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... Slow and steady wins this race. The goal is to taper slowly, but it really depends on how long you've been on it. If you've just started, it might be best to taper more quickly, before your body gets acclimated. If you've been using it for a long time, then slow is the way to go. ... (3 replies)
... mg one day then .5 the next until you are ready to just do .5 . And then do the same thing with .5 and then .25. ... (10 replies)
... well, now thats kind of scary. he's on 120mg of meth per day. the clinic has not started to wean him down, and although he's requested to taper a few times, they have not done it. there are people going to that clinic that have been going for many many years. ... (21 replies)

... I guess that I was lucky as I found a very knowledgable doctor. He put me on subutex. He told me that I could continue to take xanax as needed, but also that if I dosed in excess I could die. ... (25 replies)
... ttle at a time until you are completely off them. Sometimes the doctor who prescribed them will help with this as I don't think it's terribly uncommon for people to become dependent or to have withdrawl symptoms even after taking them for legitmately and as prescribed. ... (4 replies)
... Hey, I'm glad you posted... I've been 'thinking' about starting to taper as well, simply because of the weight gain. Have you gained weight? ... (9 replies)
... nd of mine had to taper off morphine as he had surgery coming up in about six months and was worried about the tolerance issue and the fact that it would be hard to treat the post op pain. and his doc advised using the full six month time period to taper.every three weeks he would drop the dosage. ... (5 replies)
... s soem truth to that, but not like you think. ... (48 replies)
... the doctor may want to wean you as oxy is a long acting drug. that may be a reason...however.i do not know. i will tell you this when one starts the sub you have to be in acute withdrawals. you are for sure playing with fire using the sub without doctor supervision. imo,i would tell the doctor what you did. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks to you both. IOAFD, I needed to hear that. I needed to know that I do not want to just take 2 mgs or I feel like the last several days will be wasted. I'll be honest... I'm on adderal and if I didn't have it, I wouldn't be able to move. ... (20 replies)
... I just posted to you on your other thread... ... (2 replies)
Suboxone fears
Dec 12, 2003
... I KNOW that if I got off of Sub, and I got my hands on Hyros, I would be eating them like candy just like I did before. I can't tell you how many times I tried to taper and I simply cannot do it. ... (19 replies)
... ent experience for me. Other times when I had "quit", the addictive mind was still in existence. I had developed a real "habit" of desiring, searching for, and using Lortabs to solve all problems. But, as we ALL know, it just creates more and more problems. Sub. with therapy, breaks the circuit of this thinking. ... (52 replies)
... The "sub" you are asking about is the suboxene they gave you in the hospital and the reason you felt great there was that suboxene is an opiate and binds to the same receptors in your brain that the hydros did. ... (26 replies)
... Hi, TJ I just started Sub. so I will wait for my doctor to give the go ahead on the taper. I still sweat even from 1 8mg pill I think it is the ingredients in it. ... (8 replies)
... and was only able to taper down to 10 pills. Went cold turkey and had a really bad 48 hours then met the suboxone doctor. ... (5 replies)
... days, the withdraws may not be so bad, but you will have some..go to health store and ask them for some products that will help with narcotic withdrawal. ... (5 replies)
... I'm actually half way through my taper now, under the guidance of my pain clinic doc. He thought it was an excellent idea to try tapering off and see how I manage my pain without analgesia. He recommended using clonodine to help with the withdrawal anxieties, you know the feeling... ... (17 replies)
... the treatment of opiate dependence, and it stressed over and over again that opiate dependence is indeed a medical illness. I do not find any reason whatsoever to disagree with that assessment. ... (15 replies)
Suboxone Worries
Jul 16, 2007
... I was on Xanax for years. Sometimes 30 mg a day. Thats 15 2 mg bars. I stopped cold turkey and didnt have an issue. I also take 24 mg Suboxone everyday. It stops withdrawal and doesnt give me a high at all, Zero buzz. I switched from Methadone and my last dose of 30 mg was 20 hours. ... (30 replies)

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