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Hi all, I was hoping for some advice about my codeine addiction hopefully UK based due to different rules etc country to country. I have used for 7-8 years and am currently using around 300mg at 8am, 11am, 2pm and 5pm so a daily total of around 1200mg. I went to may gp around 10 weeks ago and a week after that I received a referral to local drug clinic i put it off for 7 week and eventually after driving to the clinic several times sitting in my car physically unable to get out car an walk through the door but last week I did it. I had a half hour assessment from a drug worker then was urine tested for all drugs. She then made me an appointment with the doctor which I have this coming Wednesday. Anyone have any ideas what to expect? I really hope he will consider alternative prescribing as this has ruled my life far to long. I've read the NICE Guidelines on treating codeine addiction and it seems the recommendations to prescribers is to prescribe methadone or buprenorphine. Any advice or help would be greatly received
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