Rapid Opioid Detox from Suboxone

First Posted 1/26/2014 I recently answered a post at SuboxForum by a member who asked what to expect from rapid detox from opioids, and specifically from buprenorphine. My reply: Several of my current buprenorphine patients have been through rapid detox at some point in their past.  Their stories are so Read more…

Killing the Suboxone Gift Horse with Naltrexone

First Posted 11/14/2013 I received an email update today with important news from the world of psychiatry and addiction.  The email highlighted a study from the October issue of Jama Psychiatry, entitled ‘A Randomized, Double-blind Evaluation of Buprenorphine Taper Duration in Primary Prescription Opioid Abusers’.  The study compared relapse rates in Read more…