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What to do if i've been on methadone for 23 yearsam only on ten milligrams nowbe off next week, how long before i can get relei?

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Dr. Suzanne Ducate
Specializes in Psychiatry
Soon: If a person is only on 10 mg of Methadone after 23 years of treatment, physical symptoms will resolve quickly. The desire to use opiates will depend on how effective outpatient treatment has been. Stay away from triggers and attend meetings if cravings return.
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