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A 45-year-old member asked:

Today is day 1 of self detox from heroin i got my methadone and suboxune strips. what to expect?

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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management 41 years experience
Detox: Well if this is day one the treatmnet should have started in the doctors office and you should have taken a dose that appeared to work. It may not be the correct dose so there may still be some craving. I am not sure why you got both Suboxone and Methadone - it should be one or the other.
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