What is Sublimaze?
Sublimaze is the trademark name for fentanyl citrate injection. It is a potent narcotic analgesic. Sublimaze is generally with anesthesia for surgery or procedures. The medication is given by injection into a muscle (IM) or by slow injection into a vein (IV) by a medical professional. Sublimaze is very effective at relieving pain and is more potent than Morphine.
Sublimaze is typically used on a short term bases. Those using Sublimaze on a long term basis for pain management can develop a tolerance, physical and psychological dependency and withdrawal syndrome.
Sublimaze is often sought out by drug abusers looking for the euphoric effects it can produce in high doses. It has much stronger effects than heroin and other opioid drugs.
Sublimaze is used medically as an pain reliever during surgical procedures. It is also used in the treatment of moderate to severe pain. The effects of Sublimaze are more potent than morphine. This is why it is typically only given in a hospital situation for a short period of time. Those taking Sublimaze for a long period of time are at risk of developing a tolerance, physical and psychological dependency to the medication.
Sublimaze is sought out by heroin and other opioid addicts. Its effects are stronger than that of heroin, dulling pain, creating a sense of euphoria and even producing an out of body experience. Drug abusers will seek out Sublimaze, visiting multiple Doctor of prescriptions, fording scripts, stealing the mediation and purchasing it illegally off the street. Those abusing Sublimaze are a high risk of dependency as well as serious effects to their health, even death.
Signs of Sublimaze Abuse
- Intentional Misuse of the medication
- Visiting multiple Doctors for prescriptions
- Forging prescriptions
- Purchasing the medication illegally
- Taking larger doses than prescribed
- Taking Sublimaze for recreational purposes
Symptoms of Sublimaze Withdrawal
- Stomach cramps
- Shivering or trembling
- Rapid heartbeat
- Runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
- Excessive yawning
Sublimaze Addiction Treatment
Sublimaze addiction is very dangerous to the individual health. If you or a loved one are addicted to this medication you should contact a medical professional immediately to get the help needed to stop its use in a safe way.
Medical detoxification is used to ween the patient off Sublimaze in a safe and secure way. The patient my be immediately taken off the medication and placed onto a naltrexone or another opioid antagonist to reduce symptoms of withdrawal and control cravings. The patient will be cleansed of the chemicals and toxins related to Sublimaze abuse. They will be monitored 24-7 to ensure their health and safety.
Upon completion of the detox process the patient will continue onto various counseling and therapy sessions. These sessions will help the patient to get to the root cause of their addiction, determine if there are any underlying causes that need treatment and help them to work through any mental, emotional and psychological effects Sublmaze has had on them. Each session will help the patient to develop the tools needed to maintain their sobriety when returning home.