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suboxone opiate addiction

A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Disease of Addiction: This could be the Suboxone but it also depends on where he is in his withdrawal or post acute withdrawal process. It may be best to get help in person ... Read More
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Dr. Brian Lynch
38 years experience Family Medicine
Opiate addiction.: Hi, it is not clear what you are asking. It is hard to say what the nightmares are from. In general i have not seen Suboxone cause them. The bottom ... Read More
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Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Possible side effect: Both Suboxone and lexipro are reported to cause nightmares in about 1% of those taking them; it seems to be a bigger issue for those on lexipro. It is ... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Roth
43 years experience Addiction Medicine
Buprenorphine helps: Buprenorphine (suboxone) is used as a medication for detoxification and/or maintenance for opiate addiction. It works by binding to the opiate recept ... Read More
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Dr. Steven Chen
30 years experience Clinical Psychology
Take the medication: Take the medication as directed. It is helpful to be treated with psychotherapy as well as the medication.
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Dr. Kevin Passer
35 years experience Child Psychiatry
Two Models: There are two models when it comes to the treatment for opiate dependency. The first is called: abstinence based model which means the addict does not ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlo Hatem
25 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Pain doctor: If the physician thinks you need it, you will get it.
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Dr. Foead Geula
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Suboxone doctor: You can find a certified Suboxone physician in your area at suboxone.Com.
Dr. Jeffrey Unger
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Website: go to www.suboxone.com to fine a Suboxone prescriber in your area.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. J Rodos
Dr. J Rodos answered
62 years experience Psychiatry
Yes,but use ointment: it would be more useful to deal with the opiate constipation. speak to your doctor about an effective protocol.. use an ointment not a cream which wil ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. This is a complex issue. There isn't a simple answer, nor can a conclusion be made via email. Since your boyfried is interested in a recovery ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Your : Your addiction seriously depleted your emotional, spiritual and physical energy. It is likely to take a while to build back up your reserves. Reachi ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Ho
Dr. Andrew Ho answered
30 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: And beyond that, any drug addition will cause a decrease in all desires, other than the desire to use more drugs.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Opiate withdrawal: "thomas recipe" appears to be a protocol developed by non-physicians (named "thomas") to withdraw from opiates. It involves benzodiazepines (which do ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Foead Geula
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Yes: Depending on the dose of opioids and duration of use, it is possible for some patients to quit "cold turkey.".
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Newman
36 years experience Anesthesiology
Opiates: I am not aware of particular nutrient deficits caused by opioid addiction other than often patients with addiction to drugs/alcohol have a poor nutrit ... Read More
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