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TOPIC: Am I on the right track?

Am I on the right track? 2 weeks 3 days ago #35388

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Thank you all for the replies! I am learning so much! I Made an order from one of your approved vendors last week and oddly was able to cut my dose in half and felt better effects.This was with the same strains that I have been ordering from another well known vendor that is not on your list.
What Ive taken away from this is I need to keep track of my doses and less is usually more. I have planned days off on my calendar. Im so thankful for this plant and the ability to healthily deal with my feelings.

Thank you all for the info. This forum has been invaluable to my journey!
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Am I on the right track? 1 week 3 days ago #35612

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Sorry, I went back and re-read this and my previous post. It’s good that we can seek out other sources and find out terms for what we experience. I said “jonesing” in the wrong context because I’ve since learned that what I experience, since I am physically dependent, is interdose withdrawal. With this said, I’m maintaining a lower daily dose and learning to pay close attention to how I’m doing. I’m trying to keep symptoms at bay, letting them come “in bay” by stretching more hours between doses. There’s a lot said about redosing and the effectiveness or downfalls, etc., which I am trying to figure out. This is a long journey of being honest with myself. Why am I doing it? Effectively treating RLS for awhile, chronic nerve pain now, two previous post surgery transitions from opiates which I have a healthy fear of. Over 3 years now, the reasons have changed.
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Am I on the right track? 6 days 18 hours ago #35702

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The "best practice" for coming off opiates is to stretch out the time between doses. Once you start to feel withrawal, wait an hour then take something (hopefully it will be Kratom).

If you gradually lengthen the time between doses eventually you will have dropped an entire dose in 24 hours. This is called "down regulating".

This was how I came off the oxy...until my dose was low enough that I just switched to the Kratom without any problems at all.
BEV

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