- Check CBC and Liver Panel two weeks before admission to the detox.
- Check testosterone level on males two weeks before admission to the detox.
Males with low testosterone may be asked to take Axiron before they come in.
- The patient must be on a short acting opioid (i.e. heroin, oxycodone, hydrocodone). If on Suboxone he/she must be down to 2 mg total dose per day.
- Do drug screen
- Physical exam