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  1. Day 3 Lort/Methadone withdraw need Support, "Please"
    ... When do I start with the herbal products? I've had 1 valium and I cut it into quarters and I had a couple muscle...
    ... least somewhat better physically. I have heard that valium definitely helps. Especially at night. So if you...

  2. Klonopin addiction
    ... found out that 0.5mg of klonpin is the same as 10mg Valium , it's potent stuff. That Ashton report is great,...

  3. Xanax Withdrawal
    ... short half life benzo to a longer half life drug, like Valium , and then do a very slow taper over several months...
    ... about it she went to the ER once. They gave her a valium ! She can't have a boyfriend who is sober; a guy like...

  4. addicted to clonazepam
    ... ditto. Nearly 35 years ago my mother abruptly stopped Valium . She was one of the rare cases where people abruptly ... years later when I CT'd from Xanax that Xanax and Valium were from the same family of drugs; i.e., benzodiazepines ... further online research fully realized that Xanax and Valium are the same drug family. So stupid not to have known...

  5. mixing booze with benzos
    ... party after swallowing alcohol and the tranquilizer Valium , a benzodiazepine. While doctors saved her life,...
    ... believe it was a very small amount she mixed. Only 1 valium ....could only blink her eyes.... Any mixture of...

  6. Okay, here goes....gonna try this
    ... life (and probably hers). She was also addicted to Valium for most of her life and nearly died from it. The...

  7. Is this a decent taper plan?
    ... I have two legitimate prescriptions. One is for Valium , 10mg, 120 a month. I never take the 120 in 30 days ... anywhere from 20 to 35 mg daily. I was prescribed Valium about 13 years ago and have been taking them daily ... daily in 2002. I'm thinking of holding off on the Valium w/d until I deal with the Vicodin w/d as the Vicodin ... pain. The Vicodin control me mentally more than the Valium do. Perhaps because I've been taking Valium for so ... long? I'm not sure but I can get by with 10-15 mg of Valium with no real cravings. I crave the Vicodin though ... moody. Once I'm off the Vicodin, I'll start the Valium taper as I guess I'll need the Valium to help me through ... do have legitimate pain and I am dependent on the Valium as well. I want to kick one addiction at a time. ... regarding how to address this with my doctor regarding the Valium . For example, my permanent medical history and records ... I have used the Vicodin to mask this pain (and the Valium as well). I would end this post by saying that I ... to feel again. My childhood doctor prescribes the Valium and my internist prescribes the Vicodin. Neither...
    ... her research work regarding benzodiazepines (Xanax, Valium , etc.). Just type her name and the word withdrawal...

  8. How long before depence builds on klonopin?
    ... from benzos a few years ago, i was taking 60 to 80 mg valium for a year. I had to taper off also, then felt horrible...
    ... from benzos a few years ago, i was taking 60 to 80 mg valium for a year. I had to taper off also, then felt horrible...

  9. Help getting off of Remeron
    ... It's a very potent Benzo, 0.5 is the same as 10mg Valium !...

  10. quiting vicodin right now! here goes
    ... nightmares at some point. My mother nearly died from Valium detox when I was 19. I had gone home for a 2 week...
    ... back then ...benzodiazepenes: restorill, halcion valium , ativan, klonipin, librium, xanax...all those medicines...

  11. Questions about Benzo's: HELP PLEASE
    ... work all that well. As of yesterday I was put on valium 10mg 4x's a day (not as needed, but EVERYDAY). I...
    ... and when your doctor decides to taper you off the valium , the only kind of "addiction" withdrawals you might...
    ... understandably not coping well and the doctor placed her on Valium . A year later my father died from cancer; she remained ... on the Valium trying to cope with it all...just too much trauma ... She was placed in a psychiatric hospital because of valium addiction and given electric shock treatments. They ... seizure and nearly died, she was detoxing from the valium . It was a horrifying experience. I have never forgotten ... it. When I see others unknowingly say that Valium is not "that bad" I have flashbacks to that night ... ..I naively had NO clue it is even related to the valium family, both being benzodiazepines. I was having...
    ... my mother nearly die of a grand mall seizure from Valium withdrawal. So, for me that reality is quite stark...

