... like crap when i dont take the. I spend at least 500 dollars a week on the pills. I dont want to spend the rest of my life taking percacet .A friend opened my eyes today when he said his brother had died from an overdose from percacet. He said his brother had stop taking them for three months and after 3 months he relapsed and overdose. Please tell me what i need to do to get off this drug and stay off. Im very afraid