mgs a say of ms contin.I am 5'9 ... have never in my life been in withdrawl) I started methadone .That was 4 years ago and let me tell you my life has ... cover's my addiction and pain.Alot of people get on methadone and then proceed to sit around watching tv and eating...
    ... to get off it and i always said i would never take methadone as i heard it was actually WORSE than the heroin and ... really at rock bottom before i decided to give the methadone a try and i wish i had done it a LOT sooner than i ... did!! Methadone is brilliant if you let it work. I know loads of guys ... that buzz or they are still using in between doses. Methadone doesnt give you a buzz it just prevents withdrawals ... time muler but beleive me you WILL get there with methadone if you let it do its job properly. I have now been ... on methadone for nearly 7 years and it has TOTALLY changed my life ... seen. I am now waiting to go on to subutex when my methadone dosage is low enough and then i will be totally drug ... clinic in the 1st place and trying to get onto the methadone so well done. All you have to do now is stay away ... friends that are still using and sit back and let the methadone do its job!! if you could maybe join a gym or some...
    ... are probably still feeling a little "good" from the methadone This WILL go away.Please dont keep going up and up ... properly.Thats if you want true success in coming off it.. Methadone changed my life,Methadone SAVED my life.I went from ... their bussiness and that if they knew how I was before methadone then they wouldnt say what they do.I also tell them ... more like a diabetics body isnt producing insulin.The methadone just replaces my endorphin level to a normal level ... replacing what isnt made anymore.Same thing with the methadone .If a person with a normal endorphin system were to ... take methadone they would get a big buzz probably because they would ... level of endorphins....Dont let anyone tell you that methadone isnt good.Most that have taken it before and came...
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  64. Methadone taper but at what rate?
    ... Hi Evo8guy, I have been on Methadone since Oct./2004. I was taking 115 mg. for the best...

  65. Im addicted to endone &the dr just took me off them,can he do that??what can I do now
    ... is the reason? I do believe you can get into a methadone program since your a drug user so that should not ... should seek out some help and see if you can get on methadone or suboxone and try and clean up. They do drug test...
    ... dont want it to be this way. I hope you can get on methadone but I think it should be for people who really want ... suffer w/d's. What happens when you taper off the methadone then what back to heroin? Well please post and keep...
    ... ect.They are not the same drug.I wouldn't suggest a methadone program until you exhaust all other avenues.Buprenorphene...
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  66. 9th day without methadone
    ... when you went to see your doctor. I detoxed from methadone in 1977. At first I was in a detox unit where they...
    ... a long talk with the doc about raising my dose of methadone vs changing to opana. Because of my past addiction ... oxycontin, doc said he felt better with me taking methadone . He gave me the same dosage (20mg 3 times per day ... and added another 10mg dose at night. I took my methadone tuesday evening (day 9) and by wednesday morning i...
    ... hear you're feeling better. I know you're taking the methadone for pain management (I'm in the same situation but ... course, after my experience in '77, I'll never take methadone again. Well, thanks for letting me know and glad...
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  67. This sucks!!!
    ... DONT TAKE the ultram!!! It has the same stuff as methadone and that is a ***** to kick. Stay on your path and...
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  68. Methadone or Oxymorphone
    ... because I was going thru withdrawals from running out of Methadone over a week early. I didn't call my doc because he ... change, or should I ask the doc to up my dosage of Methadone (currently 20mg 3 times per day)?...
    ... suddenly. and yes that medication is just addicting as methadone if you run out early you are going to suffer big time...
    ... really really highly suggest that you try upping the methadone and stay the heck away from opana.does your doc know ... oxycontin?if you can obtain any good relief,stay with the methadone just at a higher dose,it is much safer for you to...
    ... several times about my past addiction. I started taking Methadone with this doc because of its lack of abuse potential ... When the patches didn't work, we kept going with methadone . After 2 years on methadone (the last 1 1/2 years ... ibuprofen 2-3 times each day along with my 60mg of methadone . My appointment is after work today and it will be ... before that he does have patients at higher levels of methadone than I am on, but he doesn't like to go much higher ... wouldn't be a problem. We have not had to do that with methadone , but if I switch I will probably ask them to do it...
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  69. Percocet addciction 150 to 200 milligrams
    ... SIZE][/FONT] Hi, I am currently taking Percocet and Methadone for pain related to disk problems that surgery did...
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  70. Old time member here... unfortunately
    ... few years ago. I know of a way to taper from both methadone and benzos (I have done extensive research) to the ... benzos!!!!!! My hub just tried to take the sub for the methadone and boy did he get sick! Not to mention that he could ... He just died in prison and he was there because of METHADONE ! He hung with the people from the clinic and every ... from both of those drugs. Opiates are bad enough but methadone is nothing to mess with and the sooner you get off...
    ... back on the sub. it is ok to transition over from methadone to sub and much easier to get off sub than methadone ... this point. Do a google search on how to taper from methadone to sub. tons of info on it other sites as well . ...
    ... was take the sub and no more w/d. I was addicted to methadone and killing myself, my marriage and my relationship...
    ... on this website.....How can i help u???? How did methadone come into play?>???? Once u got off of the sub??...
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  71. how bad will it get?
    ... doctor and I told him what had happened. He prescribed methadone and I have been taking 20mg 3 times per day for about...
    ... That Will Will Help You These Questions. I Take Methadone From The Pain Manangment Clinic, And One Time I Ran...
    ... able to control the pain for a few days is because methadone has a very long half life (24-36hrs) also your serum ... going to go through hell unless you get some more methadone .Mind you, you won't die from opiate withdrawl but...
    ... out on Sunday. The problem with that is that the methadone has not been working well lately and the doc said...
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  72. 10 months clean
    ... Doctor that knew what he was doing when he put me on methadone for about a month. Without that I could not have made...
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  73. Marilyn Mara-checking on your guys
    ... starting the sub on Friday or Saturday to make sure the methadone is out of his system. I think you read Adams post...

  74. Subatex Question
    ... Well, you know the rest. My last pain medication was Methadone . It was one of the best pain relievers I'd ever used ... But, since I didn't wait long enough after my last methadone pill, I went into precipatated w/d. It was wild and...
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  75. Since I'm pretty new here, I'd really like to get to know everyone a bit
    ... my husband is currently tapering off klonopin and methadone and I see the pain he is going through. Try to look...
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