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I Take Vicodin

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 35 People

    The Doctors Over Prescribe!

    I've been dealing with a back issue for years and the doc always hands me a script for Vicodin. It does relieve my pain - put is often too severe (puts me to sleep). I avoid taking it for days or weeks, and then will take a half pill at a time. I think I throw out every other...
    openarmsny openarmsny 51-55, M 2 Responses Sep 25, 2013

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    I Need My Sobriety

    I have been taking dangerous levels of hydrocodone (the primary opiod narcotic  ingredient in Vicodin) for over 4 years now. I purposely would seek out jobs as a pharmacy technician so I could steal the hydrocodone 10/325's. Certain Days, I would take between...
    eccinaz eccinaz 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 26, 2009

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    I Take Vicodin And I Am Not Proud..

    My name is Rachelle and I am 26. I have been taking vicodin since 2003 for an injury I sustained in USAF Basic Training. I am not proud of this, but I formed a dependency on it and it has ruled my life for far too long. It seemed as if it took over all of my...
    rachelle83 rachelle83 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 19, 2010

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    Honestly,

    I can't say I am shameful or I feel bad or I want to quit.  I liked it when I did it (I still do but not nearly alot like before).  I needed something to take the edge off and Vicodin is what I used.    I am not addicted anymore...I can go without them...
    patchworkofmistakes patchworkofmistakes 26-30, F 5 Responses Apr 5, 2010

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    Vicodin Helping Me To Cope For Quitting Smoking...

    I smoked for 40 years, I thought I would never be able to quit but with the help of Chantix I did. But I was literally grieving, missing smoking a lot when I had a surgery and was prescribed Vicodin. HEAVEN! The cravings went away. But as I know this drug is addicting I switched...
    bellalucy bellalucy 51-55 Dec 25, 2010

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    Addicted To Vicodin

    I was given vicodin after my c-section but did not even use it.  It was about a year later when my elderly uncle was visiting and he saw i was having a rough day.  He took my hand and said "take this it will make u feel better" and he handed me a white pill...
    ilovepink1205 ilovepink1205 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 15, 2009

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    Major Vicodin Abuse :(

    This may sound like a joke but I'm so very addicted to v's. On average I take 60-80 yellows a day, sometimes 15-20 at one shot, then two hours later another 12 or 15 or 20 or more. There has been a handful of days that i have taken 120-130 pills within a 24 hour period, but...
    Framma Framma 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 17, 2013

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    Today Is The First Day...

    Well...here I am, almost 8 years later and during that time, I have been taking Vicodin, Lortab, Percocet.  It all started when I began having horrible dental problems and was prescribed the pain medication.  About 2 years ago, it became a real problem.  Before...
    nicolewaters nicolewaters 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 2, 2010

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    Findrxonline .com

    I too love Vicodin a little bit too much.  I have been taking Hydrocodone/APAP`for over 6 years now, and managed to obtain above average amounts through this site called findrxonline which referred me to 'understanding' doctors. I would like to warn others because while...
    chocolateandvicodin chocolateandvicodin 36-40 1 Response May 6, 2012

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    PAIN

    I have been on vic for about 9 to 10 years I am a barber work with my dad and son my wife is a nurse I ride harleys and I was in a motorcycle wreack that is how I got hooked I was takeing before I stoped about two months ago 8 to 13 750 mg a day I loved them still wish I was on...
    bikodin bikodin 36-40, M 5 Responses Jan 28, 2008

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    My Vicodin Story

     I am a recovering addict, I used still use Vicodin, Lortab, Norco, Morphine and so on to get high. It all started when I had some surgery, I had gotten a prescription for some vicodin. I was in alot of pain, but never even thought to take the pain med, my drug of...
    missmellee missmellee 36-40 1 Response Feb 27, 2009

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    Denial Seems To Be My Addictions Best Friend.

    Hi Everyone,This is my first day to try and actively seek help. I know I have a problem with vicodin but that awareness seems to change throughout the day. I start off by saying "I'm not going to take any pills today." to "Well my back is hurting so I'm not addicted; I need...
    Chrissy83 Chrissy83 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 24, 2012

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