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hey guys hope all of u r doing good......i havent posted in a while but i just wanted to get on here and tell everyone im ok.....i started sub tuesday..i feel ok just tired i think maybe my dose may be off or maybe im feeling "normal " and im just not used to that yet.......im ok 16mg twice a day....the dr was really nice and understanding..i was completley honest about what and how much i was using......is it normal to feel tired and kinda w/d ish in the first few days on sub?....i feel sick at my stomach also.....but the way i feel now is 100% better than c/t wd.....so i guess i cant complain to much.....love u guys and god bless u all
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527810 tn?1244991867
Well first time I ever took the sub I was asleep for like 12 hours knocked out cold. So I thought it was the sub making me so tired but after a couple times taking it I was back to normal so I think my body was just catching up on all the sleep I didnt get for years from being up late at night and getting up early to do my stuff!. Well I am not a dr. of course (good thing too) but that sounds like a lot of sub. thats 2 8 mg tabs 2 times a day? I started on only 2 mg two times a day and felt fine except sweaty for a couple days. I dont know there is a few of us on subs in this forum lets see what they say.
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hey thanks for replying.....ooops that was a typo im on 8mg twice a day..sorry 16mg alltogether is what i had on my mind i guess lol......i was doing about 8-10 oc 80's aday though.....maybe thats why i feel so bad....
527810 tn?1244991867
I hear you I was taking 2 80's a day but snorting them and that was the minimum I could function on more if I got my hands on them of course. So I know what you are going through!
340590 tn?1290952141
theres my oxygirl (((((((((((((((hugs))))))))))))) to you.  i have missed you.  i am glad you are on the sub...whatever it takes to get you clean.  i dont know anything about it,but somebody will tell you more.  SO GLAD TO SEE YOU.  stay in touch.  i sent ya pm.
love and hugs
cathy
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missed ya. you know i don't know nothing about suboxone, but im happy to see you back and taking a step in staying off these pills. damn u disappear, i was worried. hope you stick around here again, when u were around here you had over 4 months clean i think. u can do this, u have all the support in the world here so don't hide damn, lol. just glad to see that your ok. im around this evening if you want to drop me a line, NO NOT COKE a message i mean, haha.
306455 tn?1288862071
Good to see you back, Oxygirl. That is alot of mgs of Sub, and probably is makeing you tired and giving you the stomach problems. Your could probably drop to 8 mgs a day and feel alot better. Glad to hear your doing good though. Keep us updated on how your doing.
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