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  1. How do you do know when you're hooked on Vicodin??
    ... I was prescribed Vicodin and Valium when my back went "out" last November. I got to the...
    ... this. just be cautious in their use as well as the valium , it is just as addictive as the vicodin. unchecked...

  2. Yinsky..I need your help!

  3. Why cant I stop?
    ... meth with more meth(bought illicitly), pot, alcholol, valium , or heroin. Besisdes sub being different the biggest...

  4. Please help me, I,m scared
    ... I got into that a little for awhile. Having had valium for quite awhile, I thought I'd substitute for awhile ... and in just one month it went from 2-7 10 valium . Plus, I've gotten very very depressed, suicidal ... in my life happened. So now I feel addicted to valium !! Saw the Dr. Discussed the options. Taper, hospital ... what did I do. In my 40's now, last time I took a valium I was 20 something. Hospital? Don't want to leave...
    ... much for sharing with us. As far as tapering off valium goes, yinksy has all the info on that, but don't know...
    ... sounds like you are addicted to the benzos whether its valium or klonopin or whatever and it is workin against the ... is why who knows.first you have got to get off the valium and klonopin for good then see where you are at with...
    ... are going to be o.k. ... you just have to detox from valium and then you will be absolutely fine. Your depression...
    ... Murph- The valium is messing w/ you-my sister was on a high dosage of ... valium and had "drug psychosis"...she landed in the hospital...
    ... And they will greatly lessen when you cut down the Valium and it starts to leave your system. But, please let...
    ... nothing about sub but if you are on that high of dose of valium it has a side effect of deppesion. all the benzo's...
    ... words. Today I woke up with such anxiety. 90 more valium . Need more time to heop me decide what what I'm going ... go to the net looking for protocols for detos for valium , and all I find is buying valium for goodness sake ... deductible. I don't care if I stoop at one klonopin or 1 valium and stay there, but 10 is too mcuh....
    ... sounds like you are addicted to the benzos whether its valium or klonopin or whatever and it is workin against the ... is why who knows.first you have got to get off the valium and klonopin for good then see where you are at with ... care of the serotonin and those receptors and the valium , too many has me so depressed. I agree with you Spark...
    ... Murph- The valium is messing w/ you-my sister was on a high dosage of ... valium and had "drug psychosis"...she landed in the hospital ... Heather Heather, I started a month ago taking valium from just 1-3 (10 valiums). Before I knew it I stopped ... klonopn with suboxone but this is sometimes 10, 10 mg valium a day, just titrated up to there. Compuer thing...
    ... you something. Why is it that you have to WEAN with valium that you took for a month, and yet you can go COLD ... protocol for for opiates!? I know that weaning off valium suddenly can be dangerous (the thought occurred to ... from the drugs, I don' tiknow if it's suboxone AND valium or just valium, but I lose my train of thought, forget...
    ... to yours. 2. My one experience, years ago, from Valium was SCARY! I became very, very depressed...and had...
    ... it and thats what counts.let dr taper you off the valium over a few months and see how everything is with the ... have caused and you already know that so get off the valium and klonopin and then the sub and see how you feel...
    ... believe that somoehow the suboxone and the more & more valium has changed my very being. I feel disassociated from ... shaking so much that I don't know now many suboxone or valium I had. All I know is that I slept and felt peace...
    ... you would have too much anxiety while getting off of valium because pheno makes you really, really tired. ...
    ... failure because you've slipped and become "addicted" to Valium .You're human,and as addicts we know that relapse is ... a part of recovery.But on another note,the Valium IS increasing your depression,and really messing with...
    ... it was too painful to get the emotion out. That Valium is one of the most insidious drugs.....it promises ... it was so strong. Lucikly, I stopped taking the Valium as soon as my new doctor learned I was on it. ... badly--and yet, even though you understand this--the Valium is so powerful, that you still worry that, perhaps ... that has changed YOU. You are still YOU--but this Valium has taken over your brain chemistry. I had exactly ... shocked that you felt as you do right now. For me, Valium was like an alien that had taken over my body. (And ... once the Valium is out of your system.....your anti-depresant will ... has NOT screwed-up!!! LOL! :D The effects of the Valium are magnifying your fears and intesifying your negative ... doctor to what is going on....so you can stop this Valium as safely and as soon as possible.Your thinking will...

  5. Need Help With Taper!
    ... it would be a good time to start now. I have a few valium and plenty of ambien for sleep so I am ok in that...

  6. On Sub now trying to get off!

  7. Anyone know when lack of sleep gets serious?
    ... time! I took 8 months to taper off ativan (by way of valium ) - and finally suffered sleep problems over the next...

  8. Yinksy - HopeYou Didn't Fall on the Fell
    ... - stricly spartan and spiritual - no immodium and valium there! LOL) There is some v famous record producer...

  9. getting OFF Vics after 6 months, help!
    ... like symptoms..get some immodium..if you have some valium or librium/and clonidine are great non-narcotic comfort...
    ... like symptoms..get some immodium..if you have some valium or librium/and clonidine are great non-narcotic comfort...

  10. Out the door today
    ... Xanaz makes me angry for some reason. I can tolerate valium - that's really addictive too. But guess what - there...

