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I Am a Prescription Drug Addict

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 14 People

    Anxiety And Painkillers Are My Love

    I have been diagnosed with depression since I was 16. I have crohns and was in the hospital my whole 16th year, and that's where it stems from. While I was in the hospital I'd say I was addicted to oxycodone. The nurses practically handed it out like Halloween candy so I took one...
    lovemarilyn lovemarilyn
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 18, 2012


      I have been an addicted since I was 15 yrs old. I'm almost 35. I started with methamphetamine. I had no chance after that first line. One was never enough, couldn't't stop till the bag was gone. My friends didn't't have that problem. I ended up in rehab at 16yr. I...
    greeneyesropened greeneyesropened
    Dec 8, 2010

    Another Story is my story.  I've been addicted to Percs for about 4 years.  I get them through my physician.  Originally they were for a foot problem I had, but then I just started lying, I still have foot pain but not to take perocet daily.  I like the...
    violetblsm25 violetblsm25
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Dec 12, 2009

    I'm A Recovering Presc<x>ription Drug Addict

    Hi. I'm a 54-year-old grandmother who became addicted to psychosomatic drugs, pain meds and anti-anxiety drugs. We're talkin the whole shebang! I know this because I went through withdrawal. Still am. Withdrawing. It makes your skin hurt. I've had no drugs except an...
    Stirrings Stirrings
    51-55, F
    1 Response Jun 23, 2012
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