I Take Pills to Sleep

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    Insomnia Help

    my wife has suffered chronic insomnia for years,weve tried just about everything to make her life bearable,harley street sleep clinic,and now sleeping tablets,now down to approx 2 hrs sleep anight,her health is deterringating by the day,doctors cant help,infact who can,will try...
    paulresurgem paulresurgem
    Dec 19, 2011

    Normally just one but tonight I took two.

    I need to be numb for a few hours. I need to not think or feel or care. Just a few hours of nothing. That's all I need
    bethany444 bethany444
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jun 27, 2015

    Thought I Was The Only One

     That took sleeping pills to excape her thoughts at night. i think its because when people are busy during the day they dont have time to think but when they are left alone with their thoughts when they lie down to sleep they start thinking very deep scaary thoughts...well...
    NeverBeenKissed93 NeverBeenKissed93
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Nov 2, 2009


    Do suppositories count as pills?
    IAmNotATroll296 IAmNotATroll296
    18-21, M
    Jan 7, 2013


    I went through a stage that I just couldn't sleep.  It really took its toll on me falling to sleep at 5nd getting up at 7, the 2 hours wasnt enough as you could imagine.  I missed college so many times so I decided no more of this stress. I got prescribed pills to cause...
    SekritObsession SekritObsession
    18-21, F
    Dec 26, 2009

    I Hate It

    At first I get about 2-4 hours of sleep so one day they put me on a pill at first I could fight it but then I got used to it but it made me gain weight and made me more agressive. So they put me on another on the first day I took a lot of it because I was so used to fighting...
    LeaLunatic LeaLunatic
    18-21, F
    Sep 26, 2010

    Emotional Pain Is Unbarable At Night

    I used to never be able to sleep. It was the worst thing. I could stay up all night rolling over thinking about depressing things.. planning random scenarios and thinking... I took too many pills which ended me up in the Emergency.. it was pain killers.. the psychologist...
    sindayla sindayla
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 28, 2009

    We Went There Again

    I Had Sex With Her. Did It Again. So We've Been Friends For About 4 Years Now, We Really Didn't Start Getting Close Untill Sophmore Year Though. I Can't Think Of Anything We Havent Gone Through Friendship-wise Together. Anyways, We've Kissed For Dares At Parties N Maybe Had Too...
    HowDidItEndupHere HowDidItEndupHere
    18-21, F
    Jun 13, 2011


    I took two benadryl to help me get to sleep toinght. I thought my mind was slowing down from all the depressing thoughts and worries that have been plagueing me these past few days. But I was watching a show on A&E and it triggered them again. If I wouldn't have taken them, the...
    DietIcedTea DietIcedTea
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 6, 2009

    This Is How It Starts...

    Before I take a pill I think, "How is this going to affect me later?". What makes me take it? I don't dream when I take it. I don't feel anything.. And when I lay my head in that pillow I know when I wake up I will feel refreshed... Even if I've only been out for a couple of...
    la28vaga la28vaga
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 18, 2013
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