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I think heroin has a half life of 4-8 hrs, and methadown 20-36hrs, i understand that it takes 36hrs for half the drug dose to leave your ...
I've tried looking into it and see so much conflicting information. For a bit of background, I've been on methadone for five years (st...
Been a member since 2012 I believe, and cannot remember my original password. I have reset it 4 or 5 times, and can only log in once wit...
I'm on 8th day going cold turkey of 40 mg methadone. I feel worse than ever today. How long does this last?
I've been taking daily codeine in copious amounts for years. 6 weeks ago I gave up and lasted for 3 weeks. Found the sleepless nights ...
What happened to this poor, amazing place? So many used to congregate here to support each other, and now its but a shadow of its former...
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