What To Expect

What to Expect at your first visit:

Drug Use Requirements:

You must be in withdrawal to start bupenorphine/naloxone (Suboxone) or bupenorphine.
To ensure this:

  • Methadone must be discontinued 72 hours prior to starting bupenorphine/naloxone (Suboxone) or bepenorphine.
  • Heroin must be discontinued 12 hours prior to starting bupenorphine/naloxone (Suboxone) or bupenorphine.
  • Oxycontin, Morphine, Vicodin, Percocet must be discontinued 24 hours prior to starting bupenorphine/naloxone (Suboxone) or bupenorphine.

Patient Responsibilities:

Treatment for addiction is a two-way street – active participation is paramount to your success.

Here’s what we expect from you:

  • To attend an AA or NA 12-step recovery program and/or individual therapy
  • To be on time for weekly and monthly office visits
  • To be honest

Call us at (603) 841-2307