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I Have Drug Addiction

Drug Addiction anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Drug Addiction. You're not alone. 180 People

    My first time taking an adderall was

    when I was 13 years old. I loved the feeling more than I could explain. Luckily for me, my parents AND my sisters were prescribed Adderall, so I could steal it very easily. For about seven months, I took either one or two, everyday (60 mg). I loved it. My grades went up, I was...
    juicylucey17 juicylucey17 13-15, F Oct 26

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    I'm Addicted.

    I'm a recovering addict in heroin and I have just kicked the methadone recently cold turkey. I used a bit of gear to help me cos the methadone was a nightmare of hell and that little hit actually eased my severity of the pain, anguish, remorse and utter descent into craziness. It...
    Wrxism Wrxism 31-35, M 4 Responses Jun 11, 2011

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    Staying Sober

    Been fighting addiction for some years now. Finally got sober but I am stuck. My life is right back to we're it was the only thing that changed I I am sober. I know it's only a matter of time before I fall back into .
    otherside918 otherside918 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 11, 2013

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    I am on my road to recovery.

    I got addicted to meth, but I call it the demon. I wasn't into it for even a full year.. Just about 4 months, and it turned my world upside down, but for me, it helped me... I've been chemical dependent since I was 13 years old, I am now 18. I have struggled with depression...
    shlamanthaa95 shlamanthaa95 18-21, F 6 Responses Feb 8

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    Me Too

    It started when i was seventeen. i didnt know what it was but it felt good. now that its been almost three years, i am so tired of it. i dont want to do it. but if i dont my whole personaality changes. i made a challenge today to stay clean. so i have to give it everything i got...
    megsyface11 megsyface11 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 19, 2010

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    Drug Addiction

    My life isn't the best of the best and one thing I'm proud about is I have never had a drug addiction.  I'm not saying; I haven't tried but I have never been addicted to drugs and I don't think, I will ever be.  (Drugs or pills).  Drugs are not meant for me.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F Aug 1, 2011

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    Cocaine

    A poem written with so much false happiness during a cocaine overdose a few months ago, Glorious and white  She is like snow Lined up neat and straight  She enters Up the tunnel and into the body There, she is transformed and powerful She becomes one with me Room spinning...
    Alissabella Alissabella 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 9, 2012

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    Addiction Advice!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    I myself don't have an addiction to drugs, but I have had my own addiciton issues. Actually it is someone whom I have become very close to that has an addiction to crack.I have devoted myself to helping her as she does want it. Although I have no fear right now as she is...
    JesusHelper JesusHelper 36-40, M May 2, 2011

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    It's a sick routine..

    Even when I really don't want to, I still do... Why can't I just go to sleep like everyone else? No.. I need a few bumps first, then a cigarette. More bumps more cigarettes... CocaineCigarettesCocaineCigarettes... Oh let's not forget the nights I drink...
    terriblefixations terriblefixations 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    Drug Addiction: Im 18 And A Girl.

    I'm 18 and I have been on drugs my whole childhood life basically. I started out with bud/weed first at the age of 13, and from then on I went to become a full blown drug addict. Iv been addicted to literally every drug from: weed to meth. Iv been on the streets, got in the drug...
    whitesky94 whitesky94 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 1, 2013

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    My Decision To Live

    Before I finally got clean, I relapsed many times. I worked the streets to survive, was in jail too many times to count, fought myself and others, slept in stairwells and crack shacks, weighed as little as 94 lbs at one point; I tried to control everything; I was lost in denial...
    tquesnel tquesnel 41-45, F Jul 8, 2012

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    Oh So Lost

    it started as young as i could remember. my father and his extream anger twords me. i felt like a prisoner in my own home, he hurt me on occasion phisically but worst mentally. he made me feel everything was my fault and he made me hate who i was. my mother on the other hand was...
    bernfern bernfern 22-25 Aug 3, 2009

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    I Am Addicted to Things Like

    Klonopin, Nyquil, painkillers, muscle relaxers, and herbal relaxers like valerian....to dull my pain inisde! I admit it
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 22, 2009

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    Cannot Stay Clean For More Than A Week: Heroin Addiction

    I'm not about to post my life stories, because most of us have gone thru similar things and have see/done a lot of things that brought us to our addiction. I am a mother of a beautiful 4 1/2 year old son whom currently resides with his grandmother. I just lost my boyfriend of 7...
    SomethingLostnFound SomethingLostnFound 26-30, F 5 Responses Oct 3, 2012

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    My Story From Prison

    This may seem a little crazy being that I'm in prison but I've started a blog to help others through my experiences. It would be cool if you could check it out and if you like it, I would appreciate if you follow it & pass it on to others. http://mypersonalatonement.wordpress...
    israelsolomonpureheart israelsolomonpureheart 31-35, M Sep 28, 2012

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    I haven't told the truth in a long time about

    my drug addiction. The last time I was clean was about 8 years ago and I'm not even sure that is true. My drug of choice has been meth since I was in my 20's. Back then I wasn't an every day user and I had two children and wasn't doing it while pregnant either. But for years and...
    Goddess007 Goddess007 46-50 2 days ago

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    I am so baffled right now.

