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I Am Addicted to Antidepressants

I am Addicted to Antidepressants 14 People

    Used To Be

    I would crave the next pill and I would get a type of high from it I used to do drugs and taking these again was like getting high again it sucked and it was confusing:/ if you take these please have control:/ :] thankyou for reading my story:]
    PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD 18-21, F Jan 14, 2012

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    Everyday

    80mg of lexapro is my poisin
    averageordinarygirl averageordinarygirl 26-30, F 5 Responses Apr 16, 2008

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    I Guess...

    I am. I don't know. I'm finished w/ my sample today. I called my doctor as instructed two days ago so he could call in a prescription if lexapro was working for me. It's working wonderfully. But the deal is, the pharmacy hasn't heard anything. I called the nurse again & left...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 28, 2007

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    I Quit Cold Turkey 29 Months Ago After 18 Years On And Off

    I am still suffering protracted withdrawal a term I learned on another website that discusses how to get off the meds.   I am starting to think it will never end.  I have read about others who have taken 3 years or more to become better I am better tho I went cold...
    btdt2 btdt2 46-50, F Mar 24, 2010

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    I am taking antidepressants and I feel like it is doing no effect on me. I have been taking them since January this year and had to get them switched 3 times already. Nothing is...
    cristina44 cristina44 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 10

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    I started taking 10mg of Prozac around late November of 2012 for a variety of different issues, the major being an eating disorder, depression, and anxiety. Because of my...
    evesss evesss 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    Anyone on lithium? I've been taking antidepressants for over 10 years now, switching often so we could find the right one. My Dr wants me to try adding lithium to help my current...
    nousernamesavailable nousernamesavailable 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 13

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    Games have ruined my life since I was a kid. I am a shy person. As a kid, I didn't deal well with this, so I quickly resorted to games, but then it was ok. I grew up in a way...
    nyancat26 nyancat26 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    If you're concerned with your addiction to video games, please read this. Games have ruined my life since I was a kid. I am a shy person. As a kid, I didn't deal well with this...
    nyancat26 nyancat26 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    I have been in love with Minecraft for awhile now and I'm addicted! Lol I have Minecraft on my Playstation 3, All my IPhones and phones and I have 4 phones lol and when I'm not on...
    TheGamerGuy95 TheGamerGuy95 18-21, T 1 Response Jun 28

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    As unfortunate/fortunate as it may be, I am indeed addicted to the internet. The reason why I'm addicted is probably because of how I stay up until late talking to my internet...
    KMargatroid KMargatroid 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    Addicted to your touch, the way you run your hands through my hair when we kiss, your kiss I get so turned on by kissing you, your breathe on my skin, our bodies touching, the...
    classynsassy34 classynsassy34 31-35, F 4 Responses Jul 8

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    I have been addicted to psychic hotlines for more than 3 years, over 12,000 € have gone down the drain. None of the predictions came to pass. I' wondering whether they were...
    Raissa74 Raissa74 36-40 Jun 25

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    Well, in October 2013, I had Chiari Malformation surgery (for type 1 (it still isn't any better, if anything it's worse -.-)) Okay so. After the surgery ya know I was still healing...
    GabriellaFae GabriellaFae 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 26

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    I'm afraid I'm growing an addiction. I take 1 laxative every week. The most I probably take is 2 a week. Sometimes I abuse and sometimes I need them to help with my bowel movements...
    BriannaMack BriannaMack 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    I had acl surgery a year ago from today and have been addicted to pain killers (morphine, hydro co, codeine) ever since and I haven't been able to put them down. The physical pain...
    Marielights Marielights 16-17, F Jun 27

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    I have been addicted now for the last four year to cope with never being about to have sex and it's ruining my sex drive and relationships
    Wonderinsoul Wonderinsoul 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 30

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    My husband of thirteen years has been addicted to spice for two or more years he has spent ten thousand or more on it including a treatment center medical bills from a resulting...
    jnoga jnoga 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    This is a very serious problem for me. It all started when I was just a kid. I believe to this day that it started when I saw a computer in my house for the first time. I was two...
    TacTaco TacTaco 22-25, M Jul 1

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    I'm 24 years old, 5'5", 115 pounds, the day bartender at a very successful bar, and the single mother to one beautiful girl. I've been abusing my Adderall lately...and loving it. I...
    powsupermum powsupermum 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 1

