Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar_universal
90 days off methadone!
This is the day I've been waiting for. I didn't even get a 30 or 60 day chip in my meetings. Everyone I know says that methadone is a 90 detox adventure. Now if I want more energy I have to start working out harder. I think back at my insanity and thank you for your patience. I give a great deal of credit to those of you who have hung around to keep this forum alive. Sure, I did it, but so did you. If there's anyone out there looking for hope that never dies, you found it here. God bless you, every ONE!
Cancel
16 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Avatar_universal
For those coming off methadone, I want to re-word that. The detox was less than a month, I've been feeling good for a while, the 100% return of energy is what took so long. I'm accomplishing more in a day than I did in a week on drugs.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar_universal
STANDING OVATION!  BRAVO!

This is a huge deal and I'm happy and proud of you!  Very.   xoxo
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar_universal
Hey there weaver, congrats on your recovery! Now it's my turn, I am not going the Suboxone route though, I am now at 20mgs and dropping 1mg/week, going to go right down to 0, I know it is going to be hard but so far so good.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar_universal
congrats weaver!  you dont even know how much you have helped me kick the sub, diffently god sent, stiill fighting the energy thing though, its getting better each day, starting to sleep at night some, its crazy one minute like everything is good than i will get a mild symptom but dont last long, just sneezing alot, never did meth, but seen people come off it, hats off to you my friend, diffently god sent my friend!! god bless you and your family!
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar_universal
Thanks for the support. Wish I could have tapered. I still think that's the best way. I may have been able to do it if I had been on this forum when I tapered. I went on the sub program right when I learned about this wonderful resource. Contrats on making it down to 20mg, that's impressive. I'm cheering for you. Having that stuff out of my system really opened my eyes. Life is so much better.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar_universal
Glad you got off the subs. Yeah, subs are weird how they go in waves like that. A lot of people feel that. It's been 63 days since I jumped off the subs. It was very helpful, but I'm glad it's gone. You can tell how high they make you when you stop taking them. The full range of emotions return. Thanks for the support and helping me keep going. I really believe that addiction is an I thing and recovery is a WE thing. I'm so glad we made it.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar_universal
Thanks for everything Vicki. I know you truly understand how huge 90 days of methadone is, like only a methadone addict can. You're like a superhero to me.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
2083449_tn?1381358308
I'm so happy to read this Weaver! Best wishes! Thank you for all you do here! Every time I read a post where someone is struggling with Methadone or subs, I pray you will respond! You are such an inspiration! Don't ever leave! This forum needs and appreciates you so much!
Comment
Cancel
2083449_tn?1381358308
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
1801781_tn?1453086012
90 days is wonderful!  You deserve a large round of applause!  
Comment
Cancel
1801781_tn?1453086012
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar_universal
Weaver, your post made my day! First off, your post are among my favorite to read. I love your simple common sense way of expressing yourself. What an asset you are to this forum. Please keep sticking around with your valuable words. Time to treat yourself to something special...YOU deserve it!
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
1855076_tn?1337118903
Congratulations!
Comment
Cancel
1855076_tn?1337118903
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar_universal
that's the way to go !!! I agree with all the post. you are incredably straight foward with your guidance and we all need you , and appriciate your input. please do something nice for yourself. that's huge. not alot of people get off that merry go round. because of you and a few others I'm at day 17, no subs...
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar_universal
congrats weaver i read all ur posts. i started  my sub taper yesterday u r an inspiration to people on here dont forget that.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar_universal
congrats I wana b wher yu are Weaver
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
495284_tn?1333897642
Congrats on 90 days weaver!!    You have been thru he!! with this and here you are!  There is nothing that you cant accomplish.  Hold your clean time sacred, your life depends on it~~sara
Comment
Cancel
495284_tn?1333897642
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar_universal
Thanks again, old and new. My addiction continues to make me doubt my usefulness. Your comments mean a lot to me. I was so very close to death so many time and now I'm full of life. I couldn't complete a thought and now I'm getting A's in college. THE FOG DOES GO AWAY!!!
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar_universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
90 days off methadone!
Submit Answer
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Addiction: Substance Abuse Community Resources
Top Addiction Answerers
3197167_tn?1348972206
Blank
clean_in_ks
KS
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
gnarly_1
phoenix, AZ
4522800_tn?1449169377
Blank
VICourageous
ID
1235186_tn?1339127464
Blank
atthebeach
on the beach, NJ
495284_tn?1333897642
Blank
dominosarah
City of Dominatrix, MN
4810126_tn?1452556825
Blank
EvolverU
South Park, CO