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?