I've been taking soma 350 mg for almost four to five months, I'm also a recovered heroin addict and am on suboxone, as well as valium 10 mg ... I need off the somas but nothing seems to work . Not even my suboxone. If I don't have them I get withdrawal symptoms and can't kick them. I don't know what to do anymore... any suggestions?
16 Feb 2012
Hi, Mkaye! The way my Dr. is getting me off of this med is cutting down 1/2 pill every two weeks. At first he tried a pill a week... that was too much too soon. The valium that you are on should help you avoid seizures, but you need to come down slowly off the Soma. I have had two broken necks and two cervical fusions. It was a great med for relaxing the muscles... but turns out it is addictive and metabolizes in the liver as a tranquilizer. You are already on that... so again, I suggest a slow taper. I really appreciate your reply... but I don't want more of it... I want to get off of it... because I never want to go off of it again... it is a horrible withdrawal as you know... let me know how you are doing! :)
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1 answer • 30 Mar 2010
I have just been prescribed Soma 350 mg. My Dr. says to take 3 a day. What if I find I don't need t?
to take all 3. Should I follow his directions or if I need to take 1 or 2 would that be alright?
2 answers • 18 Jun 2010
Would i overdose or just get sick please someone let me know the limt to how much i can take!!!
4 answers • 29 Aug 2010
could this be interacting with my suboxone in such a way that it is INTERFERING with what the suboxone is supposed to do? My sub doctor, a specialist ...
1 answer • 28 Sep 2011
... off and would not be able to prescribe it any more, has anybody heard of this?
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