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Posted 3 Nov 2012 by • 9 answers
Posted 6 Apr 2010 by • 2 answers
I need to know because I fear my daughter has been abusing them.
Posted 8 Jan 2016 by • 1 answer
I've been on Efexor for depression and anxiety for 3 weeks and had a sever drinking problem. My drinking was mostly self medicating. I've been clean for over 4 weeks. Last night I tried drinking 3 shots of vodka over the course of a few hours. It felt unplesent. In fact I just wanted it ...
Posted 12 Dec 2014 by • 2 answers
I never had a problem with drugs, until moving away with an abusive ex. Once I returned home a year later, I began taking which ever prescription meds that were handed to me. It soon spiraled so far out of control that last year I began stealing my mother's medicine that she needs and is ...
Posted 21 Sep 2012 by • 4 answers
It was laying on the floor at my friends house. I'm a little worried?
Posted 18 Jul 2012 by • 10 answers
... he was diagnosed with ADHD and anxiety disorder which apparently he had all his life and was the reason for many situations he put himself in as well as getting addicted to drugs. I'm really lost at this point as to what to do, he can't be a responsible adult and has panic attacks if ...
Posted 13 Aug 2012 by • 3 answers
Posted 31 Aug 2012 by • 4 answers
I'm intrested in discussing psych medications. I have some mental health issues myself,bout psychiatric medications based on experience of being on them. At the same time, psychopharmacology is one of my biggest passions. How neurotransmitters effect behavior, thoughts, personality, emotions, ...
I have been taking 5-6mg of Xanax (Alprazolam) daily for a little over a year. I would like to know?
Posted 4 Jun 2010 by • 4 answers
... what the best way to get off of taking it is, should I taper myself off gradually, or should I seek out a Substance Abuse Health Professional and get prescribed to Phenobarbitol or something of that nature?
Posted 28 Mar 2010 by • 1 answer
I've heard they are the same thing. Is this true? If not, what is the difference?
Posted 10 Mar 2011 by • 1 answer
My boyfriend has been taking xanax for a few years since being doagnose with type one diabetes... He also was addicted to roxacets( pain pills) but kicked the habit and was very proud of him. But now i feel ike this is his new obsession. He prob SNORTS(UGH) about 3 2 miligram xanax bars every day. ...
Posted 16 Feb 2011 by • 1 answer
Posted 8 Oct 2010 by • 6 answers
The new OP (all strengths) will be replacing the regular OC version by the end of 2010. Many people are having problems with this new medication. Here is Purdue's official statement and the reps you can contact with any concerns/complaints, or questions you may have. James Heins (203) ...
Posted 8 May 2012 by • 4 answers
I don't know if I'm going about this the right way. I have along history of substance abuse. I want to get off these pills but don't know if I can do it this way. It has been a rough week. I was ok for the first couple of days, then it became a real struggle with cravings, hot ...
Posted 30 Jun 2012 by • 1 answer
I am doing a project for an alcoholism class where I have to identify a drug from the class of pain reduction medications and how this drug assists in substance abuse detox