... absolutely nothing. Can I go ahead and take suboxone the same day I took the meth, since the pre-existing suboxone blocked the methadone?
If I was you I'd wait as long as possible. Don't you know you're playing with fire taking Methadone and Sub so close together? I imagine you're not getting any of this from a doc. You better learn more about these drugs before you wind up in withdrawal symptoms (wds) even a hospital can't get you out of.
With Sub alone, you can usually get to day 4 before you'd feel any major wds. So waiting 36 hours was like almost nothing. Sub has a 48 hour half life. That means it takes 2 days just to get half out of you. Now you took Methadone. That drug also has approximately a 48 hour half life. So these drugs stay in you even if you aren't feeling them. I say wait until you feel strong wds, and then take a small dose of Sub, like 2 mg or 4 mg. Wait 2 hours and see what happens. If you feel better take another 2 or 4 mg. But if you feel wds from the first dose, then you need to wait much longer, and if you suffer, I hope you learned a lesson from it.
The old method of inducting someone onto Sub was to dose them with 8 mg all at once. Lately more and more docs have started to do it the opposite way. Start with 2 mg and go up as necessary.
But I think you need to wait 48 hours since you took that Methadone. And don't do this again. Don't take Methadone and Sub in the same week. The transition from Sub to Methadone, or Methadone to Sub is the hardest transition there is. Even most docs won't attempt it. Usually only Methadone clinics will do it.
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