I Forget to Take My Meds All the Time

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    Not Again

    it's 10:20PM And no meds today, geez
    morningstarr morningstarr
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Feb 22, 2008

    I Get Tired

    and then i forget.i have to take medicine 3 times a day.and it just slips my mind from time to time.when i miss a dose i get in pain.my mom got to where she checks up on me to see if i  am taking my meds.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    36-40
    2 Responses Apr 5, 2009

    I Am Horrible For This

     Its not good i know that .... i just seem to get busy and forget then by the time i realize it its time for my next dose .....  so then my timing is all messed up ... i need to just start setting the timer as to when its time to take them again ..... but then i...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    Dec 28, 2007

    I Need to Remember

    I just can not manage to remember. The bad thing is i get terrible reactions when i miss doses. I suppose i am physically addicted. Right now i can barely open my eyes since it hurts so much. I just never learn! 
    Tacit Tacit
    22-25, F
    Jul 15, 2008

    It's Annoying.

    Particularly crappy when my doctor changes me to the mini-pill which HAS to be taken within a three-hour timeframe to be effective - I can't stick to that! I've tried taking them when I get up (too rushed to remember), when I get to work (this is good but I'm not awake at this...
    sheglows sheglows
    22-25, F
    Dec 29, 2007

    Me Too

    I usually just take them all at night, because I end up forgetting all day. Or I'll remember the AM and afternoon ones, but go to bed forgetting the PM ones. Ugh!
    TheLibrarian TheLibrarian
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Feb 24, 2008

    I Have A Crappy Memory

    I barely remember to take them a few days in a row, then forget, its no wonder i'm not getting better. It doesn't help that half the time i don't believe they work anyway and the other half i'm worried about the side effects.
    newmurderer newmurderer
    70+
    Jan 15, 2012
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