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I Am Addicted to Laxatives

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    2 Years On Laxatives

    I was diagnosed with Ulcerative colitis 6 years ago. I was going to the toilet up to 40 times a day. I lost 3 stone in weight ( i was overweight and had it to lose thankfully). As i started to get better i noticed my weight creeping up again so i started to take laxatives, not...
    mimbot mimbot 31-35 Dec 9, 2011

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    19 Years...

    Ive been abusing laxatives for 19 years now. started when I was 18 to help lose weight. I'm what the term-bulimarexic. I eat like an anorexic, and purge like a bulimic would. I have a lazy colon now, or atonic colon. Even when I am trying to not use them, I end up having...
    BijouEcho BijouEcho 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 9, 2010

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    Ever since I moved to Denver I have experienced

    some weight gain. Nothing was working but I've takin it to a whole other level. When I was 17 I was anorexic my demon of choice was laxatives and lots of them and or not eating at all. I am 24 not and I'm afraid it's gotten worse..... Every time I eat I have to take a laxative...
    browneyedgirl10 browneyedgirl10 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 11

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    This Is New

    I have been on the pills for a month now I wanna know what the best ones are
    sarnowskij sarnowskij 31-35 3 Responses Apr 23, 2011

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    Stop It Before Its To Late

    I was addicted to laxactives, it's a terrible addiction. I took multiple laxatives a day. I was so determined to lose weight. Laxactives do not help weight loss, I'm not saying that to try to convince you not to take them or anything, they do NOT. I kept taking them. Nothing ever...
    Thispsycho Thispsycho 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 5, 2012

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    I Know

      Laxative Abuse and the laxative habit are terms    used to describe the mis-use, and the over-use,    of laxatives which produces a complete    dependency upon laxatives to move the bowels.        ...
    deleted deleted 26-30 22 Responses Nov 15, 2008

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    Addiction to Laxatives and Pregnancy

      Hi everyone   I am 33 years old and I am addiction to Laxatives for more then 15 years!   It begins when I was 17 years old with 1 pill per day and as the years passed by I found myself taken 50 per day and sometimes more!   6 months ago I started a...
    lee8c lee8c 31-35 4 Responses Dec 2, 2008

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    3.5 Years On Laxatives

    Its been over 3 years since I've been taking laxatives... They helped me lose & maintain my weight. I'm a binge eater, so I began binge eating and using laxatives, because vomiting would cause my blood vessels on my face to burst... I really want to stop, but when I do, I can't...
    Tobeskinny Tobeskinny 31-35, F 1 Response May 26, 2012

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    I Od'd

    Dear Young Girls or Newbie LaxMias, When I was 14, I had taken laxatives as usual, but I got busy and forgot to drink water and didn't think about the fact that I hadn't eaten or that there had been nothing to **** out the last time I took them, let alone this time. So, I began...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 4, 2011

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    I Feel Alone

    I have been taking laxatives for over 3 months now.  I take laxative chocolate 2-3 bars a day.  I had lost over 5 stone just eating 1 meal a day but my weight seemed to stick and I couldn't shift anymore, then I decided maybe taking laxatives would help and it did, I...
    donnabubble38 donnabubble38 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 9, 2010

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    Laxatives Come With The Life Of A Model

    I'm only 18 and I have been addicted to laxatives for only a year now and I don't plan on stopping but it's ruining my life! I do modeling and I have major insecurities. I study medicine full time too . Sometimes I can't go to uni because I know I've taken several too many...
    TeenageBeautyQueen TeenageBeautyQueen 18-21, F Oct 21, 2012

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    Dont Give Up

    I had this problem as well. My hope is that by sharing my story, you won't have to look much farther for the answers you are looking for. If you don't care to read the story, scroll down I'll leave some tips at the bottom.This problem began with me two years ago. Basically I had...
    ssss654321 ssss654321 22-25 2 Responses May 8, 2012

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    Help With My Emotional Eating And Laxative Abuse

    Hi there, I've lost almost all of my baby weight and would like another 10-20, but have hit a wall... I eat when alone and eat and eat, then I use laxatives to help not gain weight... HELP......
    melomad melomad 31-35 Sep 15, 2010

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    Babymma

    to whom it concerns, I got pregnant at only fifteen years old. after having my baby and going to high school still, all the girls around me look so skinny and in shape. Starting back about 7months ago I thought taking laxatives would help me lose excess weight from my binge...
    Cupicake2012 Cupicake2012 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 13, 2012

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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. This started around March and I don't take them every week but most. Am I addicted? And I want to drink prune juice instead of taking...
    BriannaMack BriannaMack 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    Are You Addicted To Laxatives?

    Are you addicted to laxatives? Would you like the chance to share your story and explore the meaning behind your laxative addiction? 20 West Productions is casting for a new documentary-style series for a major cable network that explores uncommon or overlooked addictions. If you...
    tvcasting tvcasting 31-35, F Sep 20, 2010

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    I'm Addicted And

    Not taking them anymore makes me feel so wrong, so fat. I need them.
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 22-25, F 8 Responses Dec 28, 2010

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    How Did I Get to This Point?

    Hey everyone, I am 23 years old and I am addicted to laxatives.  And i cant believe this but its been three years now that I have been taking them.  I started of only taking a couple of them per day and at one point I was taking like maybe 20 per day depending on what...
    pottybreak pottybreak 22-25 4 Responses Feb 16, 2009

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