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can you take codeine with suboxone

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Newton
18 years experience Pain Management
Why taking both?: Not sure why you would be on both. Suboxone is for opioid detox although some physicians may use it for pain management. Taking Suboxone with Codein ... Read More
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Dr. Kevin Passer
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
Yes: Suboxone contains Buprenorphine plus a short acting opiate blocker called naloxone. Buprenorphine is a semi-synthetic partial opiate agonist. Suboxon ... Read More

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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
Codeine is an opiate: and therefore is tested for in many drug screens. Suboxone is a combination of buprenorphine, an opiod medication, and naloxone an opiod/narcotic rev ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
The combination: would NOT be a very good idea. The naloxone in the suboxene could cause you a problem. Take plain Tylenol or ibuprofen instead as directed on the bott ... Read More
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Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
No - so don't.: 60mg in one dose is the safe max. You can take this as often as 4X per day - but don't make the time span too close. You can become unresponsive/uncon ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
No difference: Hydromet contains codeine. Follow the prescribing doctors instruction.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Lanier
9 years experience Pharmacology
Ppleas refer to Rx..: . Label and you doctors instructions. It is not recommended that more that 7 tablets be taken in a 24hr period.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Stein
59 years experience Pain Management
30 minute or so: The effect of the medication is a result of its absorption and with food in the stomach or not. But usually there is effect in 30 minute or so.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
Several days: Codeine is cleared fairly quickly from your body. 3-5 days would be a typical time for withdrawal symptoms.
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Munir Merchant
37 years experience Anesthesiology
Zolpidem and codeine: Sedatives can slow your breathing particularly when taken with narcotic and alcohol. It is better to consult your prescribing physician.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Roman
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You can.: You can take codeine if you really must but it would be far better to stay on the safe side.

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