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... Question for those addicted to opiates - how do the valiums and xanaxes make you feel? (Benzos) I ask because I have the opiate addiction and on another thread, we were talking about the Benzos. For the record, benzo's have always made me SLEEP! Like total knockout. I can't even imagine trying to use these on a daily basis. Then I was considering the chemical side of this... (6 replies)
... Well opiates used to work for me for depression, then that all changed drastically!!! ... (6 replies)
... Problem with benzos is the tolerance thing and the fact that death is possible during withdrawals. AD's just dumb me down and I want to keep my edge. ... (6 replies)

... I read on a website that all future antidepressants will be opiate based. (6 replies)
... I tried a bunch of anti-depressants over the years, and they all made me feel like a robot - no emotion. I was also on Xanax for about a year and a half for anxiety and it made me so tired. I got addicted to the hydro's, they seemed to work like a great I started taking Lexapro about a month ago, and it has actually helped a lot. I was sick for the... (6 replies)
... Can somebody please explain the difference of physical vs emotional drug addiction? ... (5 replies)
... Hey there, I have taken several AD's and didnt feel any different. I was on the Lexapro and Celexa the longest. I really feel like i took them for nothing seeing how they didnt help me a bit. Back in December my doctor switched me to Cymbalta, and at that time this med had only been on the market about 6 mos. It works great for me. I felt a huge difference in only 4 days!!!!... (6 replies)
... I also take Lexapro (20mg) and it has been a life-saver. I agree with the previous poster's remarks that it's more like a consistent "OK" feeling more than anything else. I also take Seroquel to sleep as the Lex activates me a bit too much sometimes. I am also taking 4 norcos per day as I suspect I suffer from fibromyalgia somewhat I have awful leg and knee aches that get... (6 replies)
... Thanks for all of the info, I thought it was just me, but I guess there are a lot of us out there. I will put Lexapro in my list to investigate. Thanks again (6 replies)
... eing able to talk on this board helps..i cant talk to anyone about this..we are so ashamed..we did do a home urine drug test tonite..which came back posative for benzos opiates..i will take it to the lab tomorrow to double check..he claims he took his last klonopin on saturday..i cant believe a word he says.. ... (5 replies)
... if i had tapered for months, that may have been avoided. from my view, tapering is smart, and opiates vs. bezos? ... (88 replies)
May 27, 2004
... many seem to have tremendous problems with benzos and i am in no way discounting their experiences or saying what they went through is not real. ... (16 replies)
... that I'd been on opiates for over 20 years, a biggie is the benzo I've been on for 15 yrs. ... (6 replies)
... Mel is right about the tapering slowly. You won't notice it as much. That is with opiates. However, benzos are a little different. I am not sure how effective tapering is with them but I imagine it is sort of the same thing. ... (10 replies)
... besides consuming massive doses of opiates and benzos... ... (26 replies)

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