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I Need Meds

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    Hurry to End the Insanity

    I have had depression for about 6 years now. I've been put on a lot of drugs to help me and most of them did, it's just they don't last that long. I had Zoloft and it was wonderful but then got pregnant  & ob told me to get off of it (my head doctor was really angry...
    candydandy candydandy 31-35, F Sep 11, 2007

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    A Whole Bag Full

    i take meds for everything. i have sizures high blood pressure, diabeties'deppresion,and bipolar disorder i take over 30 pills a day it is a pain but it keeps me alive and kicking
    saggy saggy 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 28, 2007

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    Need 'em. Can't Afford 'em.

    I need to be on meds to 'fix' my hormonal problems, to 'force' my period to be regular... I need to be on meds for my dysthymia, and I'm not... God, do I wish I could afford this stuff...
    Elwing Elwing 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 15, 2008

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    Meds,infinitum

    I was put on meds at the age of 12(Diazepam & Amitripiline).Needless to say,I was a walking vegitable.Slurring,unable to concentrate and the dryness,always drinking water.I'm 38 now.In the last 26 years I've,literally,taken every med from Ativan to Zoloft.It's become my life...
    InkedMike InkedMike 36-40, M 4 Responses Dec 26, 2008

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    Here We Go Again...

    When is it enough? Back on meds, just started, and while these so called “fix-its” dig themselves into my being I ride the yo-yo called life. The side effects… drowsy, nausea, etc… “It won’t be so bad” the doctors say… funny...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 6 Responses Aug 25, 2007

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    My Mother Was Right

    I have little black hole eating away at me and it's getting bigger, swallowing me up and making me sad and lonely. I took meds for years and the little guy shrunk. I thought he'd shriveled up entirely but his seed was still there and now he's growing again.
    louisthepearl louisthepearl 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 8, 2013

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    GrumpyMe GrumpyMe 22-25, F Jan 31

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    I Dont Take Them

    My doctor back home where I'm from put me on ciprilex and effexor but I never took them. I've attempted suicide too many times and don't allow any tablets in my home. It's just not worth the risk of having them around - kind of a catch 22 situation :(
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 16, 2007

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