I Can't Stop Drinking Mountain Dew

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    I not sure when I started drinking mountain dew. I was told my parents use to mix water and mountain dew and give it to me as a baby. I just drink it all the time. I have to have a mountain dew when I get up in the morning and all day.I gone drank up to 2 to 4 two liters a day...
    mindylee2 mindylee2
    May 8, 2012

    There Is No Second Choice

    Mountain Dew is my choice of soft drinks. There is nothing else in second place. Certain foods, pizza for instance, i can only enjoy with a Mt. Dew. I have been known to bring my own even if drinks are provided but i know they will not have Mt. Dew. I do drink coffee in the...
    mikebob mikebob
    46-50, M
    Aug 28, 2011

    Harder Than Quitting Smoking....

    I quit smoking over 6 years ago and picked up the Mt. Dew habit...I have about 2, 20oz bottles a day...Sometimes more, sometimes less. I know it's not an obscene amount but it does keep me from wearing my skinny jeans (which aren't THAT skinny). A couple years ago I had my...
    emmaphlema emmaphlema
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Aug 28, 2008

    Addicted to the Dew

     Hi, my name is dudedrama, and I'm addicted to Mountain Dew. "Hi dudedrama." My addiction started innocently enough: My mom would give my siblings and me our "juice" as part of our standard breakfast of Cap'n Crunch or waffles hot out of the toaster...
    dudedrama dudedrama
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Jul 30, 2009

    I'm Practically Addicted

    I can't say for sure when I started drinking them on a regular basis, but I have definitely drunk them regularly since the beginning of this year (2010). For a while, I never could really decide on a favorite soft drink, and even now, I still like them all in their own ways...
    CompNerd89 CompNerd89
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Sep 21, 2010

    Thinking of You Dew

    I got hooked on Mountain Dew in college.  I am not a coffee drinker so this was my choice for that get up and go or that need to stay awake and study drink. After college it became my choice for a cool drink in the afternoons to pick me up.  Years went by and the pick...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    1 Response Aug 26, 2008


    I stated drinking Mt.Dew on a daily basis back in 1998.  Since then I have increased the amount of the dew.  On the average day I drink at least 2 2 liter bottles per day, just at home.  I stop at the store every day and pick up 2 big slams.  I have discovered...
    mattyk mattyk
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Sep 20, 2009

    Fooled Me Twice, Shame On Me

    I have tried on multiple times to quit the Dew. My friends and family laugh everytime I announce that I am going to quit. My resolve has never lasted long.The first withdrawl symptom sends me running to the store to get my "fix". I am such a cranky person when I do not have my...
    meldew meldew
    22-25, F
    Jul 13, 2013


    I am 11 days Mountain Dew free. Dont get me wrong, there are moments where I would give my right arm for a can of that acidic. I love Mountain Dew. I just came to a point where MD was harming my health, financially and even socially and emotionally. Now that I am 'clean' , I feel...
    meldew meldew
    22-25, F
    Aug 1, 2013

    That Stuff Causes Kidney Stones!

    Since I had them; I haven't TOUCHED mt dew and never will again.
    NoGodsNoMasters NoGodsNoMasters
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Sep 21, 2009

    im kind of irritated

    that no one mentioned how addictive the stuff is when i started drinking it. they also failed to mention that the stuff rots the teeth out. Now that ive been drinking it for 20 years everybody thinks they can tell me as if they'd said so from the start. i know the stuff is bad...
    justaguy420 justaguy420
    26-30, M
    Mar 14, 2016

    Mt Dew Prevents Kidney Stones In My Case

    As a child, and thru my teen years I had at least 6 kidney stones a year! My urologist, in 1972 told me to stop drinking the water ( i live in what is refered to as the kidney syone belt) and to drink Mt Dew ( I refused beer). I didn't have another kidney stone until 2008 when my...
    Cherylharlow Cherylharlow
    1 Response May 16, 2012

    I Fee Like A Heroin Addict.

    I believe I first became addicted to Mountain Dew when they came out with the LiveWire. I used to have one every other day before I would go to my aunt's house after school. Back then, I didn't realize it was an addiction. It is only now that I realize my behaviors are that of an...
    Jun 16, 2011

    Dewin Tha Dew

    I have been drinking Mt. Dew forever now! I basically wake up and Dew the Dew :) Cheezy, I know :) But it really gets me going in the mornings. The second I wake up, I crave it! Love to see that there is a group just for us Dew Lovers.
    dealergirl dealergirl
    31-35, F
    Dec 28, 2011

    I Call It the Water of Life

    I must drink at least 12 cans a day.   I'm getting diabetes from this stuff.
    AyeAye AyeAye
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jun 24, 2009


    Hey my name is Larry. "Hey Larry." And im a MTN. DEW addict. It all started when i was 9 years old and i picked up my first can. It was the best sensation my 9 year old tongue had ever felt. I was crazed over this stuff now. My parents tried stopping but i couldn't help my self...
    EnVyFaNb0y77 EnVyFaNb0y77
    1 Response Jul 6, 2010

    Need My Mtn Dew

    If I do not have some type of caffeine I get a bad headache that starts at the base of my neck and goes up into my head. I drink Mountain Dew every day of the week. I can even drink it just before I go to bed. Most people think that drinking a Mountain Dew just before bedtime...
    happilymarriedguy happilymarriedguy
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jan 22, 2012

    Hooked Forever

    I've been drinking mountain dew since I've been 8 years old never had a problem with it and I drink about 4 to 5 2liters a day and sometimes its my dinner instead of food. And I'm 18 now.
    bddfc513 bddfc513
    2 Responses Jan 11, 2013

    Kidney Stones

    I have had 3 kidney stones this year each time I have ende up in the hospital and had to miss work because of a bad infection following the stone removal or passing of the stone.I am a mtn dew addict first thing when i get up and last thing before i go to bed. I gotta quit I don...
    rhinopackage rhinopackage
    4 Responses Nov 14, 2010

    Root beer was my favorite soda,

    but now I love mountain dew.
    Marigirl128 Marigirl128
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 15, 2016
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