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I Abused Prescription Drugs

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    Started using Pain Killers in high school I

    was 17 then. I did them for 3 years. now I'm 20. Lost everything in those 3 years but just recently I got help and I'm sober 3 weeks. Everydays a battle and struggle but I'm doing my best to stay sober.
    YDGx719 YDGx719 22-25, M 2 Responses Dec 8, 2013

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    High As We Speak And This Is How It Started

     i use to bmx park and i went to do a tailwhip off a ramp and didnt rotate enough so the bike kicked out and i went from high up straight to my feet so a bone pushed to the top of my foot and i had to get them pushed down and operated on  had double foot surgery back to back...
    addictionicantcontrol2 addictionicantcontrol2 18-21, F Nov 6, 2011

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    When my anxiety is out of control I find it

    necessary to make slight dose changes. I save some pills from when I am ok.so I will have extra when the time comes.
    Chelsea1973 Chelsea1973 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 15, 2015

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    I abused prescription drugs on large scale

    during 1995 to 2000. I tried them in very potent and weird combinations. I mostly abused benzodiazepines. Now I find that my memory has become excessively weak. I forget most recent things. My focus is poor and I've lost my creative spirits. I feel sorry for being so stupid...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 26, 2015

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    What I Went Through With Prescription Drugs

    I have become proud of myself with sustaining from alcohol for 4 months. What I am not proud of is what led me into cross addiction. I witnessed myself leading into prescription pills. I didn’t think they were bad for you because I had a prescription for my medication. I truly...
    truetoyourself12 truetoyourself12 18-21, F Feb 4, 2012

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    I was really depresses in high school

    and started to abuse oxycodone, perks, hydros, anything I could get my hands on and this was partially another reason I left high school. It started with one pill then that turned into two and so on... My tolerance got so high that I couldn't even feel the affects anymore, so I...
    mariog17 mariog17 18-21, M Jan 31, 2014

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    When Someone Abuses Drugs

    When someone abuses drugs even if it is prescription drugs it is time to get help. Your self-worth is important and it appears that has been damaged otherwise why would you abuse your body and mind? www.online-therapy.com
    whocares46 whocares46 46-50 Jun 13, 2012

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    I think I might have a problem

    but I'm not sure. It is worse for a woman to have a problem than for men. People look down and shame women more than men. There is too much shame if you admit anything
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 15, 2015

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    I took some Ritalin .

    . My brothers.. To study.. It helps a lot... But it makes me feel so weird also... So afraid.. Anxiety and fear.. But only way to study
    caramellacrisby caramellacrisby 22-25, F Apr 21, 2015

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    Somehow I don't have an addictive personality. Or rather, I can get addicted for a while then be done with it suddenly. I've done crack, Coke, speed, Shrooms, weed, various...
    AnonymousKCQ AnonymousKCQ 22-25, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I. Miss. Drugs. So. Bad. Ugh.
    punicorn1 punicorn1 13-15, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    doing drugs and alcohol is not the answer to having fun..... having fun depends on you. drugs is not the way to go.... if you want to have fun do something that would be enjoyable...
    jenna66spinder jenna66spinder 16-17, F 2 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    Drugs are just a waste of money...
    undertalefan086 undertalefan086 22-25, M 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    I am a girl who doesn't smoke, drink, or do drugs. I am happy enough with myself and the person that I am that I don't need to do those things. I feel badly for the kids that do...
    veryfemininegirl veryfemininegirl 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I thought I needed drugs and alcohol to have a good time until one day in October of 2000 I ingested enough Wild Turkey 101 proof, with a side order of Dilaudid to almost kill me...
    kimmieroberts kimmieroberts 41-45, F 7 Responses 3 days ago

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    I was always looking for the reason I crossedressed or at least something to blame it on when I was younger. I would smoke pot to lose myself,I did coke because it made me horny...
    joanne969 joanne969 61-65, T 3 days ago

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    I don't need drugs alcohol or sex to have fun or be happy. Except Advil as needed. I keep meeting douche bags online. Hey poke fun at me being a virgin even though I...
    theOnlyinolvidable theOnlyinolvidable 22-25, F 8 Responses 4 days ago

