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Can nucynta (tapentadol) be used to wean off of suboxone ?

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Dr. Brian Le answered

Specializes in Pain Management

No: Using Nucynta (tapentadol) while taking Suboxone can cause withdrawal symptoms. Please seek doctor advise before taking new medication.

Answered 2/18/2015

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Dr. David Rosenfeld answered

Specializes in Pain Management

No: Tapentadil is an oioid analgesic. It is not used to wean off suboxone (which is used to treat addiction to meds like Tapentadol)

Answered 7/6/2017

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