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A 42-year-old female asked:

I'm on 30ml methadone, doc wants me on subutex .after 36 hours from last dose of meth i start on subs, how long does it take to kick in, first day 4mg?

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Dr. Stuart Wasser
Addiction Medicine 37 years experience
See below: After being on 30 mg meth, you will not be comfortable on 4 mg but may be comfortable on a full dose of 16 or more almost immediately unless you had been recently reduced to that dose from a higher meth dose.
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