I Have Trypanophobia

For people who fear needles and injections. Come and share your stories. 14 People

    Needles?! Please No. :(

    Yesterday I had to get the flu shot. My mom take us once a year to get it. I am absolutely terrified of needles, but also of getting sick. Anyway, by the time the pharmacist got out there, my legs were shaking as was I. It really didn't hurt, but it scared me! My arm is sore now...
    UnknownMysteryOne UnknownMysteryOne
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 1, 2013

    When I was 5 years I suffered from reoccurring

    cysts. They where about the size of goose eggs, and one time it gave a very hi fever. The Doc suggested I have it lanced to relieve the pain and ease my fever. They gave me a shot so I would not feel anything. The cyst was in my arm pit, and they proceed in lancing it. I...
    henryal henryal
    41-45, M
    Aug 27, 2014


    I am not afraid of seeing needles. I am not afraid of blood. I am not afraid if anyone else is getting a vaccination. But as soon as I am the one getting it I start to shake and sweat. My blood pressure goes from my normal 90/70 to 120/80. I cry and can feel the adrenaline...
    CyberHiker CyberHiker
    18-21, F
    Feb 25, 2013

    My Story..........

    Plain and simple. I am afraid of needles. I cannot tolerate them in any form, even so bad in my fear that I had my son with no epidural. I cannot watch it on tv, movies or anything of the sort without being squeamish. I cannot even let someone discuss it without freaking out. Its...
    mythicdarkangel mythicdarkangel
    1 Response Dec 3, 2011
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