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by Mamaerinr
Mon Jul 08, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Buprenorphine Side Effects
Topic: Sub n Carpal Tunnel???
Replies: 16
Views: 8712

Suboxone carpel tunnel

In my opinion it is absolutely a side effect of being on Suboxone. The subs causes swelling of hands/wrists which puts pressure on tendons and causes temporary Carpal tunnel syndrome. It disappears after treatment stops. I have also heard taking lasik for swelling can help. I presently take 8mg a da...
by Mamaerinr
Sun Jun 30, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: Buprenorphine Side Effects
Topic: Numbness in hands
Replies: 36
Views: 8629

Re: Numbness in hands

* you may not see numbness of hand / fingers listed as a side efffect; but most do say swelling of extremities. The numbness is secondary to the the swelling imo that causes the numbness because it puts pressure on the nerves as they run through the wrists.
by Mamaerinr
Sun Jun 30, 2019 8:12 am
Forum: Buprenorphine Side Effects
Topic: Numbness in hands
Replies: 36
Views: 8629

Re: Numbness in hands

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by Mamaerinr
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:15 am
Forum: Buprenorphine Side Effects
Topic: Numbness in hands
Replies: 36
Views: 8629

Re: Numbness in hands

*opiate addiction ....also wanted to add I Have swelling in hands in the am; and ankles in the pm. I gained 20 pounds in 5 months. But I also started Paxil at the same time as Suboxone. My appetite, especially for sugar has sky rocketed. I joined weight watchers! Lol... had to do something. Some of ...
by Mamaerinr
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:04 am
Forum: Buprenorphine Side Effects
Topic: Numbness in hands
Replies: 36
Views: 8629

Re: Numbness in hands

I started Suboxone 4 months ago. Within the first week I developed pretty intense joint pain and stiffness; and numb hands, and fingertips. This was no coincidence. I am now taking Mobic for joint pain but no help for the numbness. Some have offered me advice to lower dose from 8mg a day to 4mg and ...