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Should I Do A Methadone Detox Inpatient Or At Home
Depends: For psychologically and medically stable patients on low dose opioids i generally try a slow outpatient taper. Sometimes its helpful to use a blinded cocktail. This means a mg amount of medication only known by your doctor is in the solution and md titrates based on symptoms. For high dose meds, sick patients, or psych unstable patients inpatient detox is warranted. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
P, S and C: You need a plan, support and committment. If you dio this alone, you are alone.Find out what your options are. If you are on methadone, it's for pain or addiction maintenence.If it's addiction, work with your clinic. They want you off. If it's pain, then ask your doc to work with you. If you are on street methadone, you need one of the above. If you are a loner, taper down and good luck. ...Read more
None if Lucky: Not sure what you mean by detox, but if you mean opioid maintenance, the symptoms should be minimal.If you mean detox as in completely gradually getting off any opioids such as heroin, oxycondone, morphine, or hydrocodone, symptoms could be severe anxiety, heart racing, sweating, tearing of the eyes, runny nose, abdominal cramps and diarrhea. Getting off Methadone can take quite a while, . ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Disuss with others: Addiction is a lifelong process, whether on a substance or not it is always there, its what you do with that that matters. Suboxone is an amazing tool for opiate addicts, relapse rates for opiate addicts is high. I have seem amazing trasformation with people on suboxone, I have also seen amazing trasformation on people who have gotten off. Not an answer to make on your own, but it is your recovery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How do you detox off high dose of methadone at home with stuff you can buy over-the-counter at stores?
Ask: If you wonder about the specific requirements of a drug rehab program, ask them. ...Read more
What do you advise if I'm in desperate need of a methadone clinic I was just released from detox this morning am already using?
Find a program: you obviously have access to a computer and the internet. Just doing a quick search revealed 10 methadone treatment programs in Montgomery county. Do the same search and start calling them, and see if any can take you quickly. There are often wait lists, so give your name and keep calling them every day if you have to wait. If you don't have to wait, get into one as soon as possible. ...Read more
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