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    I don't need drugs or alcohol to have fun because drugs and alcohol can mess up your brain cells and you kiddenies
    Anthony2400 Anthony2400 22-25, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'm just fed up with my family. My little sister got sucked in by drugs when she turned 18 and has been living like a ****, sleeping around, and acting like the victim with...
    Fealda Fealda 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    I really need help. I think I may have been sexually abused when I was younger, but I'm not sure? It's really conflicting, because the person who did it was my mom. Nearly every...
    Samuelss17 Samuelss17 16-17 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was abused many times over the years as a kid. The most frequent/egregious abuser was my stepfather. It made me distant myself from people. It impacted my ability to be intimate...
    GodHatesMe2010 GodHatesMe2010 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Drugs and tacos aren't good if you can't control your doses, but none a risk if you eat a only taco. First drug experience may be the last ! #LoveMexicanfood
    JuPond JuPond 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Drugs are very useless. They are just made to destroy human´s life. :-(
    Loretta78 Loretta78 36-40, F 6 Responses Jan 29

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    I was abused as a child. I've never talked about it. this is the most I've ever talked about it now but I've been holding it in for 15 years. I've been able to usually keep a hold...
    LittleBird131 LittleBird131 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 27

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    They don't sell alcohol in my country. And I'm good and okay with that. You can have fun without drinking out taking drugs. Many ppl do that. Try it.
    jjajaaa jjajaaa 18-21, F 9 Responses Jan 26

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    Nor have i ever done drugs. i did try smoking once when i was all of 12 thinking that i was cool. Haha. Never again. Just not my thing at all.
    shecanonlydream shecanonlydream 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 26

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    I have done a lot of crazy things in my life but, doing drugs is not one of them! I am a CPhT, and I deal with people that have many doctors and many pharmacies so they can try...
    dreamerintexas2 dreamerintexas2 51-55, F 3 Responses Jan 25

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    I feel a void in my life that can only be filled by some sort of drug...first, it was weed. Then, it was amphetamine. That gave me long-term issues when I stopped. Now, it's...
    mechaishida80 mechaishida80 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 25

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    I'm a good girl. I never smoke and never take any illegal drugs . But I tried to drink and it doesn't work. I'm glad that I have an allergy in any alcohol drinks.. :)
    melodyyyy melodyyyy 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    I don't need it, but i like drinking alcohol sometimes, not to the extreme of getting drunk, just for special moments. On the other side, i hate people that is on drugs
    Julio9 Julio9 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 24

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    Due to my cancer I take multiple drugs for pain and side effects from treatment. Sometimes it effects my behavior causing me to lose all inhibitions. I will say things that I...
    Rebelbear1967 Rebelbear1967 46-50, M Jan 24

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    But sometimes I wonder if it was abuse at all. I wonder if I'd be way less ****** up if labels like that didn't tell me to be victimized. I was so young I didn't think of myself as...
    apresm0i apresm0i 26-30, F 8 Responses Jan 24

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    I have been abused as a child...
    NikkiButlerGreen NikkiButlerGreen 26-30, T Jan 24

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    My best friend fell into drugs: acid, pills, molly... You name it I'm sure she has tried it. So I had to drop her, I'm in college and I can't have that around me. It breaks my...
    VanitySinnn VanitySinnn 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 24

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    Another day of abuse. Yesterday my narcisstic (who only cares about him and herself) mother dearest took out the cord to the monitor. 4-5am this morning when mum and I would be...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 46-50 1 Response Jan 23

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    most of the people are so stupid . they think doing drugs is cool and funny . seriously . we live in a pathetic world
    hisham98 hisham98 16-17, M 5 Responses Jan 23

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    I was sexually molested by my own father for many years. And my mother did nothing about it but she was also physically and emotionally abused me for many years. And please don't...
    babyblueeee babyblueeee 31-35, F 6 Responses Jan 22

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    Drugs and alcohol actually make me angry how rampant they are. Who would've thought that someone looked at a plant and said, "Hmm... I bet I can smoke that." And do you know how...
    AnorakPhan AnorakPhan 16-17, M 3 Responses Jan 21

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    I've never really understood why some people need alcohol out in nature or why some people think you have to drink and take drugs to have fun .
    sagiluvin sagiluvin 41-45, F 4 Responses Jan 19

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    I never got why people do drugs. How is any of that fun?? I won't hang around anyone who is under the influence of drugs either. (Prescribed drugs excluded of course)
    Aussie1986 Aussie1986 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 18

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    bought a six pack tonight and I WILL NOT DRINK THEM ALL TONIGHT AND WALK MINDLESSLY BACK TO THE LIQUOR STORE TO GET MORE WAY TO LATE. I'll just have 2 or three and go to bed....
    EndlessBummerz EndlessBummerz 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 18

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