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... I have been taking this medication for 2.5 yrs alternating the slow release meds with Oxycodone and now back to Morphine, and really cannot tell anymore what my real pain level is from my original injury. ... (5 replies)
... Hi, I am beginning my perc taper today so maybe we can detox together. I am using the detox recipe at the top of this board and tapering 5 mg. percocet a day. i presently take 5 10mg tablets a day. I know that doesn't seem like very many but i am physically addicted and love the feeling of well being. ... (2 replies)
... been steady at 8 daily now! I took them just to be able to function everyday without pain! It worked! However, my doctor left his practice suddenly. ... (2 replies)

Want to quit
Jan 30, 2009
... Hello erie123, Welcome to the group. You came to the right place for help. ... (35 replies)
... I can totally relate to what you're going through, 'cause I'm in the same boat. ... (8 replies)
... For the past several weeks I've been reading this board with an intensity bordering on obsession. I've been weaning off Percocet. I've got to say that being able to see what others have gone through has given me a strength that I otherwise would not have had, so Thanks to all! ... (2 replies)
... I have realized that if I take the full 60 mg of extended release Morphine daily, I am finding that I do not have to take the Percocet. ... (5 replies)
... Nice to mech'ya. We're in the same boat. This will be a bit long as it is everything I have learned about tapering. ... (4 replies)
... Thank you all for your thoughts and input. I really kinda needed that today. This Xanax taper is so very weird for me. I run these crazy cycles of hyperness for a couple of days and then exhaustion for a couple of days. ... (34 replies)
... What Suboxone does is it fills your opitate receptors with Bupenorphine, which is also an opiate but not a full opiate antagonist like Percocet or Vicodan so you won't get high. Since those receptors are filled with the Bupe, even if you took any other opiate they wouldn't do anything for you. ... (10 replies)
New to Suboxone
May 17, 2009
... Suboxone is a partial opiate so you will have pain relief however I've heard it isn't as great as methadone. On the contrary, Suboxone was created to eventually eliminate Methadone. There are so many things "wrong" with methadone, so the creators hope to fix all those things with Suboxone. ... (6 replies)
... Yes, your body can become allergic to a substance after having built up a tolerance over years of constant use. ... (2 replies)
... Steve, I forgot to mention that I have never been able to Taper. I do not have the disipline and when I am running low on pills I eat them fast and furious cuz I want to get the worrying about running low over with. ... (4 replies)
... I'm taking the taper down approach and I only took 5 mg last night and so far none today. ... (14 replies)
... Denon, yeah, I'm kind of surprised the doctor is prescribing that much Percocet per month. Once I got to those levels, my PM switched me to straight oxycodone with no acetaminophen because of the risk to the liver. ... (2 replies)
... I was on Oxy also for a neck injury and I found out the hard way that the only way to detox is to taper down slowly. ... (2 replies)
... Your situation is worse than mine, as I was only using to get high. You are in a different situation. ... (1 replies)
... Anyways,If you stick to the taper plan,you still will have some wd's,but nowere as bad as going cold turkey. I wish you the best,and enjoy the holidays! ... (10 replies)
... The route taken to get off the Percocet has to be a personal choice. ... (5 replies)
... I myself am going through a taper and can relate with your fear. I have been lucky enough to have a doc working with me on my taper so I can do it comfortably although I did try unsuccesfully to come off cold turkey. ... (2 replies)

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