  12. Benzo withdrawal
    ... showed me the horror...Every now and then i will take a valium to get a good night sleep but when i wake up i am...
    ... detox by switching from Xanax (short half life) to Valium (long half life). My doctor seemed to virually know ... stay on something IF he would switch me from Xanax to Valium . He was befuddled, like what's the difference. I...
    ... because it was one of my I am soooo guilty from "ONE" valium nights! I should know better I must tell you I am...
    ... to barge in.........I've been taking 25 mg to 30 mg Valium for 13 years. When I got pregnant 4 years ago, I ... also take 40 mg of vicodin daily for endo). With Valium , 30 mg a day, should I taper off - I never knew it ... was that dangerous to just quit. Also, is Valium then the "light" benzo on the scale, it seems to be...
    ... lucky lady that you didn't experience WDs with the Valium , and yes, it does sound like a possible fluke. Everyone ... taper is best. When I detoxed from Xanax I did the Valium bridge taper and added Taurine which supposedly helps ... and one of the most difficult drugs to detox from. Valium likely has a more successful taper potential because ... converting to a bridge taper long acting benzo like Valium stabilizes the taper and helps with WDs. Good...
    ... realized then something was wrong. I was prescribed the Valium to get through a death in the family and my doctor ... more than I could handle at times. But I quit the Valium when I had my son. Then I went through a series of ... family deaths, and so on, and my doctor said the Valium would help me cope. I don't even think I feel anything ... with my son. One day I was counting my vicodin and valium and I said "that's it". Think about your son. I ... here and well with no health issues as a result of my Valium usage. The unfortunate side affect I am experiencing ... lately, apart from the love I have for my son. The valium and vicodin have been great in taking away the mental ... time to read and research. Since I've been on the Valium for 13 years (apart from my pregnancy), I don't know ... haven't had one day since without taking either a valium of a vicodin. It took me almost 3 years to realize ... addictions. My husband knows I take a vicodin and/or valium occasionally, but never questions it, though I get...
    ... result of the drugs. Long term useage of either drug, Valium or Vicodin, for many results in a "blunting" of feelings...

  13. Rapid/Ultra-Rapid Detox -- Info?
    ... to a hospital and knock you out with high doses of Valium (if your lucky you go to the hospital.. most cases ... usually only a few hours) you are so hopped up on Valium and sick from opiate withdrawal you can barely walk...

  14. Percocet Concerta and xanax taper
    ... unmotivated. Lastly, I tried a xanax taper w/o using valium from the ashton manual and it was a nightmare. I have ... on Monday to see if he will let me do a taper with valium . Coming to this board helps so much. I need support...

  15. Another Lortab Story
    ... with switching from Xanax, a short acting benzo, to Valium , a longer acting benzo.....it smoothes out the taper...

  16. Hey GINA----
    ... withdrawing I'm sure they would give you xanax or valium for anxiety and to help u sleep. The xanax saved me...

  17. HOME DETOX RESCUE OPTIONS
    ... taper "right." Listen to how smart I am: I bought valium 10s to help me sleep and with the restless legs as...
    ... --thank you for stern warnings on xanax (librium, valium , klonopin, ativan, etc.) These common drugs really...
    ... THEY ARE HELL IN A BOTTLE. Ambien, xanaz, antivan valium , librium, etc, are all benzos and easily addictive...

  18. Just a suggestion for those looking for a Tapering Regimen>>
    ... alternate -- For the Recipe, You'll need: 1. Valium (or another benzodiazepine such as Klonopin, Librium ... , Ativan or Xanax). Of these, Valium and Klonopin are best suited for tapering since they ... for it. Begin your detox with regular doses of Valium (or alternate benzo). Start with a dose high enough ... benzos have different dosing schedules. Taper your Valium dosage down after each day. The goal is to get through ... worst WD symptoms will subside. You shouldn't need the Valium after day 4 or 5. During detox, hit the hot bath ... of the fourth day, you should be waking up from the Valium and experiencing the beginnings of the opiate WD malaise...

