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... Hi bent halo. Your father could always go to a rehab clinic and tell them he would like help to kick a nose spray ADDICTION. I wonder if that would be covered by insurance? ... (12 replies)
... That makes me feel a little better knowing the light at the end of the tunnel is getting closer. My nose hasn't been so much stuffed but the sinus pain is there. Looking forward to being nose spray free. Thanks again to everyone. ... (12 replies)
... you need a mild steriodal nose spray to aid in claiming this "dependancy" up. See you pharmacy as I know in the UK you can get it OTC. ... (12 replies)

... hour Sinus Spray for 15 years!!! Actually, I liked this brand because it contained menthol vapors which added to the overall effectiveness of the product. ... (4 replies)
... You are soooooooooo right! I bought the throat spray and it worked. It's such a simple idea yet I looked past the obvious. My cousin was addicted to nasal spray and it took her 6 years to kick that habit. I don't want to see anyone go through that ever. ... (15 replies)
Afrin Addiction
Sep 20, 2004
... type spray for about 2 years. It's been almost 1 month since I've used any. ... (9 replies)
... That very same pain I felt in my nose and throat was unbearable. Like you, I too snorted more and more to "numb" the pain. Unfortunately, I was only adding fuel to the fire. ... (15 replies)
Afrin Addiction
Feb 20, 2005
... aholic. I have been off and on that spray for the last 20 years. ... (9 replies)
Aug 24, 2004
... It all sounds exactly like my pain pill addiction. Except thank Goodness I'm scared to put anything up my nose, including nose spray so I didn't have that problem of ever wanting to snort anything. I also have read so many times about people chewing pills and dying so I never did it. ... (15 replies)
... I was physically dependent on Afrin, the nasal spray. That is, my body became so dependent on it that I couldn't breathe through my nose unless I used it several times a day. But there was no interest in the Afrin on my part as a substance I could use to change how I felt! ... (16 replies)
... See another doctor, in my opinion, and be blunt... "I can not get off this Afrin without some help and I want off." Personally, I would see an ear, nose and throat doctor as they will probably be more familiar with this type of problem. ... (8 replies)
Afrin Addiction
Feb 21, 2005
... Hey Dallas Alice! Sheesh! You just never know WHO ya gonna run into on a thread, here! :D I, too, was an Afrin-addict -- about 15 years ago. I don't recall what started my stuffy nose trials, but I was squirting away 24/7 for a few years. When I did stop using the Afrin, my breathing problems seemed to go away. I still don't know if that was a coincidence??? As for a... (9 replies)
... My blood pressure has been good. But I am another Afrin "addict." Just to clarify -- it's not an addiction in the sense of abusing it for mind- or mood-altering purposes; it's just an unfortunate physical dependence, my nose gets 100% blocked just a few hours after last use. Nyquil didn't help at all as a substitute. (13 replies)
Opiate Withdrawl
Apr 12, 2002
... others." Over the past nine days I have read your postings, and they've helped me emmensley. I have been addicted to Lorcet 7.5 then onto Norco 10mg. and Stadol nose spray for the past five in a half years. ... (81 replies)

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