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How long does opiate withdrawl last?

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Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management
5 doctors agree

In brief: 1-2 weeks

generally speaking. Can be longer if you are weaning off slowly.

In brief: 1-2 weeks

generally speaking. Can be longer if you are weaning off slowly.
Dr. Qamar Khan
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Dr. Ravi Srivastava
Addiction Medicine
5 doctors agree

In brief: About a week

About a week.

In brief: About a week

About a week.
Dr. Ravi Srivastava
Dr. Ravi Srivastava
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Dr. Stuart Wasser
Addiction Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: 3-14 days

Depending on which drug we are talking about.
Then there is post acute withdrawal syndrome which can last months.

In brief: 3-14 days

Depending on which drug we are talking about.
Then there is post acute withdrawal syndrome which can last months.
Dr. Stuart Wasser
Dr. Stuart Wasser
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Dr. Stuart Wasser
Addiction Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Suboxone

Suboxone peaks in 5-7 days and can last 10-14 days.

In brief: Suboxone

Suboxone peaks in 5-7 days and can last 10-14 days.
Dr. Stuart Wasser
Dr. Stuart Wasser
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