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Painkillers cold turkey - 5 days

I stop taking painkillers cold turkey it’s been 5 days
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So how are you doing....today should be day 8, right?  
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I’m good no craving anything like that just did on my own with out others meds
Eat super healthy b/c it will help and drink lots of fluids.  Rest, rest, REST....I'm glad you came out on the other side.
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Hi Dondada20,

Congratulations on quitting.  Things get gradually better after the first 3-4 days.  You'll start noticing a difference shortly if you haven't already.  By this time next week the physical withdrawals should be just about over.

Keep posting and let us know how you're doing.  Things are a bit slow here these days so you'll have to be patient waiting for a response.
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Thanks ok I’ll keep you posted
How are you holding up?
I’m good danny111 little patch there but so far I’m holding up

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