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suboxone withdrawal medication

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Like any other drug: Suboxone is a medication used in the treatment of opioid addiction. If you experience serious side effect: allergic reaction with difficulty of brea ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Byron Law-Yone
54 years experience in Psychiatry
About 7 -14 days: It varies. Some patients report symptoms of withdrawal lasting 3 to 4 weeks. Keep in mind that withdrawal symptoms begin from the time you start to ta ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Up to two week: For acute withdrawal but months or longer for limbic/emotional symptoms. Naltrexone shortens this time period.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
38 years experience in Pain Management
Suboxone withdrawal: The symptoms of Suboxone withdrawal are the same as with other opiates...Agitation, insomnia, sweating, chills, muscle aches and diarrhea. Basically i ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Do it slowly: If you are experiencing significant withdrawal, the best choice is to reduce the taper (if you were coming down 2 mg at a time, go by 1 mg; if you wer ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zinia Thomas
21 years experience in Psychiatry
Opiate withdrawal : Suboxone is an opiate replacement. Coming off Suboxone needs to be slow and under medical supervision. Withdrawal of Suboxone is similar to other opia ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Yes: Clonidine, baclofen, zofran, (ondansetron) neurontin, sedatives.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Lynch
37 years experience in Family Medicine
The box and withdrawal: Suboxone , as far as i'm concerned , is a lifesaver drug but it does have the downside of being difficult for many to stop. There's no set way or me ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Passer
34 years experience in Child Psychiatry
Doctor's Advice: The best treatment for Suboxone withdrawal will be contained in the advice one receives from their own prescribing physician. That is because, we cann ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Byron Law-Yone
54 years experience in Psychiatry
Treat symptoms: Suboxone withdrawal should always be planned, managed and closely supervised by your treating physician. Medications are provided to treat the symptom ... Read More
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