Short Description I am taking 60 mg of Methadone & 600 mg of Lithium. I have noticed a difference in the methadone. I am having w/drawl symp. I must take both
About This Community I am recovering from alcoholism/addiction. I have not had a drink in 23 yrs but used alot of street drugs. Have been clean for 11 mos. now and currently under doctors care w/methadone and also psychiatric care for bipolar disorder. I must take both but the effects of the Methadone are not lasting as they should (24 hrs). I am experiencing leg cramps, sleeplessness as well as cravings. also having watery eyes and sneezing. I have lowered my dose from 140 mg. down to 60 mg in 7 mos. I've been at a stable dose 4 about 2 mos. However, I have always hated taking Lithium but in order for me to have any sort of a normal life, I must take the lithium as well. I need to know if one is affecting the other or if its in my head. Last but not least is there another pill I can take that won't effect MethadoneView Thread
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