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By butch798
i am going to surgery on sept 30th.it will be a 5 disc laminoplasty.i fought so hard to get here and now i got to be ...
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By SophieLaRue
I maybe be facing a third surgery due to a dr not fusing my neck properly. I want off of these meds so bad. They have...
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By giaskey
Hey- I don't know how this works.. I was skimming the internet looking for support and saw this community. Anyway.. ...
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By teeni92
I just wanted everyone to know that today is now two weeks clean off of all opiates. I feel better mentally and physi...
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By BlueJay387
So I am at day 11 and I feel good physically, besides my shoulder/upper back pain and my mind keeps wanting pills. I'...
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By Ejm7263
So I felt a little better yesterday. Then sleep was not happened last night. I don't know why I panic when I can't sl...
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By keepholdingon
Hi, I am an almost 19 yo female and I starting with inhalants in 2001 when I was only 6 years old and by the time I w...
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By Lori2244
My son is an addict, heroin is the only thing I know of. For 6 months he has had hives. His blood work, intestinal te...
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By Dukeee
I am so so so worried about dying in my sleep.I am on 50mgs of methadone 59 years old my health is good my physical c...
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By chykim1
I've been taking benadryl for about 10yrs. 20 pills a day, I was addicted to them, than the other day I was in pain a...
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By veryscared1982
I have been taking around 30 hydrocodone 10mg pills for about a year now, I use to take about 10 of them a day for a ...
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By shantelle916 Blank
so i just quit cold turkey my horrible habbit of 20-30 norco's a day after 4 years. it was hard, and still is a strug...
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By vkjames
Hi, I've been taking typically one Vicodin pill (10 mg) per day for a year.  Yes, there have been occasions where ...
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By Sarah11212
Hello to all my MH family! It's been quite a few months since I've been on the site and thought I would try to catch...
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By helpingmyson Blank
My son recently tested positive for TCA (tricyclic antidepressants ) He's has taken L-Tyrosine, benedryl, immodium a...
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By fiftythousandths
hi, day 7 into methadone withdrawals after a 10 year addiction. tapered a bit fast, stopped cold turkey at 5 mg a ...
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By mlynn2014
Okay woke up not too bad yet. Been having withdrawal almost all week anyway on this sort of taper thing....today is t...
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SonrissaSep 19
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By Ejm7263
Thank you all for your support. Another day off methadone. Don't feel as bad. It's so hard but I know it's worth it. ...
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By guitrldy
Hi MH Family It has been quite a while since I was here. I had relapsed and am sober 7 days now from vicodin. ...
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By Jamie88moore
Hi guys I'm a recovering alcoholic 6 years....4 years ago my genetic disease in hip caused pain...went to pain doc c...
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