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by bfromaz
Sat Feb 27, 2021 8:59 am
Forum: Opioids and Chronic Pain
Topic: Veterans, Pain and Suboxone
Replies: 2
Views: 557

Re: Veterans, Pain and Suboxone

Thanks for the reply... The Doctors at the Pain Management section of the VA are not the issue. Most are just trying to do the best they can with what they have available. Policy and restrictions are coming down from above. Blame the opioid crises and the hysteria/bad decision making. All said thoug...
by bfromaz
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:52 pm
Forum: Opioids and Chronic Pain
Topic: Veterans, Pain and Suboxone
Replies: 2
Views: 557

Veterans, Pain and Suboxone

This is feedback from a veteran on suboxone. I started suboxone in November of 2020 through my local VAMC. I am not a medical professional and this is purely from my perspective. I have mild to severe stenosis. 4 level fusion. Severe DISH. Severe neuropathy and a few other pain related issues. This ...
by bfromaz
Wed Dec 30, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: Buprenorphine Side Effects
Topic: Dizziness - Please Help
Replies: 5
Views: 1412

Re: Dizziness - Please Help

I started suboxone about a month and a half ago for pain. Started getting alot of the symptoms you are mentioning. Especially the headache and dizziness. I stopped the suboxone after I realized that this may not be the suboxone. It ended up being covid. Suboxone was covering up alot of the symptoms....
by bfromaz
Thu Sep 24, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: Buprenorphine Side Effects
Topic: Nightmares and Dreamscapes
Replies: 16
Views: 5471

Re: Nightmares and Dreamscapes

I was on morphine for 10 years till I lost my insurance. No insurance = No pain management. I had some of the most horrific nightmares during that period. Initially I had to sleep with the lights on. It was bad... Then I learned to embrace them. I soon looked forward each night to them. Being transp...
by bfromaz
Sun Sep 20, 2020 10:33 pm
Forum: Opioids and Chronic Pain
Topic: Veteran looking for answers...
Replies: 2
Views: 1016

Re: Veteran looking for answers...

The VA is on a hardcore opiate free crusade. I walked in with my spinal cord almost severed and they left me that way for almost 2 months without as much as a tylenol. Its a brutal system to be in if you have serious issues. For 16 months now they have been unable to control my BP. Numerous ER visit...
by bfromaz
Sun Sep 20, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: Opioids and Chronic Pain
Topic: Veteran looking for answers...
Replies: 2
Views: 1016

Veteran looking for answers...

Hi all. Have some questions if any can answer. I have severe diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis. Mild to severe stenosis. Bone spurs. Scoliosis. 4 vertebrae fusion. Most of my spine is fused. ligaments and tendons calcifying etc. Host of other associated issues. Locked in a stalemate with the ...