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WELCOME TO THE ADDICTION: LIVING WITH AN ADDICT COMMUNITY. This patient support community is for family members and loved ones of people who are substance abuse addicts. Discussions cover how to help your loved one, enabling, coping with the emotional impact of addiction, intervention, and when to seek medical help. If you are not a family member of a substance abuse addict and instead need help with your addiction, please visit our Addiction: Substance Abuse Community to get the support you need.

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Nighthawk61Nov 24, 2015
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By HelenL44 Blank
My 20 year old son started using heroin about a year ago, when friends offered him a smoke. He eventually began think...
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Steady4meNov 21, 2015
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By woozy Blank
My husband has been prescribed 8mg of Subutex and a sustained Xanax pill,that releases 2mg for about 12 hours. Does t...
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Nighthawk61Nov 19, 2015
Deb179Nov 03, 2015
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By jesus1012345678191 Blank
my friend keeps passing out every now and then she has ALOT going on at the moment i don't know how to help her she d...
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Nighthawk61Nov 19, 2015
Deb179Nov 08, 2015
MichelleL86Nov 07, 2015
Deb179Sep 12, 2015
MichelleL86Sep 11, 2015
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By MichelleL86 Blank
I have been dating a guy for over 3 years now, I knew he was sensitive to pain pills when I met him after he had a to...
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Nighthawk61Nov 19, 2015
Deb179Nov 09, 2015
Deb179Nov 09, 2015
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beccaS90Nov 09, 2015
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By beccaS90 Blank
I don't know what my next step is my brother is lying and stealing my oxycodone that I severely need and last month h...
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Nighthawk61Nov 19, 2015
Deb179Nov 09, 2015
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By MamaOfThree061012 Blank
Hi I am very new to this. I have never reached out to anyone about my husbands drug addiction. But I need to talk abo...
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Nighthawk61Nov 19, 2015
Deb179Nov 10, 2015
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By Brnhsik Blank
My son is using heroin and i caught him times before and sent him to a detox...but he is using again becasue he is se...
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Nighthawk61Nov 19, 2015
Deb179Nov 11, 2015
nellypenellopeNov 11, 2015
Deb179Nov 03, 2015
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By LostMama78 Blank
I've been scouring the internet for a forum/site somewhere I could talk to others about my 16 yr old daughter & ask q...
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Nighthawk61Nov 19, 2015
Nighthawk61Nov 19, 2015
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By worryb Blank
Iam 50yrs old and have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia and injury to my lumbar spine. One of my Drs have prescribed ...
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Deb179Oct 29, 2015
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By w1lly23 Blank
hello, i have been dealing with my boyfriend for over a year and a half now. at first you can say it started off a...
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motye51Oct 28, 2015
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By topangamr Blank
So ive been with this person for about 6 months and at first he told me he used to do meth (but only on weekends) App...
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Deb179Oct 24, 2015
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By aquail Blank
Help. I have been in a relationship with a drug addict for over 20 years. I love him and believe it or not it trust...
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Deb179Oct 24, 2015
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By drakeBpat Blank
My boyfriend recently slipped up and did meth after 5 yrs of being clean ... today is day one and he's miserable afte...
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Deb179Oct 22, 2015
OnlyBelieveAlwaysOct 22, 2015
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By gorillanaut Blank
My wife has been addicted to opiates for nearly 13 years. We got married 4 years ago and I did not know. I knew she h...
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gorillanautOct 22, 2015
Deb179Oct 05, 2015
kiracaOct 05, 2015
Nighthawk61Oct 04, 2015
Deb179Oct 04, 2015
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By kiraca Blank
Hi all, I'm not sure of what the right step here is. My husband has 3 Rx's which he abuses. Lucky for him his Rx's ar...
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Deb179Oct 21, 2015
ashes2ashes73Oct 21, 2015
mjean15Oct 21, 2015
Deb179Oct 20, 2015
mjean15Oct 19, 2015
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By AFoeller Blank
Hello. Ummm I'm not really sure how this works. I guess I just spit it out. I'm a heroin addict. I shoot it and ha...
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AFoellerOct 19, 2015
Nighthawk61Oct 04, 2015
Deb179Sep 23, 2015
collinsmummaSep 23, 2015
mum2b260216Sep 23, 2015
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By collinsmumma Blank
From someone who has experienced this... So, I have this cousin who I was very very close to as a kid. She got into d...
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AFoellerOct 19, 2015
KellyMarie1Oct 17, 2015
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By Charmer77 Blank
my husband who has an opiate addiction is constantly going to the bathroom. I hear him opening and closing drawers, d...
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Deb179Oct 12, 2015
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By tattooedgirl_ Blank
I met my boyfriend a year and a half ago. Everything was perfect, I was truly living in a fairytale. Our relationship...
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Deb179Oct 12, 2015
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By FeelingCheated Blank
My husband and I used drugs recreationally prior to children. I stopped when I became a mother. My husband did not....
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