  19. PLEASE Somebody, take sometime to read this and help me
    ... better. For the Thomas Recipe, You'll need: 1. Valium (or another benzodiazepine such as Klonopin, Librium ... , Ativan or Xanax). Of these, Valium and Klonopin are best suited for tapering since they ... for it. Begin your detox with regular doses of Valium (or alternate benzo). Start with a dose high enough ... benzos have different dosing schedules. Taper your Valium dosage down after each day. The goal is to get through ... worst WD symptoms will subside. You shouldn't need the Valium after day 4 or 5. During detox, hit the hot bath ... of the fourth day, you should be waking up from the Valium and experiencing the beginnings of the opiate WD malaise...

  20. Advice on quiting hydro
    ... and anxiety usually last? Besides taking xanax or valium , how have some of you dealt with the anxiety? Any...
    ... and anxiety usually last? Besides taking xanax or valium , how have some of you dealt with the anxiety? Any...
    ... said you were looking for ways to help it other than valium or xanax. Is there a reason why? Because if you...
    ... this past Sunday, cold turkey, except with xanax, valium and soma. It's been horrid. And Immodium. Well, dumbass...

  21. Help-day 2 sober after YEARS of 20+norcos a day
    ... kicking, tossing and turning. Thank goodness I had some valium and soma put back so I was able to take those and...
    ... pain which was unGodly. Do you have enough Soma and Valium to last you awhile? They will help a lot. I agree...
    ... I understand the valium helps, but by all means don't use any more than you...
    ... relaxed me and I think I can go to sleep now without valium or anything. I called my brother who cold turkey'd...

  22. trying to overcome addiction
    ... a thread. i am fixing to start treatment for soma valium lortab and of course alcohol. this has ruined my life...
    ... sizenbach. You are NOT alone. So you are addicted to valium , lortabs, and alcohol? What is your daily consumption...

  23. It's been one week! Not any better!
    ... do you mean Lortabl or Valium I am not familiar with Loraz....

  24. First time here/Fioricet withdrawl
    ... overnight stay which included anti-siezure medications, valium and I believe Dilantin (sp?), I was discharged home...

  25. New to board/painkiller addiction
    ... tapering. I believe some use an antianxiety med like valium , xanax, or other diazepam, just for a short period...

  26. A million little pieces?
    ... that part. It's OK to give patients massive doses of valium to mitigate withdrawal etc., but no local anesthetic...

  27. desperate, confused and hurting
    ... about) about 30mg of oxycodone 3x per day as well as valium at times and an occasionaly lortab, vicodin or whatever...

  28. Can someone give me their opinion? (Hydro/Oxy)
    ... I was a user of hydrco and valium until I got to detox and got on suboxone.I guess now...

  29. What to do for the "chills" ?? Immodium ??
    ... Try Valerian, it is herbal valium . That and a hot bath can do wonders for this process...

  30. new here hope to stay
    ... loracet he was taking. Also a benzodiazepine(xanax, valium , ativan) can help as well. MOST addicts only have...

  31. Quitting Vicodin again
    ... t sleep well at all last night. Tonight i'll take valium and sleep like a baby - i have a scrip for it. It...
    ... How did you end up sleeping last night? What valium do they have you on? I really hope it worked for...
    ... - I didn't sleep hardly at all. I didn't take the valium . It's just plain old 5mg valiums a doctor gave me ... t sleep. But - night 3 - I slept well - still no valium s. The natural sleep helps more than anything and if...
    ... things in life again. I'm sleeping now without the valium although I needed it to sleep for a few nights. I...

  32. 1 week ct off methadone
    ... Ryan - keep up the good work. I think valium is OK for now. It is important to get some rest. ... easier to deal with on a little sleep! Rethink the valium down the road.. I have a 20 year old son - I would...
    ... a few different things. Please be careful with the valium . It's okay to use it a little right now but be aware...

