I Have a Phobia of Medicine

not just about medicine, but anything medical 21 People

    Basically I think it's gonna taste horrible

    then it's gonna get stuck in my mouth then I will throw it up. They only medicine I ever liked was my dermatitis lemon one that was ok because it was lemon and I love lemon stuff
    Cookzie Cookzie
    18-21, F
    May 13, 2014

    Its Taken Over My Whole Life!!

    every day wen i wake up i get dressed and i look in the mirror, and ther lookin bak at me are the 2 scars. just remindin me of what i went through becos someone i trusted couldnt do their job. 3 years ago i was at work wen i got stomach cramp, at first i thought i was hungry but...
    lilhellbunny lilhellbunny
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 23, 2007

    Not So Much Any More

     it used to be really bad to where i wouldnt even take aspirin with my depression meds .... But over the past couple months its gotten alot better im still apprehensive about some things  but i try to trust my dr's now
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 29, 2007

    Update!

    I posted in this group a few years ago about the messed up life i had because of a doctors mistake.now i thought it was time to update.since the last post i have tried cognitive behavioural therapy to adjust the way i think and react to anything medical.after a 6 week course i...
    lilhellbunny lilhellbunny
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 19, 2011

    Phobia of Medicine

     My phobia originates from when I was held down and force fed medicine as a child and also when my parents put tablets in my sandwiches - to this day I cannot eat a sandwich without checking it - even when I have made it myself! I have seen a few people about this but never...
    wheelykris wheelykris
    31-35
    1 Response Dec 29, 2008

    Oh God!!

     I'm actually afraid of medicine. Iread the warning and am like oh god what if that happens?! I hate it b/c I probably need to be on something for my depression, but am afraid of it b/c most medicines say that a side effect is depression........... whats the friggin point...
    Rayne Rayne
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 1, 2007

    No Wonder

    Doc put me on prozac now i cant sleep. I seem to stay up until 5am. No wonder i was hesitant to take meds!
    Rayne Rayne
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 7, 2007

    Scared

    I always had a fear of medicines. I look at the stupid leaflet like they advise you to do and I see all these side effects and they scare me. The first meds I took a long time ago where antibiotics which made me ill. Recently I was prescribed progynova and I had panic attacks...
    sarahbethuk sarahbethuk
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 27, 2011

    Setback!

    on saturday night, Bonfire night which is the best night in the world to me, a friend of mine got too drunk and lost consciousness. we had to call an ambulance for him, and i was torn between my phobia telling me to run away, and my friendship telling me to stay and take care of...
    lilhellbunny lilhellbunny
    22-25, F
    Nov 8, 2011
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