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... Hi Im Stacey and Im a 3yr recoved drug addict. My drugs of choose were crack, coceine, lsd, and benadryl. I was addicted to benadryl so bad that I was taking 70 a day. Thankgod thats the past. It took my collapsing in front of my kids and C.P.S. getting involved for me to stop. Its sad. ... (9 replies)
... ...ohhhhhhhhh and if the sweets don't work sufficiently to calm the post-detox cravings, then try 1-2 Benadryl w/2-3 Valerian Roots....start out trying 1 Benadryl & 2 Valerian Roots....wait 30 min if you are still having difficulty take another Benadryl w/1 Valerian Root. This combination would normally make a nondetox person sleepy, but for a detox person it just knocks the... (29 replies)
... Lisa, I know it is difficult to beleive that someone can get hooked on them. I wouldn't have believed it myself if I hadn't seen it with my own eyes. The Benadryl made my mom real talky and hyper too. She was taking massive doses much like her husband. She is a long time pill addict. ... (10 replies)

... Since he is an addict I would think he knows about addictive behavior. Sounds like he is has justified taking these drugs because they are OTC. ... (10 replies)
... I am a prescripton addict and have four years clean time. ... (1 replies)
Methadone addict
Dec 8, 2005
... let me say that if you were in NA, then when you get that urge to go out and buy and use, you could pick up the phone and call your sponsor or another recovering addict who would help talk you through that time. ... (36 replies)
... I am glad you found your way here, i am sure you need some support right now. This must be very hard on with an addict that is actively using isn't easy. Please hang in there! ... (10 replies)
I am an addict
Feb 1, 2014
... Thanks for the encouragement. I woke up in mild WD this morning at 4 am and took a small dose- same as yesterday morning and have taken no more this far today. Never went back to sleep but did sleep from 10 pm until 4 am. I am having some chills and lethargy but not anything too bad. Yet. I used Excedrin PM and melatonin last night and it must have helped me sleep so I will... (19 replies)
I am an addict
Feb 1, 2014
... How is it going today? When you went through withdrawals in the past, did you quit cold turkey? Benadryl may be helpful to calm stomach, anxiety, and to promote sleep. I think there is something for restless legs that is otc, but I don't know the name. I think others on this board have talked about it. You can do this!! (19 replies)
... Jilas, Norco, whose main med is hydrocodone is one of the lesser opiods and therefore not quite as bad as some of it's big brothers. You weren't taking it very long, but in the end there you were taking a pretty hefty dose. Generally the recommended way to get off prescription pain meds is to taper, so that you don't have to go through withdrawal, and it's safer, it... (23 replies)
... Congrads on 5 yrs. I do at my children when I get weak. Thanks (9 replies)
... It took me a long time after coming off drugs to sleep. But like I said to reach Im on seraquel which helps you sleep. (9 replies)
... e time sleeping, its sad. anyway his doc knows of his history yet has prescibed visterol which is an antihistamine.. he takes 1 a night... now, i know a true addict will abuse anything. maybe the doc is thinking its the lesser of 2 evils..i dont know and cant question it..he is 21 yrs old.. ... (9 replies)
... hi reachout my name is holly and i'm a recovered/ing addict, i've being clean for a good 5 years. i am a mother and a wife and never want to go back to how chaotic life was before recovery. i take each day as 'brand new' and look forward to a happy future now and that is my gift of sobriety and staying clean. it's hard sometimes, when you feel the urge, that's when you... (9 replies)
... bottles per week. I know he needs help, but he won't, and I'm a recovering addict myself so I know it's a waste of time to argue with him until he is willing. ... (12 replies)
... a day of vikes and mixing with soma and benadryl or tylenol...scary. ... (21 replies)
... days. Yes, it DOES seem juvenile, however that same juvenile, addict thinking lead you to believe that you were "in control!" from day 1! ... (19 replies)
... ink that rehabs work then it may not do him any good to go. If he can detox at home and is willing to try NA that can work without rehab. I am a recovering crack addict and I go to outpatient rehab and Cocaine Anonymous. I can tell you I have learned more in CA about how to live without drugs than in my rehab sessions. ... (14 replies)
... t be high all day every day. I truly believed I would die an addict and had just resigned myself to the fact that I would most likely die with a straw up my nose. ... (20 replies)
... g up not being able to go back to sleep and restlessness then, being dead tired the next day. This was going on about 2 weeks after my detox. I started by taking benadryl and melatonin at night. Then I would sleep all night. ... (6 replies)

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