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... You're not going crazy, you're going sane. You're doing the healthiest, most rational thing right now by being honest and trying to stop this nasty habit. ... (2 replies)
... I am new to this and I am also having problems with kicking the pain pills. I have been taking anything I come across from percoset, vicodin, lortab, and now oxycontin. Usually I take about 30 mgs. of oxycontin a day and 3 to 4 vicodin 7.5 mgs. ... (2 replies)
... I have a major trip coming up in January and another one in March. Then I am moving to a new place in April. ... (5 replies)

... I went to see a pain management doctor, who then put me on Percocet 7. ... (11 replies)
... I have no intention of quitting cold turkey. I am going to gradually taper down until I can completely stop taking the slow release Morphine. I am talking about a very slow taper. And I am going to taper the slow release medication first and then taper down on the Percocet. ... (5 replies)
... I have been taking various forms of meds for almost 4 years now, never a day without. I currently am using duragesic 25 and hydrocodon 7.5 for bt pain. ... (7 replies)
... feelings drugs provide....Warmth, euphoria, confidence, energy, and so on. Physical dependance is also known as tolerance. Dependance is when your body is used to having something and when it goes without, you get withdrawals. Most legitimate pain patients never have issues with addiction. ... (5 replies)
... ug that can be taken occasioanlly. You are playing with fire and could easily wind up addicted. What you described is how most addicts started. You would be wise to stop using the percs completely, because taking them is making changes to your brain that will effect it forever. ... (2 replies)
... Methadone is an option. It works well for most people but you have to have the desire to stop taking the narcotics when you dont really need them. Dependance and Tolerance are very commonplace. ... (7 replies)
... For the past several weeks I've been reading this board with an intensity bordering on obsession. I've been weaning off Percocet. I've got to say that being able to see what others have gone through has given me a strength that I otherwise would not have had, so Thanks to all! ... (2 replies)
... ling it gives me, the "false" energy it gives me, AND....the fact that I easily take more than prescribed. I struggle with this every moment of everyday...I try to cut down, and although I do not feel withdrawal symptoms, I feel tremendous pain. ... (7 replies)
... A taper is the easist way for a chronic pain patient to stop taking medication that they have become dependant on. They do not have a 'mental' addiction to the medication though and that is why an 'addict' has a much tougher time on a taper. ... (28 replies)
... to narcotic PRESCRIPTIONS. Just felt like sharing my story, hoping to bring relief to some. ... (51 replies)
... I think at this point it is dangerous for you to try and do this on your own, it is extremely dangerous for someone to try and stop taking medication of this type without a professional detox and can result in death, stroke, and many other adverse reactions. ... (13 replies)
... hi chrissy,so sorry for what you are having to go thru.pain just sucks.i was going to just ask you if you had gotten an MRI since the accident,i guess that is a no? ... (15 replies)
... In 2003 I hurt my back and was prescribed Loritab 5's. Anyway without all the details I am taking 75 hydrocodones per week all purchased through a network of people that have prescriptions. ... (12 replies)
... he should stop now and not fall in that sprial, and he will, they become our best friends so much to the point that when you get that bottle filled and say stay strong take none till tonight that is when they call your name on the way home. ... (14 replies)
... Hey everyone, Just posted my story about vicoprofen and what its done to my life in an earlier post from today but this is something different. ... (2 replies)
... for around two months now. I have taken breaks every few days until the last 3 weeks when I've been taking them constantly. ... (2 replies)
... Have you made any decisions as to whether or not you're going to try Sub? ... (59 replies)

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