How long do I have to wait to take Suboxone after my last methadone use?

How long do I have to wait to take Suboxone after my last methadone use?

  • Usually 48-72 hours. Taking suboxone too early after the last dose of methadone can put you in serious withdrawal. This scenario, known as precipitated withdrawal which is very unpleasant for the user so please make sure to tell your medical provider the timing of your last methadone dose.