Severity of Opiate Dependence Questionnaire (SODQ)

Please answer every question by ticking one response only

1. On waking and before my first dose of opiates -
My body aches or feels stiff
2. On waking and before my first dose of opiates -
I get stomach cramps
3. On waking and before my first dose of opiates -
I feel sick
4. On waking and before my first dose of opiates -
I notice my heart pounding
5. On waking and before my first dose of opiates -
I have hot and cold flushes
6. On waking and before my first dose of opiates -
I feel miserable or depressed
7. On waking and before my first dose of opiates -
I feel tense or panicky
8. On waking and before my first dose of opiates -
I feel irritable or angry
9. On waking and before my first dose of opiates -
I feel restless and unable to relax
10. On waking and before my first dose of opiates -
I have a strong craving
11. I try to save some opiates to use on waking
12. I like to take my first dose of opiates within two hours of waking up
13. In the morning, I use opiates to stop myself feeling sick
14. The first thing I think of doing when I wake up is to take some opiates
15. The first thing I do after I wake up is to take some opiates
16. Please think of your opiate use during a typical period of drug taking when answering the following questions

Did you think your opiate use was out of control?
17. Did the prospect of missing a fix (or dose) make you very anxious or worried?
18. Did you worry about your opiate use?
19. How difficult would you find it to stop or go without?

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