Precipitated Withdrawal
Oxycodone, Hydrocodone & Buprenorphine with Naloxone
by wyatterp
Citation:   wyatterp. "Precipitated Withdrawal: An Experience with Oxycodone, Hydrocodone & Buprenorphine with Naloxone (exp83709)". Erowid.org. Jan 18, 2017. erowid.org/exp/83709

 
DOSE:
T+ 0:00
180 mg   Pharms - Oxycodone
  T+ 9:00 22.5 mg   Hydrocodone
  T+ 9:00 1.5 g   Acetaminophen

BODY WEIGHT: 275 lb


Just a little info on why I need to be well into withdrawal before taking Suboxone. I was 24 hours after a dose of about 180mgs of oxycodone and 15 hours after taking three 7.5/500 hydrocodones. I had already been feeling slight withdrawal symptoms like watery eyes, runny nose, weakness in legs, so I decided to take my 8mg Suboxone as the web said mild to moderate withdrawal symptoms needed to be onset. Usually I feel a slight warmth and the symptoms go away, but I guess I still had alot of the opiates in my brain because today that warmth was replaced by the worse symptoms of withdrawal I have ever felt. Yes, it only lasted about two hours but the severe headache and leg pain persisted through the evening into this morning and I am just now feeling normal.

I need to be careful when trying to take Suboxone after taking opiates. I will really wait 24-48hrs so that I am well into withdrawals before taking this drug. FYI. I am prescribed Suboxone, but I keep slipping back into oxycodones due to the difference in prices. Without Ins. 30 Suboxones run me about $290 here in TX. For the same price I can get a ton of Oxys. Plus the self help programs around here are all faith based mumbojumbo in my area. I already have a church and dont need the hassle of being told what I believe to get support.

Thank you for reading this and please take it to heart if you are trying to get off the oxys.

Exp Year: 2010ExpID: 83709
Gender: Male 
Age at time of experience: Not Given 
Published: Jan 18, 2017Views: 2,252
[ View as PDF (for printing) ] [ View as LaTeX (for geeks) ] [ Switch Colors ]
Oxycodone (176), Pharms - Buprenorphine (265) : Addiction & Habituation (10), Combinations (3), Unknown Context (20)

COPYRIGHTS: All reports are copyright Erowid and you agree not to download or analyze the report data without contacting Erowid Center and receiving permission first.
Experience Reports are the writings and opinions of the individual authors who submit them.
Some of the activities described are dangerous and/or illegal and none are recommended by Erowid Center.


Experience Vaults Index Full List of Substances Search Submit Report User Settings About Main Psychoactive Vaults