Buprenorphine Plus Hydrocodone

I often receive emails with requests for my opinion about various aspects of buprenorphine treatment.  A recent exchange, for what its worth: Hi Dr. Junig, I hope you are well.  I know you have written a lot about this, and I have read most of it.  But I still needed Read more…

Taking Buprenorphine, Having Surgery

Originally Posted 8/12/2013 I will get to ‘Part II’, but today I talked with a patient about something that happens too often, that deserves to be pointed out.  The person was in the ER with an injury that resulted in tib/fib francture.  The ER doc provided no analgesia, in the Read more…

Buprenorphine, Suboxone, and Chronic Pain, Attitudes…

In my last post I mentioned some of the other blogs out there… one such blog is ‘subsux’.  First let me say that I find the name funny– I waste money buying interesting domain names, and that one is certainly catchy.  But beyond that compliment, I don’t agree with anything Read more…