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By Lakota49
Hi i have been going to a pain clinic for the past 3 years,last month my dr decides he dosen't take my insurance as a...
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By Readyforfreedom12
Still feel horrible. My fiancé said to expect a good 10-14 days to feel better. I am very sensitive to medication
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By dedicatedtostop
Hey all, I wanted to start a new post with positives! So Day 12 here and WOW!!! What a difference! For those of...
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By charlie_coldturkey_tn2015
Just started working day 40!!!! 40? 40? Yep, that's right. Day 40. My first post was just a little over 5 weeks ago...
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By jvking
I have stolen prescription drugs from a family member, I am an addict thats fine when I cant see them them and the th...
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By rockwell210
Hello wondering- I just wanted to give you some advice I'm taking myself & want you to know what your going through h...
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By Iloveanaddict
My boyfriend that i love very much is EXTREMELY addicted to xanex. I am no stranger to addiction, I am a recovering m...
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By DarkEyedCreature Blank
So, I am in a place in life where going to a detox center or going cold turkey is not an option. I have to care for f...
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By mothballaddict
In the past few months I've gotten into the habit of eating mothballs. I put them out in the spring to ward off snake...
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By Pollyem123
I quit using cocaine 7weeks ago after using nearly every weekend for 3yrs and the pressure pain I get just in my sept...
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By acesmom
Does anyone think energy drinks help with the wds
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By holagirl907
I have been trying since 2012 to get off opiates. Should I take time off work to get myself right? I am thinking of...
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By deafwhitecat
Was on 100+ mg/day for years. Did hosp 3 day detox a week ago. Subutex 4/4/4/2/2/2mg. 10 days clean. Feel like hell. ...
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By Kristen2015
I haven't taken any opiates for a couple days. I have been on opiates for a year due to two surgeries and arthritis....
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By artrocker
Hi everyone , I was ten years Clean but last summer I relapsed and have been using heroin smoking , this time rou...
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By BearsFan1966
Well day day 9 not too good but still fighting the good fight! I know there will be good and bad days so I just need ...
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By LoZProd
Been on suboxone for over 8 years. Quit cold turkey off of 32mg a day. I'm on day 25 and still feel fatigue. The wors...
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By katie3100 Blank
can you take imodium and prilosec OTC or zantac to get rid of opiate withdrawals?
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By Windstorm75
Hi I've been taking about 6 mg of Klonopin for about two weeks. Just stopped. Any eithdrawl anticipation An...
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Are there any harmful long-term effects of DXM? For example, if you take one bottle of Robitussin every month. Al...
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