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by HizzyB
Mon Jan 02, 2017 9:59 pm
Forum: Stopping Suboxone
Topic: Trying to put the buprenorphine in the rear view
Replies: 3
Views: 1186

Trying to put the buprenorphine in the rear view

Hi everyone, trying to keep this positive and explain what happened to me and why I'm fighting to get off the opiods, partial and full agonists. Ibuprofen and naproxon is my dream goal. Here goes so I Broke my tailbone in an auto accident in 02, in 2003 I reinjured the tailbone and ruptured four lev...
by HizzyB
Sun Jan 01, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: Stopping Suboxone
Topic: "optional Kicker Dose" is it a good choice
Replies: 12
Views: 2474

Re: "optional Kicker Dose" is it a good choice

I was injured in an auto accident and broke my back in 02

Sorry I am not a lover of man made meds

I'll figure out a way to tell my story to others somewhere else

Just wanted to share my side but it won't make it to those researching so I'll just lurk from a distance.
by HizzyB
Sun Jan 01, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: Stopping Suboxone
Topic: Tapering and wondering if things are "normal" from it. Help.
Replies: 17
Views: 3454

Re: Tapering and wondering if things are "normal" from it. H

Hizzy: I'm doing my absolute 110% best to taper in an attempt to jump off the bupe, stuff is harder to get away from than the 10 year methadone history I have." Amy: Might I suggest that you go back on methadone since you find buprenorphine so onerous to taper from? Seems like a pretty easy step to...
by HizzyB
Sun Jan 01, 2017 9:49 am
Forum: Stopping Suboxone
Topic: Tapering and wondering if things are "normal" from it. Help.
Replies: 17
Views: 3454

Re: Tapering and wondering if things are "normal" from it. H

Hizzy: I'm doing my absolute 110% best to taper in an attempt to jump off the bupe, stuff is harder to get away from than the 10 year methadone history I have." Amy: Might I suggest that you go back on methadone since you find buprenorphine so onerous to taper from? Seems like a pretty easy step to...
by HizzyB
Sat Dec 31, 2016 7:24 pm
Forum: Stopping Suboxone
Topic: Tapering and wondering if things are "normal" from it. Help.
Replies: 17
Views: 3454

Re: Tapering and wondering if things are "normal" from it. H

Sure hope you feel better soon. I know all too well how hard it can be, esp. this time of the year. I'm doing my absolute 110% best to taper in an attempt to jump off the bupe, stuff is harder to get away from than the 10 year methadone history I have Broke my back in 02 and was on 240mg OxyContin L...
by HizzyB
Sat Dec 31, 2016 1:08 pm
Forum: Stopping Suboxone
Topic: "optional Kicker Dose" is it a good choice
Replies: 12
Views: 2474

"optional Kicker Dose" is it a good choice

HizzyB here, 14 year opiod user, 3 Oxy 240mg 10 methadone, almost a year of BUPE Im going by a buprenorphione taper calculator and theres the "optional kicker dose" after three days off you take a 2MG dose? Says it won't effect your tolerance but it will raise your blood level and the half life will...
by HizzyB
Fri Dec 30, 2016 9:59 pm
Forum: Methadone Maintenance
Topic: question for those on methadone
Replies: 27
Views: 8435

Re: question for those on methadone

I used methadone once in my active addiction because it was all I could find, and I think I remember it got me somewhat high, nothing special though. I'm curious to those on methadone maintenance, does it get you a high at all? I am on subutex, but with methadone being a full-agonist I assumed it s...
by HizzyB
Fri Dec 30, 2016 9:46 pm
Forum: Methadone Maintenance
Topic: Methadone to suboxone please advise
Replies: 9
Views: 3337

Re: Methadone to suboxone please advise

Hi guys. I'm wanting some advice from some people who have actually experienced this, or have first hand knowledge please. Not hear-say. I can't seem to find the answer to my specific question so I'm giving this a try. Please , no opinions,or stories people have heard. But actual knowledge. Anyhow,...