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... i am weaning myself off of vicodin, i was takin up to 10-15 per day, yesterday i only took 6, and today only 4. but i have noticed i am having panic attacks. i take paxil for these attacks, but even they don't seem to be helping. any suggestions? ------------------ south249 (7 replies)
Vicodin Addict?
Apr 6, 2006
... ncy because you have been taking them so long. So when you take that drug out of your body for an extended period of time your body is going to go into physical withdrawel and you might even start to experience some mental withdrawel as well. ... (4 replies)
... A little over a year and a half ago I hurt my back and was prescribed vicodin and then percocet. I did not want to keep taking them long term because I did not want to get addicted and I can not take them at work. ... (18 replies)

... very difficult thing to do. For now, all you can do is support her. Ask her what you can do to help. Try to keep her mind of things. If she is going through withdrawel she will most likey not beup to going out and doing things for herself such as grocery shopping, making her some lunch, dinner, etc.... ... (6 replies)
... you've already tapered so much. Most people on this board are addicted to meds a bit stronger than codeine. I've been taking vicodin for years and when I want to taper down,I move to codeine and then cold turkey and I've avoided severe withdrawal symptoms that way. ... (7 replies)
... u should worry to be honest and I say that with the utmost respect. I remember like it was yesterday being in your same position. I remember when I took only 2 vicodin a night and like Reach said... 2 turns into 3 to 4 to 5 and usually like for most of us.. MANY more. ... (4 replies)
... If you feel bad, the bests thing for a vicodin withdrawal are suboxone or darvocet or even ultram but never combined. None of these are cross addicting with vicodin and many detoxes use these medications. ... (40 replies)
... I had shoulder surgery. Vicodin was originally prescribed but I couldn't tolerate it (50mg 4-6 hr: sweats, dizzy, nausea) so they switched me to Ultram (tramadol) 50mg every 6 hrs. It worked great; no side affects. After two weeks I wanted to be able to drive so stopped taking it altogether; big mistake. I felt crappy; hurt and my sinuses were sooooo messed up. While I... (2 replies)
... Hello, I can relate 100% for me coming off Vicodin also included insomnia- diarreah-Leg Cramps-Headache-chills-shakyness. it was awful but possible. What I strongly suggest is to go to NARCOTS ANNONYMOUS Meetings, they help you undersatnd about the disease of addiction and staying clen One DaY At A Time, or even A Minute At a Time.......... All thses horrible feeling will pass... (10 replies)
... Ativan is a benzodiazepine, a little weaker than Xanax. Your doc probably gave you that for anxiety. You sound like you're stocked up properly. Vicodin is my worst nightmare too (and my first love!) Good luck and I hope you're doing okay. aquar (40 replies)
... ALL FOR ANSWERIING MY POST, ITS HARD TO TALK TO PEOPLE THAT HAVEN'T EXPERIENCED WHAT I AM GOING THRU, THAT IS WHY I JOINED THIS BOARD. HAVE ANY OF YOU GONE THRU VICODIN WITHDRAWEL, CAN YOU ALL SHARE YOUR STORIES WITH ME. PLEASE KEEP ME IN YOR PRAYERS. ... (7 replies)
... Hey Dreamin - just wanted to check in and see how you were holding up today. I know you mentioned that you were down to four pills left yesterday so I was curious whether or not you were tapering, CT, or found another supply. Marcia was right on the money; if you decide to seek treatment that remains confidential and CPS isn't involved or notified. Keep us posted :) ... (11 replies)
... I have been on and off vicodin for about 5 years. I dont take that much probably because I cant get that much. I started on them for pain and like the feeling they gave me when the pain eased. ... (11 replies)
... Hi there, I am on suboxone and have been for about 4 months now. I don't understand you having to detox from what you are taking. I had 15 a day vicodin habit and I went 12 hours without taking it and did not get sick at all. Not whatsoever. I also didn't feel any withdrawel from the vicodin at all. ... (84 replies)
... t is unsafe during pregnancy and only works to a certain point. I am worried about my baby having withdrawel, not me. Basically my point is that if someone would withdrawel physically from 20mg then so would a baby and I want to know if anyone has or are maybe they only know withdrawel from higher dosages. ... (13 replies)
... Hi everyone... I am new to this board and have a couple of questions... First of all, I have been on different pain meds for years for a painful medical condition. First I was on vicodin, then oxycontin, then back to vicodin (because the dependency on the oxy was scaring me) for several years. Well it had gotten to the point that I felt I was taking just way too many... (62 replies)
... I take about 20mg of vicodin a day. Unless I am unable to get up to go to the restroom because of so much pain, I usually do not exceed that limit. ... (13 replies)
... Yes , staying off of everything is good. I confuse myself when I get to writing. Lol. I think what I was getting at is that it was harder when I was younger. I tried a lot of times but being so young it was really hard to picture the rest of my life with not even a beer with the family. (15 replies)
... jessy, i'm not doing this alone. i go to therapy twice a week, my parent knew about and helped me recover from my first problem with vicodin, but this time he does not know. my therapist suggested Milk Thistle because 1. it will supposedly help cleanse my liver of toxins and 2. protect it for the Cymbalta i'm going on, which can cause liver damage...i'm a little confused by... (15 replies)
... So what I am saying is that yes, if you CAN treat your pain with OTC meds then you should get off the vicodin as soon as you can. The sooner the better since you are still at such an incredibly low dose of the meds. ... (34 replies)




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