I had to drive an hour and half to my doctor hat prescribes my suboxone. And for those of you that dont know, you have to be in moderate withdrawals from the last painkiller you took before you can start the suboxone, and the doctor gives you your first dose in his office, and you have to wait several hours to make sure you dont get worse withdrawals from the subs (you go into precerpitated withdrawals if you arnt in withdrawals, and it's way worse) well I didnt sleep the night before because of the withdrawals, and was terribly sick. Well after they gave me my first dose, I felt great, except for a migraine. Well when I get migraines, I vomit like crazy. Well my mom went with me, but she doesnt drive, but the moment we left the office, I started to feel nauseaus, and we where in a town I wasnt familiar with, and all of the sudden I pulled into a bank parking lot and vomited EVERYWHERE. I somehow managed to drive home, stopping half way so my mom could get herself something to eat, and I took a quick 20 minute nap. Then when I finally got homed, I threw up all over the place again. I was in terrible pain and couldnt sleep til after I took some ibprofen and finally fell asleep, but I was in such bad shape, I guess I left my front door wide
open, my neighbor came and locked the door for me. It wasnt a fun expereince. But somehow the next day I woke up feeling great, and we packed for a week vacation to the beach. But I get migraines when I have to drive to far places, which always comes with vomiting. It's not fun at all, I get carsick to easily, and it's even harder when your the one driving.
26 year old Female , single mother of 2 kids, on SSI for migraines, pain, pancreas issues
All the things broken with me: Migraines, Fibromyalgia, Chronic lower back pain that causes severe pain/numbness/tingling especially to my left leg, Genetic Pancreatic Divisum that causes chronic pancreatitas, Asthma, Depression w/Anxiety/panic attacks
Prescription Meds:Suboxone 24mgs daily, Cymbalta 60mg nightly, Lyrica 50mgs nightly, Imitrex as needed, Ibprofen 800 twice daily, Zanaflex as needed, Ventolin as needed for asthma attacks, Advair twice daily
Over the conter meds: Benadryl nightly for itching due to meds (not sure which one yet),
Surgeries: Gallbladder removed at 15 years old, 2 ERCPs, stent put in pancreas, countless upper GI scopes, Bartholin gland opened permanetly due to recurring painful cysts
Goals: to go to college next fall to be a nurse and get off of SSI
Wishful thinking: to not be in pain!!!