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    Is there anyone else out there totally in love with JR Ward and the Black Dagger Brotherhood? She is my all time favourite author and the BDB books are fantastic. The world and...
    1970schick 1970schick 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    I am totally addicted! In fact, I believe that if I didn't eat I would die.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 1

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    I'm addicted to gaining followers. I have so many people I want to follow but i don't want my following count to be higher than my followers. #firstworldproblems
    Cleanandclear Cleanandclear 16-17, F Jul 6

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    Divine pleasure(Trigger warning!)- To simply jump straight to the point; I'm addicted to self harm. Not for the pain, or the release of emotion.. But rather for the scars. I...
    n0ceur n0ceur 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    Its actually I WAS addicted to psychics!!!! for about 9-10 years... spending hundreds of thousands of dollars... it was bad...It was the darkest, my shameful time in my life. I...
    mandyland416 mandyland416 36-40 1 Response Jul 11

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    Afraid to go to hell for "gluttony". I SWEAR! These psychiatric drugs, I realized...force us to SIN involuntarily. Me being on psych drugs nearly all my life & the side effects are...
    otad12 otad12 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    I am very much addicted to the sunshine. I love it for skinny dipping, nude sunbathing, and just sitting outside with others.
    nudistfamilyonbeach nudistfamilyonbeach 41-45, F Jul 14

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    I think I'm addicted to falling in love
    theflightlessbird theflightlessbird 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    I honestly would tickle girls every day if I could. Tickling is just the best way to bond with someone. Any girls on here addicted to tickling as well?
    spikekekoa spikekekoa 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I'm addicted to every food! I can't help it! Needs must, and my stomach needs a lot! So comfort food is very comfortable for me :D
    InternationalDarkness InternationalDarkness 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    I am soooo addicted! I would struggle to go one day without the internet! I would struggle to go one day without EP! The internet is my home, and I wish I could take permanent...
    InternationalDarkness InternationalDarkness 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Okay. So I feel addicted to EP. You people are great though.
    scarredbutrelentless scarredbutrelentless 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I had such intense anxiety that I could barely leave the house. I started my medication over a year ago, but now I'm addicted and not sure what to think.
    ElizabethKBitton ElizabethKBitton 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    Everyone who is addicted more then 9 years comment me!
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    It's weird because, normally when you no longer have something or someone in your life, you move on. But it seems the longer my ex has been gone, the crazier I get. He's taken...
    everydayregret everydayregret 13-15, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    i been addicted for a couple of years and it has completley taken over my life, i have a wife and kids, and im just so far gone its hard to be myself, im trying to beat this but...
    Cage03 Cage03 22-25, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm always on Facebook I'm addicted to it I really am I can stay off it every 5 min I'm on Facebook or on here
    tamaraiwannaknow tamaraiwannaknow 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I litteraly am starting to think I have a real problem. I'm always texting someone & Actaully usually it's more than one person. If I'm not texting somebody that is equivalent to...
    Prinny4 Prinny4 18-21, F 11 hrs ago

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    Starset - my demons so beautiful 👌
    Tibo465 Tibo465 16-17, M 4 hrs ago

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    Right now, I'm almost off of Cymbalta, which I have taken for about 2 years. I'm on a 1/4 dose of what I was originally taking, and I lowered the dosage by a fourth at a time, for...
    racc000n racc000n 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 28

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    Anyone on Zoloft? Lowest dose possibly.
    wheelsxoxo wheelsxoxo 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 8

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    Starting 60 mgs of cymbalta, anyone have any experiences? also starting xanax .5; any experiences? Thank you!!
    Teenyphilly Teenyphilly 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    i started on Citalopram 20mg, they didnt do anything so i was put on 40mg, i took them for the next few years but although they helped, they made me put on weight and messed my...
    shinedownbabyxo shinedownbabyxo 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    Helpp. i just started taking Cymbalta today. 30 mgs. I am so dizzy and nauseous, is this noemal??
    Teenyphilly Teenyphilly 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    Thing is, once a person has had multiple depressive episodes, the more likely it is to keep recurring. I accept that I have a possibly life long condition and I may need to stay on...
    jenzy42 jenzy42 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I had quit for three months, then I had one cigarette during a stressful day and now I'm back to a pack a day. I'm so disappointed in myself. I hate smoking but I can't stop.
    stl2nite stl2nite 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 25