I Want to Stop Using Drugs

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 89 People

    I Stopped Using!

    hi i saw this  and thought i should say something i was a hard drug user for over twenty years heroin and coke and anything else that could get me where i wanted to be or thought it what i wanted i was strung out 300 plus a day every day seven days a week no holidays...
    leebcom leebcom
    56-60, M
    4 Responses Mar 2, 2008

    I need to talk to someone

    who is struggling with quitting hopefully we can help each other
    Lostconfusedscared Lostconfusedscared
    22-25, F
    Apr 4, 2014

    30 Years Using / 30 Days Clean

    30Days clean by choice i prey to god one day at a time i hope to never use ever agian, i lost it all due to my drug use i never grasp the reality of it all to me i just traded love ,happiness,my whole life and all the good stuff the cool stuff , all the stuff i can't get back for...
    jusabadseed jusabadseed
    51-55, M
    1 Response Sep 15, 2009

    Here We Go

    So i haven't posted on here in awhile. I want to thank everyone for the encouraging words you have left me. I am still using everyday. My boyfriend found the starw i was sniffing dope with, and he found a few empty bags, but i lied my way through it. i've told 2 of my friends...
    40ozToFreedom 40ozToFreedom
    22-25, F
    Jul 3, 2008

    Sick of Psych Meds

    I wish to be allowed to stop taking those poisonous psych meds that do nothing but hurt my body, but don't improve my symptoms. Antidepressants, anti-OCD, anti-anxiety.
    otad12 otad12
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 21, 2008


    i want to quit doing weed and all that and i feel like i can quit whenever but i mean just the option comes up and i just take it and sometimes i get really bored so i say might as well, if i could stay busy all my life i wouldnt touch a single type of drug well besides alcohol...
    xBradx xBradx
    18-21, M
    Dec 13, 2012

    I really want to stop using drugs!

    I have been a user for quite some time now. I'm 29 and I have been using since I was about 12. I really want and desire help but I don't know where to start. I've tried a lot of drugs and I'm not going to lie...I just finished two grams of soft cocaine about a hour ago. I NEED...
    openbk84 openbk84
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 17, 2013

    This Has Gone On Way Too Long!!

    So I'm a 29 year old female and, well, this is the first time I've shared with anyone that I am seriously addicted to Vicodin, Percocet and even Morphine. Pretty much any painkiller. I started taking them about 3-4 years ago. I have struggled with addiction my whole life. At 15...
    Whospearedbill Whospearedbill
    5 Responses Mar 5, 2013

    The End

    Dope was the very first drug i took. I was 13 at the time. The addiction started and long story short, now, at the age of 17, i am suffering from epilepsy...and a number of of other diseases. Yesterday i had nearly 18 fits when i was at the hospital. I am beginning to lose my...
    jackass jackass
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Sep 20, 2008


    I have been clean on and off for many years..and now I just cannot seem to stay clean, I'm beginning to lose hope:-(. Am I always gonna be this way?? Does anyone have any ideas that might help me quit using?? I'm living on the edge.
    trixietots trixietots
    26-30, F
    7 Responses Jan 16, 2011


    I was 26 when I first seen cocaine. I had been drinking, was out of town working, and was offered to share some with a couple of guys I had Been having beers with in the motel bar. After that it was a year or so and once again I had been drinking, I left the house and ended up...
    E1977 E1977
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Nov 7, 2013

    I Am About to Lose My Wife, Job, Kids, and Freedom. What Do I Do?

    I have tried rehab, aa, na everything. She has lost faith. I am a liar. I am lost. Im high right now!!! Help Me!!! IM A SELFISH **** and my 2 year old deserves better plaese help!!!!!
    gallup gallup
    5 Responses Sep 15, 2009

    Thank You

     I want to thank the 3 people that left comments on the story I posted. I was finally honest with my boyfriend and he brought me to the ER. A social worker came and found me a bed at a Detox and Rehab hospital. Since then I found a great N/A meeting and a wonderful Dr. for...
    40ozToFreedom 40ozToFreedom
    22-25, F
    Jul 23, 2008


    I just took Rivotril... It's abt half an hour after taking it..i feel like... everything is blurred ...it's time to say good bye to a realistic world and face sth different in the dream good night people**
    kanyakatoon kanyakatoon
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Jan 7, 2011

    Five Days

    Five days sober the first time in years since i started using. Im nineteen now and straight addicted to cocaine/ crack. and drink five days out of the week till im blacked out. wake up snort a line and do it all again. All the tears ive tasted cause of the years that ive wasted...
    Messyy Messyy
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 5, 2012

    It isn't me, it's my girlfriend.

    She had fractured her ankle today in school but couldn't get it treated because her parents can't afford it. Someone gave her Adderall to help take her mind off the pain and suddenly she's telling me how she's on cloud nine and never wants to come down. Let's face it. Adderall...
    CrunchyNoodle CrunchyNoodle
    18-21, M
    Sep 3, 2014

    I Always Swore I Wouldn't.

     I had always said I would never do heroin. I had always said I would never do coke, but I did. I did heroin for the first time about a month and a half ago or around there. I think I've only gone a day or two since then without getting high, from that atleast. I smoke weed...
    40ozToFreedom 40ozToFreedom
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Jun 12, 2008

    I've never been addicted

    but I've abused hard drugs a good amount. I'm only 17 and haven't done anything in a while but it's so hard. Things are so painful and I don't know how to cope. I'm transgender and mentally ill and when I'm high I don't have to live with myself and my reality. I'm trying my best...
    mothzi mothzi
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Feb 18, 2015

    Why Do I

    hi im 12 year old and iv been smokeing popt and doing soome pills for a year now. i want top dtop because i see how bad it hurts my parents. i have spent bought hundred bags. i feel stupied for it all. im im sick of wasting my money and life away on it. i got caught with it in...
    jusneedsomehelp jusneedsomehelp
    13-15, M
    1 Response Jan 19, 2011
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