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How long do you have to wait to take suboxone after oxycodone

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
A Verified Doctoranswered
Addiction Medicine 50 years experience
If you are dependent: on oxycodone, and you take Suboxone BEFORE you are in active withdrawal, you will very much wish you had waited!! SUboxone will cause precipitated wi... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Chevlen
Internal Medicine - Oncology 48 years experience
Wait for WD: If the Suboxone has been prescribed to treat opioid drug addiction, it's best (unless YOUR doctor advised otherwise) to wait until withdrawal has star... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marcie Berman
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Supervision!: You need to be doing,this,under,the supervision of a doctor. If you have suboxone, you should have a doctor that prescribed it. If you don't, find o... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascal Scemama de gialluly
Anesthesiology 13 years experience
Get advice from: a physician that knows these medications well such as a pain physician or anesthesiologist. In general it is ok to take oxycodone after being on Subox... Read More
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
Psychiatry 19 years experience
Getting off suboxone: It sounds like you were started on Suboxone after taking other prescribed opiates (including oxycodone) with a plan to taper the Suboxone and come off... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 60 years experience
Don't know: BUT I WOULD NOT TAKE A CHANCE...Furthermore if you are taking Suboxone as a part of a addiction recovery program this would certainly violate your con... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
Yes and no: a single oxycodone tablet will add some additional narcotic effect, but if the goal is to reduce dependence on opiates, taking more oxycodone goes in ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Chevlen
Internal Medicine - Oncology 48 years experience
Depends: If you're taking Suboxone to treat opiod drug addiction, you should wait until you experience some signs of withdrawal, then begin it. If you're taki... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Shukhman
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Most likely: officially, you need to wait at least 24 hours. Practically, many people do it and even earlier. Legally, you need to do it in the presence of your do... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
According to what: I've been able to find out, 3-5 days before you feel the effects of the oxycodone again