Been addicted, went to hell and came back? Stories of recovery are extremely encouraging to those who are still addicted, and writing your story can be very therapeutic. Feel free to share stories of close relatives and friends here as well.
:twisted: i was put on suboxone 16 mg. daily by a certified addictionist for Barbiturate addiction. i have never taken an opiate in my life. he apparently thought sub. would manage my chronic headaches and i would not resort back to the fioricet however it did nothing for the pain and now i am...
by Guest over a year ago
12 days ago
hey, i have been on methadone almost 2 years, im down from 75mg to 2mg next week ill be at 1mg. if anyones reading this i was wondering if it makes a difference if i wait till im at zero mg or is it the same to discontinue taking the methadone at 1mg. also i was wondering about clonidne should i...
a month ago
Im on day three now,i have been taking panadein extra 24 tablets a day for past 6 months..i was violently ill on the first day,,restlessness..vomiting crying aching general feeling that i wanted to die..day two was worse but without the vomiting,,diarhea is now consistent and it burns ..oh does it...
by shane lebrocq174113 over a year ago
2 months ago
To start out my question I will provide you with a little history. I started out using herion for about 9 months. After that I was put on Methadone for 2 months. After the Methadone I was put on Fentanol for 1 month and finally I was put on Suboxone for 1 month. I tapered off the Suboxone within a 3...
by Liv_172290172290 over a year ago
3 months ago
Hi anyone who is reading this. I thought I would share my story about methadone in hopes that it might keep just one person from taking this poison. I am 41 , 6' 4" and 300 pounds. I have been taking methadone for about 11 months daily. I know thats nothing to many. I started taking methadone to...
by Methadont over a year ago
over 3 months ago
Hi, im a 29 year old male who started experiencing with pain pills after a motorcycle accident at age 17. Of course my pain pill addiction got out of control and the worst part was I was too young and dumb to realize I could even get addicted to them until I woke up sick one day. I took pain pills...
by Kickingthedemon88 over 3 months ago
over 3 months ago
Can I take hydrocone after quitting methadone to relieve withdrawal symptoms from the methadone?? My thinking is if the hydrocodone helps with the withdrawal symptoms of the methadone it is so much easier to withdrawal from hydrocodone..What do you guys think...Thanks in advance.
by ddr over a year ago
over 6 months ago
Hey, I don't know if you are still on this forum? I know of at least 2 people who have stopped methadone and everything else for over 10 years. My wife at has been clean for 14 and my brother for 11. I just went COLD TURKEY from 400 mg a day yes 10 mg per ml 400mg sometimes I double dosed it. I was...
by brwynj361189 9 months ago
9 months ago
Been using suboxone and subutex and a crutch for opiate withdrawal... Anyways im on my 4th day of subutex withdrawal and its honestly not that bad as going cold turkey off oc a year and a half ago.. but im somewhat alone in this.. ive been taking some vitamins, and been using xanax and ambien for...
by needtostayclean143726 over a year ago
over a year ago
I have tried everything to get off EXCEPT what worked. Best advice I've had in 10yrs. I was a very heavy Opiod user 50 plus pills a day. I got on 3 8-12 strips of Suboxone a day then tapered to 1 only to after 5yrs going back up to 2 strips a day and I had a...