    It's my first year of marriage. When we first met we didn't do drugs. Then we did hydrocodone at work waiting tables. We became a couple and went from dones to oxy, methadone, duladid, percs, xanax..you name the pill we could tell you everything about it right down to the...
    ladyeljay ladyeljay 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    Hurting

    i have been addicted to E for over 9 years, i need serious help. . . my family is falling is falling apart. . . HELP!!!
    HelpMeImDying HelpMeImDying 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 21, 2009

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    Trading One Drug For Another

    I started out with a few pain pills, then before I knew it I was on the needle. I have been on the methadone clinic for 5 years now. I havent shot dope since I got on it but now Im addicted to methadone and the withdrawl from that is alot worse than opiates.
    bamela27 bamela27 31-35, F 4 Responses Sep 22, 2009

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    I never thought I would get addicted marijuana

    prior to the first time I smoked, based off what I read and heard. But oh how wrong I was. My activity soon turned into a really bad addiction. Rapidly increasing how much I smoke. Now I'm rolling like 3-5 joints a day. When I don't smoke I have terrible mood swings (anger...
    CursedSinceBirth CursedSinceBirth 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 18

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    I Hate This Drug

    I hate this stupid drug! Someone please just make it go away. Please give me strength to say NO, not only for myself but for my fiance as well, you see.... he is also an addict, well we were both clean when we got together again (we were together when we were younger). OUr...
    Kymmerz41 Kymmerz41 26-30, F 4 Responses Oct 27, 2011

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    How To Quit???

    i do whatever i can get my hands on whenever the oppotunity presents itself. i know i have a serious problem. a couple days ago i tried to quit (again). i went to 2 narcotics anonymous mettings that day. i don't have a problem with the n.a. program, i have a problem with people...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 21, 2011

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    Starting the new year all coked up

    and willing to take as many dicks as i can
    diegop diegop 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 1

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    I Guess I'm Lost.

    I'm not so sure why this is hard to write, but it really is. Maybe it might be because this is the first time I'm ever admitting that I'm basically out of control. I have had my problems mainly with drinking and pain killers. I've become someone I truly hate. I feel the need to...
    iluvtom13 iluvtom13 22-25 5 Responses Jun 13, 2011

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    Yeah it's true I'm addicted to pills.

    It's called "relax" in the last two days I've taken 20 of them I need to stop though because my kidney was starting to hurt and I don't like the side effects.
    phoenixrko phoenixrko 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 7

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    Not All Addicts Head To The Streets......

    Im almost 30 years old..... I managed through all my teen years to avoid drug addiction, though many close friends were not so fortunate or did not make such good choices. NOW, as a wife and mother of two, I find myself with a monster addiction...... METHADONE. It is being given...
    trugritt02 trugritt02 26-30 2 Responses Jul 11, 2011

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    The Hardest Part Is Doing This Alone...

    Well I Have Drug Addicion...  I've been an addict for as long as I've been an adult and it is eating me up mentaly physicaly and emotionaly and I don't know what to do where to turn or who to talk to.  I know all the regular avenues to take like telling my friends and...
    nooneknowsbutme nooneknowsbutme 26-30, M 6 Responses Oct 17, 2009

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    On The Road To Somewhere

    I have done pretty much every drug there is to do. For the past 3 yrs I have been snorting pain pills. It took over my life. I am now in a suboxone program and getting my life back slowly. Everything is so strange. I know I have to do this but just not sure if I really want it. I...
    tiffanytwisted tiffanytwisted 36-40, F Nov 8, 2010

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    The Tragedy Of Drugs And Love

    i started smoking weed and drinking at 12 and cocaine and e at 15 along with different antidepressants and meth at 16 and now cant think about anything but all of that and no one in my life respects me anymore. i got cross addicted to sex and everyone thinks im a *****, im...
    meuky meuky 18-21, F Mar 13, 2010

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    Cocaine Is my drug of choice,

    its ******* amazing, oh my god, Its an addiction i can control i think, I can go a few days with out but not a week, I will eventually stop but not anytime soon, the rush and smell of it just is like sex, I cant go a day with out one , sex, booze, or coke, they give me a feeling...
    madlydreaming madlydreaming 18-21, F Dec 19, 2013

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    My Day.