  33. methadone addict
    ... depressed and sick after goin 5-7 days with nothing except valium . Can somebody tell me that im doing good.. just to...
    ... helped me by setting up an appointment with a doc for valium for the depression and insomnia. Its been goin on...
    ... you to talk to your doctor about your depression. Valium doesn't help depression (it's an anti-anxiety med ... ) and can actually make depression worse. Valium does help with anxiety and the insomnia. I'm not saying...
    ... days were no fun.Othres I know were helped a lot with valium or other benzo's. Worst part was lack of sleep/depression...
    ... sux, I wish i could just sleep all day. I only do 1 valium a day as perscribed on the bottle and even that only...
    ... to the clinic at your school about your depression. Valium and/or Xanex is nothing to mess around with, and will...
    ... to update ya'll on how I was doiing. I took my last valium tonight and will go to the store and get melatonin...

  34. Detox Recipe: Tried it? Same dose?
    ... could become dependent on that too. I used 5 mg of Valium once to twice a day for about 3-4 days and then that...

  35. What is your history?
    ... I can tell did you use any type of detox? 3 days valium at home - remainder was cold turkey, vitamin supplements...

  36. help with start of recovery
    ... vitamin B12 and Vitamin B6. I also took prescribed valium the first 3 days to help with anxiety and sleep. After...

  37. 20 year old addict goin cold turkey
    ... a doc before i went ct for 3 weeks and he gave me valium for the depression and insomnia. I was doing 40mg...

  38. Smoking pot
    ... m coming out of an addiction to ativan (related to valium ) and ambien (sleep hypnotic). Every day toward the...

  39. I Feel so horrible..
    ... start going cold turkey, well sort of I will take valium to sleep the first few days cause it would be to hard...

  40. clean from pills
    ... to go cold turkey. I seen a doctor he perscribed me valium . So ive Had some help. Plz if not you can you recomend...

  41. Tapering down on Butalbital
    ... detox only. I've also seen where they switch people to valium gradually and then taper off the valium. Hopefully...

  42. getting clean vs staying clean
    ... within 8 days i was off it tapered and clonodine and valium and had about 4-5 days of feeling kinda bad not unbearable...
    ... within 8 days i was off it tapered and clonodine and valium and had about 4-5 days of feeling kinda bad not unbearable...

  43. Aaaahhhhhh, help anyone ativan or ambien
    ... anxiety hangs in there. It did for me. I was begging for valium but thankfully my dear friend and PA had the good...

  44. I hit my bottom almost 2 months ago
    ... boyfriend was a doctor, so i was getting vicodin, xanax, valium , diet pills, and pretty much anything I wanted. It ... now i was on oxycontin, percocet, vicodin es, xanax, valium , and diet pills....just add some steriods into that...

  45. SusanGene - My Story of Crack Addiction
    ... called "respectable" people will openly say, "I need a valium " or, "I got my valium prescription renewed" whereas ... where have you seen a person get arrested for having a valium in their car??...
    ... is also common to see someone busted for having a valium , lortab, xanax, or other controlled drug in the car...

  46. please help going on day 2 of detox
    ... nutracleanse for the first 3 days I used a little valium and ambien to sleep. I personally hate the feeling ... of benzos(well I have only tried valium ). You are already on day 2 so you are on your way...

  47. Buzz -checking in
    ... chance that there might be some sedatives, xanax or valium or something like that. But when I seen the vicodens...

  48. Hyrocodone Abuse
    ... fluids, snacks, vitamins. Sometimes a short course of valium or other benzo is used to ease the transition the ... cautiously. When I went cold turkey last month I used Valium twice a day for 3 days and then flushed the rest....

  49. Here today gone tomorrow
    ... had taken around 10 methadone 10mg and twelve 10 mg valium as well as some hydrocodone but no alcohol at all...

  50. I did it !!!!
    ... work (including weekends) and just did it. I took valium for anxiety and sleep the first 3 days then no more...

  51. Trying to taper off hydrocodone
    ... body aches and headaches Hot baths - plenty of them Valium - 5mg for anxiety and sleep (limit to first 2-3 days...

  52. help
    ... by 2 A.M. I was starting to hurt. I was armed with valium (something I normally do not take nor do I enjoy taking...

  53. any suggestions
    ... tried taking trazodone, clonidine, zanax, and even valium and none would work. I would feel drowsy, but I couldn...

  54. Recovering & Withdrawl: Herbal Remedies
    ... the past! Of course, I am taking a small amount of valium and trazodone shortly before bed, along with requip...

