Addiction: Substance Abuse Community
Can they test the milligrams of suboxone
About This Community:

This community is a place to share information and support with others who are trying to stop using drugs, prescription drugs, alcohol, tobacco or other addictive substances. Discuss with others, the symptoms of addiction, addiction recovery, ways to quit like tapering and cold turkey, and withdrawal symptoms. If you are interested in general "chat", please visit our Addiction Social Community.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Can they test the milligrams of suboxone

in your urine? Or just whether it is present or not? Or how present it is, but not milligrams?
Related Discussions
7 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
306867_tn?1299253309
Suboxone does not show up on a typical urine test. I think they would have to do a special test for it to show up.
Blank
460591_tn?1207154399
No, sorry. I meant, can my doctor who prescribes me suboxone test for the actual milligram count of suboxone in my system? Or just see if it's present?
Blank
401095_tn?1351395370
There is no test that can test for exact amounts that someone took orally...it can be a high level or a low level but everyone's metabolism is different and lots of things affect urine content such as kidney function , water intake etc...why?
Blank
460591_tn?1207154399
Because I got prescribed suboxone and the doc told me he would test to see exactly how many mg of suboxone was in my system. I thought it sounded like ********.
He is allowed to call me at any time and make me take a random urine test. That's unreal, but I have to comply because I need the subs.
Blank
401095_tn?1351395370
Yey....does sound kinda strange to me for a doctor to tell u that...he kinda sounds like a tyrant!  LOL
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
LOL....I agree....now mcray, Maybe he would make u go in and bring your pills, and count them....But to say to test and see how many milligrams is in your system is just nuts!!!
r2r
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
to my knowledge, suboxone is not detectable in the usual urine toxscreen. I would guess that there is a way to test for it specifically in blood/urine? However - it probably costs big bucks so I don't believe they would do it. He may be saying this to try to keep you accountable. Good luck.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Addiction: Substance Abuse Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
How to Silence Your Inner Critic an...
Apr 16 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eaters: How to Silence Yo...
Mar 26 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
1344197_tn?1392822771
Blank
Vaginal vs. Laparoscopic Hysterecto...
Feb 19 by J. Kyle Mathews, MD, DVMBlank
Top Addiction Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
gnarly_1
phoenix, AZ
5840009_tn?1395493115
Blank
ROSYouralright
PHUKET, Thailand
4341997_tn?1380655144
Blank
toothfairie
FL
4104707_tn?1351020595
Blank
OpenMind24hours
Detroit, MI
5347058_tn?1381192026
Blank
ariley13
Boston, MA
4810126_tn?1395030098
Blank
EvolverU
Boston, MA