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Condition: Narcotic Addiction
6/16/2015 10:23:48 PM

Reviewer: whodatgrl, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
subutex didn't work for me bc gave me a bad headache and a metallic taste in my mouth. suboxone is much easier on me but the prob is I got on these to get off something but now im stuck on these bc the withdrawals are just as bad as reg pain meds...so much for suppose to "help" get off something just to get "stuck" on something else...

Condition: Narcotic Addiction
2/26/2015 4:56:08 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Narcotic Addiction
9/18/2014 10:28:56 PM

Reviewer: Nunya, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
You might as well call this legal Heroin. The addiction to this med is just as severe and detox extremely difficult.

Condition: Narcotic Addiction
6/26/2014 1:41:22 PM

Reviewer: mdarling, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been suffering from throat, breathing, sleeping,vision,anxiety,and lack of wanting to do anything for about a year now. I have been on this drug for three years and I want off. I take a half of an 8 mg a day. My breathing and my throat are the worst problems. I always feel sick. I used to be so happy and love how this drug changed my life, but now its ruining it. These are very long term si ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Narcotic Addiction
11/5/2013 1:09:09 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on subutex for a year now and have had no desire to use pain meds on a daily bases like before. I feel like a new person with a whole new out look on life. Not just for myself but my family as well. if you want to stop using pain meds get with a doctor that helps with addiction problems. it works.

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