  55. anyone have any advice...home detox or detox facility?
    ... seizures. I believe however in tapering down with valium instead of the klonopin because of the half life it...

  56. Need Help
    ... Valarien root is what valium is made from. It is a supplement you can buy at a...

  57. Ativan/Lorazepam is a benzo - excuses and confused
    ... manual. If you are going to taper instead of CT then valium should be used, not ativan. I went CT off of benzos...

  58. am I an alcoholic?
    ... drug in its own right. It is a benzodiazapin like Valium , Librium and Zanax. It is addictive, and withdrawal...
    ... drug in its own right. It is a benzodiazapin like Valium , Librium and Zanax. It is addictive, and withdrawal...

  59. Congrats on ONE MONTH, Joan!
    ... for RLS sufferers, with everything from snake oil to valium suggested as a 'fix'. I wouldn't recommend either...
    ... me to try "valarian" for the RLS. It is natural " valium " I have taken it the past 4 nights or so, and I have...

  60. The Thomas Recipe - Where is it?
    ... to make it really work is some kind of benzo like valium (recommended), klonopin, librium, xanax, ativan (etc ... protocol Supplies you will need first: As many Valium , Xanax, Librium, Ativan, Klonopin as you can get your ... hands on First Day off opiates: Use enough Valium or whatever to, if possible, sleep through most of ... about 5 or 6 days. You will have to do the math. The Valium or one of its sister drugs will help tremendously ... with the anxiety and, somewhat, with the body aches. Valium will make you eat like a pig and, when withdrawing...

  61. Question:; "DAYS OF WINE AND ROSES"; can alchohol DT's really be like that?
    ... dangerous of any withdrawal, followed by benzodiazipines ( Valium , Librium, Zanax.) The benzo withdrawal often doesn...

  62. Help
    ... repeating herself and she told me that she is taking valium and she wouldn't do it anymore. I know that this ... me that she is fine and that she stopped taking the valium . If someone can please help me in helping her...

  63. New
    ... years. Fast forward 10 years and I started using valium for anxiety and quickly added vicodin and alcohol...

  64. Back to square one and from the ER
    ... in that we went to the ER. They gave me clonodine, valium and bentyl to last a few days. I feel better but haven...
    ... able to get my psychiatrist to prescribe me 12 more valium but no more clonidine today. I remember when it was ... raining valium and xanax in my house and now I was forced to beg...

  65. Congrats on Three Weeks Joan!!!
    ... valarian a day! It might help you to. It is a natural valium . It helped him tremendously. He isn't taking anymore...

  66. Unbelievable!!!!!!!!!
    ... severe eye infection & panic attack and they gave me 10 Valium to calm me down. My doc just "happened" to order...

  67. Sure Im going to die now Addicted to VALUIM
    ... told the symptoms will pass in time or go back on the VALIUM ??? and wean it off slowly Thanks for reading my...

  68. hydrocodone and drug testing
    ... is a benzo and while im not real sure about xzs but valium is a benzo to and it will stay in your system for...

  69. How long?
    ... whatsoever. Sleeping pills, benzodiazepines like Valium , muscle relaxants like carisoprodol (Soma), etc.;...

  70. Detox time line
    ... decision to do this without any other drugs, like valium , but I kept my resolve and pushed ahead because last...
    ... complaints. The first 3 days of my detox I took valium for sleep because I was awake constantly and the fatigue ... but insomnia was a big problem for me. I flushed the valium after day 3 because I didn't want to start another...

  71. Ultram addiction
    ... pressure "watch" during an impatient withdrawal from valium and opiates ... then again in rehab when I was detoxing...

  72. Should I call the doctor???
    ... doctor knows he does not need all of that. Xanax and valium and what is it Kalotopin is the same meds. same almost...

  73. Are you completely abstinent?
    ... thought I would just stick to drinking and taking my valium I needed for anxiety/panic. That would last a few...

  74. Need help getting of of vikes
    ... your advice and take the b12. I have a little bit of valium for the sleepless nights. I have never had a problem...

  75. Clean and Sober 20 years
    ... overdoses from cocaine, etc. At 14 I was using 10 valium a day. I'm telling you this so you know I too can...