Can Buprenorphine help in weaning off Codeine, taken for IBS, addiction?
GOOD MORNING SIR..! I am a general physician from kakinada A.P, and amcould you please tell me if the mentioned molecule would be of any use to me sir???? habituated to codeine while i was using that medication for IBS.Iam slowly recovering from the codeine habituation..! and am using clonidine to cotrol the w drawl symptoms. i ve recently met a chronic fortwin and pethidine and pentazocin addicted person who successfully came out by using buprenorphine inj. and later on patches later .
I have been taken Amitriptyline about 4 or 5 years! My doctor (gastro) said that it also will help with my IBS. I had very bad symtons with my IBS due to a horrific relationship I was in!! This doctor gave me lots of tests before he told me it was IBS! I thought I had cancer; I was 89 lbs. when I had my first appointment with him, and because of him, I started to feel normal......because he prescribed Amitriptyline-10 mg! But, 3 yrs. later there was a crisis in my family........my daughter-in-law, at 50 yrs. old, had a master stroke and the doctors said she wouldnt ever come back! At that time my son had no family near him because they live in Florida......so I went to Florida and we stayed in a hotel for more than a month. The stress was killing me when I looked at my son..............and by God s will, she started to talk, not the way she did but we could understand what she was trying to say! She has no movement on her right side of her body. I have been going back to Florida every year to help out and give my son a break!! t Thus my nerves are at peak and My IBS is worse!!! at that time, I was taking half of the tablet, then went back to the 10mg! Now, my sister went to her doctor and told her my story............the dr. (gyno) said tell your sister to stop it causes Alzheimers........so, weaned my self off ,BUT IBS came back!! Spoke to my doctor and he told me to continue..................I m getting to my point now: for the last 2yrs. I ve been forgetting things and losing my vocabulary; also, when I am just about to open my eyes in the morning I see things that are not there!!! This morning I actually saw numbers and symbols on the ceiling!! I want to get off the meds but I m afraid my IBS will erupt!! Can you help? Thank you, Rosalie Capuano
I am a patient of ibs last one year .I have taken so many medicines like colospa ,rafigut400 but still i feel unwell.should i lake lopamide regulary. starting i have laken lopamide but i not relaxed. again myfamily doctor advise to lake lopamide one tablet daily.please advise me.i am sisty two years old.thank you
I have Ibs but also have daily diarrhea (never a normal bowel movement) first thing in am after awaking and after anything I eat. Is this likely Cdiif. had laproscopic right inguinal hernia operation about a year ago and it seems to be happening since then or that may be just coincodence. should I be tested for cdiff. also powdered mtamucil seems to form stool and help a little if taken 2 times a day.
can u tell me the diffrence between suboxone 2mg and 8 mg.i know the mg is higher but if i needed 4 mg a day should i take 2/ 2mg? or just suffer and take 1 2mg? ive been battling oxcycodone for 6 years now.i had script ,i asked my doc to help me off of the meds and he said we dont do that here. so i had to take matters in my own hands.i quit on my own with the help of suboxone but its not doing the trick.ive deppended on ocxys so long and lost so my in my life because of this,i need all the help i can get.thanks.
Hello Doctor. I am writing not because of myself, but because of my sister who I am really worried about. She was involved in a car accident in January of 2010 and has had 3 back surgeries due to this. She has been taking oxycodone and or vicodin every since. She just found out she is pregnant. She doesn t know what to do. She is extremely happy but worried about the pain pills. She wants to try to taper off of them, but I read that could be dangerous for the fetus. Do you recommend her getting on suboxone which I read can be dangerous as well or subutex which I ve read can be safe. We definitely don t want to go the methadone route for obvious reasons. Any help and suggestions will be greatly appreciated. She is 37 years old and is worried about her age as well. Thank you Doctor and look forward to hearing from you. David
My doc is prescribing Elavil for pain I am experiencing in the vulva area. I am wondering if that works for pain such as this? Wasn t sure why an anti depressant was being used? I am currently on Oxycodone for the pain, which works, but I do not want to stay on this drug any longer than necessary.
I had a lumbar puncture today that came back with normal results after 24 hour a headache that was sudden onset and photosensitive and half hourly vomitting for atleast 5 hours until I got to the hospital and was gven IV analgesics, paracetmol and a lot of morphine. I am now home again and have blood in my stool. Could this be related to the LP?
I am taking 4mg of naltrexone at night . It has started to strenghthen me. I have the coxsackie virus. I have taken LDN for two months. I am concerned about side effects in the future. I have had the virus for 18 years and each time it erupts it...
Hi, I have a confidential question and need help to understand what I am taking; Can you help Are you there?? I have a family and need to take the steps to correct myself. I have several concerns Chronic Pain , Been on Oxycontin 80mg and percocet...
I was just checking to see if a side effect of this medication could cause me to cough a lot at night.The doctor prescribed it for me to help with my blood pressure.Thanks for any comment. I stopped taking this medication as of monday,and I had a...