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Murrieta, CA
A 34-year-old male asked:

Im 8 days off suboxone. i have an endoscopy tomorrow and will be put under using opiates. could 1exposure to opiates send me back into withdrawals?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ilya Averbuch
47 years experience
Highly unlikely: Highly unlikely. Never say never – but highly unlikely. Also: you can usually negotiate with your anesthesiologist whether to have opiates or not.
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