Everyone's a little different in terms of how long they take to stabilize on buprenorphine/naloxone (Suboxone), but most people feel that their cravings to use opioids are relieved within just a few days of starting to use Suboxone.
Elena Hill, MD, MPH
Elena Hill, MD; MPH received her MD and Masters of Public Health degrees at Tufts Medical School and completed her family medicine residency at Boston Medical Center. She is currently an attending physician at Bronxcare Health Systems in the Bronx, NY where she works as a primary care physician as well as part time in pain management and integrated health. Her clinical interests include underserved health care, chronic pain and integrated/alternative health.