    Up early,7.59, quick **** and put the computer on to warm up whilst making a coffee. 8.00 local shop opens, I open my curtain and there is the owner opening the front door, I struggle to get dressed and then I'm off, the welcome beep of the computer fades in my ears as i lock the...
    derekdob derekdob 56-60, M Nov 29, 2012

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    Smart Enough to Know Better But the Hold Is to Strong

    It all started about 9 years ago. I was involved in a serious accident, and was perscribed percoet for pain. it helped for a while but I started to develop a high tolerance and had to keep taking more and more and yes I did like the high it was a escape from life. Needles to say...
    shiann shiann 36-40 2 Responses Apr 20, 2009

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    With Friends Like Opiates, Who Needs Enemies?

    I have struggled with opiate addiction for 7 years. I am maintaining it now with suboxone. It works for me and I have been clean for over 2 years with a couple of minor setbacks. How do you manage your addiction? I need therapy because of childhood trauma but I already miss work...
    drivingmyselfcrazy drivingmyselfcrazy 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 16, 2012

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    My Own Prison

    It started 4 years ago at a party. It was only suppose to be part of the fun but it happend again and again and then it never stopped. It soon took away all the fun... I have been addicted to crystal meth for over 4 years and its eating me alive. I dont know what to do...
    EmptiMe EmptiMe 26-30, F 7 Responses Aug 10, 2009

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    Is Addiction A Curable Disease?

    Can Addiction Be Cured? Yes. In today’s world, most addiction treatment professionals view addiction as an incurable disease, which can only be managed and controlled using ongoing aftercare programs. In other words, every addict will always be a recovering addict, and cannot...
    3StepsToRecovery 3StepsToRecovery 51-55, M 2 Responses Jun 30, 2011

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    I have a weakness I have a hunger I got a jones.

    ...... Im sick and I need to get well I hurt deep withen my bones.... I have a weakness I have a fever I got thirst.... Sittin on the edge of a bubble just waitin for it to burst.
    wickedone72 wickedone72 41-45, F May 3

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    Guilt

    Guilt, I hold so fond the memories of when I was a child, and a loving son. My mom is so loving, I wish I could be loving aswell, but I choose rock and beer over everything. I feel overwhealming guilt but forget it as soon as i get money. My mom has lived this hell with me over...
    guiltydesperate guiltydesperate 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 16, 2013

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    My Love

    When i met my birth mother , she was laughing when she told me how high she was when she went into labor with me...I was born addicted to cocaine...and i am an addict to this day. I was introduced to coke when i was 16 yrs old. I am now 40 and i still battle. I was clean for 8...
    sheenab1971 sheenab1971 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 6, 2013

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    I Am Dating A Drug Addicted 'rockstar'

    We met at a gig. Just a low key thing with a few friends. Nothing overly compelling happened between us. You gave me your number, I gave you mine. Within a matter of weeks we were seeing each other every other day. They all told me to stay away, ‘you deserve better&rsquo...
    ladypeaches ladypeaches 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 18, 2009

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    Just My Experience

    Hi my name is Bill, and I'm an addict.  I'm from Edmundson Ave. in Baltimore Maryland.  My drug of choice is Dope (Heroin.)  I have been clean and not used a needle in over 5 years.  I started using when i was 11 years old with my step-father.  He was a...
    discospacemonkey discospacemonkey 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 3, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    I have an addiction , I shall not disclose what it is but to me its like alcohol, its my drug. I take a sip of the wine and it feels good , amazing , the adrenaline of doing it . I...
    NERDYGIRL101 NERDYGIRL101 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    To you ;) My amazingly perfect boyfriend is my addiction. :P we talk all day every day all night every night :* I love you my sexy addiction <3
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Prank texting is like an addiction...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    You are my poison, I've been using you since I was 4. Every day I've used you. You pretty much just brought me misery. I've tried to quit on you but I always come back. What is it...
    Mixedemotions2k Mixedemotions2k 13-15, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I can't stop gambling.... my bank accout is damn near close to nothing because of my addiction. I think I need help.
    lilpoetbear lilpoetbear 26-30, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    For most of my adult life I've suffered from alcoholism. For years I lived under the illusion of control, 'I got this, I can handle this, I know what I'm doing' were my standard...
    Allysoninaz Allysoninaz 46-50, M 3 Responses Nov 21

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    I am very addicted to pantyhose!!! I simply CAN'T get enough. I will wear pantyhose 24 hours a day 7 seven days a week, if I could and when I finally become the woman I have always...
    wtbwoman wtbwoman 41-45, T Dec 4

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    I have a very addictive personality. I basically use anything as a way to cope with my feelings. Currently I think I have become addicted to sex. My self esteem is very low and I...
    leex123 leex123 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I'm addicted to ***********
    afonopoli afonopoli 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 23

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    I like risking my life for fun and entertainment
    tj372 tj372 16-17, M 4 Responses Dec 4

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