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Condition: Narcotic Addiction
10/26/2010 6:05:46 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This drug has worked for me.

Condition: Narcotic Addiction
6/21/2010 5:01:14 PM

Reviewer: overit, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been prescribed to Suboxone/Subutex for 2 years. My Doc switched me to Subutex because insurance stopped covering me bc of my addiction. Subutex has a generic and it was much, much cheaper. Subutex has been hard for me because you can easily abuse it compared to Suboxone. Once Suboxone creates a generic (which is very soon) i will go back on Suboxone. Subutex is more similar to Oxycontin th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Narcotic Addiction
2/19/2010 8:53:08 AM

Reviewer: mommakat2010, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I took suboxone to quick after being on a high dose of methadone and it threw me into instant withdrawal !!!! I felt like a mack truck ran me over and I ran to the bathroom every 10 minutes. I had hot/cold flashes, muscle cramps, my nerve endings burned like fire. I pray that no one else makes this same mistake. You have to wean yourself down to a low dose of methadone before taking suboxone. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Narcotic Addiction
7/10/2009 3:49:26 PM

Reviewer: gabby14, Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
For me this medication was so helpful. I was so fearful of yet again getting addicted to one drug to escape the pain of letting go of another. I had a sever opiate addiction. Hydro, oxy, morphine, demeroll, methodone, whatever I took all of them for years and was medically detoxed twice nothing worked! i was ready to just accept the fact I may never be able to stay clean until I found a clinic ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Narcotic Addiction
5/22/2009 7:45:39 PM

Reviewer: 45, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

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