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Why am I having withdrawal symptoms after tapering down to 1-2 percocets a day? I get very irritable and can't stand myself! I need something for anxiety because this must be psychosomatic.
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About 6+ months ago, I began a post about wanting to quit taking pain (opiates) meds. It hasn't been going very well! There were just too many "rescue" days when I had to go back to my original dosing schedule and I am feeling defea...
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I've done Percocet for years now and I finally decided to quit , this is my second day with out using any percocets. The first night was absolutely crazy and didn't even sleep one hour and I'm dead serious ! After tossing and turning all...
Locouno | Last answer
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Mannnn! Where do I begin, for three years now I've been addicted to roxy 15s. A lil over three years ago I got hurt at work and got prescription Percocet for 4 - 6 months. They prescribe me 10 mg Percocet and I begin to do them everyday....
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Well, this is my fourth time trying to quit an norco and oxy habit, which my Dr. had me on due to chronic pain. I was taking around 20 pills a day - maybe about 250-300mg of hydro/oxy. Finally, I wanted to quit and tried a few times and ...
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I had knee replacement surgery 5 weeks ago. From that point in time I was prescribed a daily dosage of oxycodone that averaged about 15 mg/day, a relatively low dosage. After finishing several weeks of physical therapy, I started my cold...
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Have not seen Roll Call being put in for a few months..SO here we go! For anybody new, this is where we put in our clean time. Even if you just started out or just took the leap, let us know. I sure hope the older-timers come in with th...
VICourageous | Last answer
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So, I abused Coricidin (triple c's) for about three years, along with Robotussin and Delsym on occasion. At first it was with my friends on the weekends for about a year. then i stopped for a while when i was on probation, and started ...
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Hello everyone Okay so here's my story.....3 Back surgeries later, (I won't bore you with all the boring details) 3 years since my first, 1.5 since my last being a fusion. I have held and fought to not take oxymoron from the beginnin...
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I posted a question last week about me f'n around with suboxone and reallized I was playing with fire - My situation is a little complicated - I just started Effexor ER75 4 weeks ago, and just lately have been having unbearable panic att...
Justin807 | Last answer
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I am taking clonidine for sub withdrawls. I also have a anxiety pill that is supposed to be natural from a health food store. Its called gabatrol. Has anyone heard of this? and is it safe to take the both together?
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I am on my second day of my rapid detox. I was using 160-200mg or more oxy/day. it wasn't that much up until about a year ago when I had a major surgery. Then things spiraled out of control. I am functioning and no one knows I have t...
letthisbeit | Last answer
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I am 8 weeks pregnant and on the methadone program. I was never against woman on the program while pregnant, but I never thought id be going through it myself. I just cant imagine my baby staying in the hospital when I leave or my baby...
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How long after taking 50mg methadone a day for only 3 days do I need to wait to take suboxone?
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I have been addicted to pain pills for the last ten years or so. I take A LOT of whatever I can get my hands on most commonly 80mg oxies 200mg morphine slow release Statex which is another form of morphine but a quick release as well as ...
Desperatetoeclean | Last answer
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Does anyone know if these are considered "drugs of choice" and highly sought after and abused like oxycontin is? Or are they like methadone, where they aren't abused as much? I heard people don't usually abuse methadone because they do...
redblue | Last answer
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My boyfriend was a heroin user for about 4 months recently. He ended up going to a methadone clinic to get off of the heroin. The highest dose he was on was 35mg. He started tapering down and his last dose was Wednesday. Before he was co...
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A silly friend of mine has tried cocaine 4 times in 4 years. He said he only did one or two lines maximum each time. The first 3 times he suffered with a very bad blocked nose and constant drip of a clearish mucus from his nose. Also ver...
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I was prescribed a new medication to help with my muscle tightness and soreness called tizanidine. It helps me to fall asleep really easily but I wake up in the middle of the night, wide awake, and can't go back to sleep unless I have an...
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My sense of taste has been "off" for a long time and my short term memory has gotten worse and I'm only 27. Me and my now ex husband used to do over half a box a week or twice a week for 3 months (I was up to 14 pills). Do you think this...
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