  11. Day 3 and waiting to feel better
    ... insomnia - do the leg fits ever go away? I did get some Valium but can only take it at bedtime. Otherwise it makes...
    ... several days, however). Be very careful with the valium , which, from what I understand, is highly addictive...
    ... kind of drugs once the actual withdrawal is over. No valium , no sleeping pills, nothing. Maybe some herbal tea...

  12. Help opiate withdrawl
    ... completely stop it. Sometimes they will switch you to valium as it's a longer acting benzo and is somewhat easier...

  13. help! almost ready to give in
    ... I take one and still continue my taper off of the valium ? I plan to still take valium when I really need it...
    ... Thanks everyone! I did well so far, I did take some valium last night because I want to do the taper thing, I...

  14. what exactly is temezapam
    ... temazepam is the equivalent of 10 mg of diazepam ( valium ).............. so you have not been taking so very ... much. So your 15 mg is equivalent to about 7.5 mg valium . If I were you I would taper off slowly - reducing...

  15. Alprazolam withdrawal
    ... improves then it is the wellbutrin. .25 xanax = 5 mg valium . People taper down off 5 mg valium by way of 1 mg...
    ... you have around. Personally, I am slow tapering Valium , Ashton method, but this requires a lot of discipline...
    ... with something last week and someone suggested it was Valium withdrawal, but I seriously doubted it because I typically...

  16. [b]**********help Me Please Asap********[/b]
    ... opiate..the orange pill-is it hexogon shaped?Might be valium The greyish-green powder..pot/coke.. I don't think...

  17. help getting off tylenol with codiene
    ... and I just take one. Along with it I usually take a valium to relax (not the same time I take the t3, maybe a...
    ... ............ but take great care with your use of valium . If you get addicted to valium - you cannot c/t off...
    ... to grin and bear it for a few days hopefully. The Valium definatly has a hold on me. Any idea's of cutting ... week. Should I also slowly start to taper down on the Valium . Maybe go down to 1 a day or something? I am definatly ... ............ but take great care with your use of valium . If you get addicted to valium - you cannot c/t off...
    ... I will try and see how far I get. I started taking valium really to help sleep and relax me. I tend to be uptight ... it does help but I don't want to have to depend on valium . Xanax just knocks me out so I am not even going to...
    ... higher you go the worse it's gonna be and about the valium do one thing at once don't try to stop to many things...

  18. Rosie's update
    ... Always remembering that even 1 - 2 mg K = 20 - 40 mg valium - NOT a small amount. And K is very potent. But...

  19. My Story.........................
    ... months old so I can't be out of it and tired. I have valium , but that makes me want to sleep. I am interested...

  20. Xanax (Benzo) Withdrawal
    ... get them to .125 mgs of Xanax, which I guess is 2.5 valium . After that, I guess I'd ask my doctor. But I don...

  21. thxs, hope12
    ... the toilet but I am afraid of the withdrawls. I have valium , but it makes me way too tired. Does the patch make...

  22. To Hope12, I Have A Question
    ... AND continue using the vikes.If you have say some Valium or xanax to go along with the clonidine,I would flush ... withdrawal.First though, let me know if you have any valium s,xanax,etc.Otherwise, if you want to continue to taper...

  23. Hi new here, ultram withdrawal
    ... help with withdrawal, but I would still ask for some Valium for the anxiety(just a couple days worth, no more...
    ... the high amount of anxiety you may feel. Usually, Valium is given for that for a couple of days,but otherwise ... if you want that info,or if you are able to get any Valium 's or other benzo for anxiety.Remember if you do though...

  24. tapering Q's /Newbie
    ... facility to get help. I can't get off these and take valium to help cause i will be way too tired to take care...

  25. "SUB"? Sammi, Banker, anyone please?
    ... by sub for opiate addicts may be like treatment by valium for benzo addicts. Let me explain: There is ... metabolised benzodiazepine such as diazepam. Diazepam ( Valium ) is one of the most slowly eliminated benzodiazepines ... decreasing concentration of the benzodiazepines. For a valium taper a patient MUST take the full prescribed amount ... of valium every day to achieve smooth blood concentrations. ... behind prescribing sub is much the same as prescribing valium - the sub MUST be taken every day to achieve this...

  26. addicted...
    ... kind of pills are you taking, and how many? i take valium 10mg 3 a day, tyles capsules, zydol capsules and...
    ... to cut down this weekend but "cant". I know what valium is, but i really dont know what tyles, zydol, or amitryptyl...
    ... to cut down this weekend but "cant". I know what valium is, but i really dont know what tyles, zydol, or amitryptyl...
    ... valium 10mg 3 a day, tyles capsules, zydol capsules and amitryptyl ... effects -- BUT MORE IMPORTANTLY DO NOT STOP TAKING THE VALIUM ABRUPTLY YOU MUST BE WEANED OFF -- it is one drug ... and finding the one that works for you. Save the valium taper for last, it's a long slow process. (I am on ... Xanax and have weaned from 10 mg Valium 2x a day down to the equiv. of 5mg Valium in morning...

  27. Sammi/sub?
    ... is the same logically as the benzo taper route via valium .............. so I will explain about the benzo taper ... prevent this. So - for taper reasons - a switch to valium is suggested - it has a long half life of days and ... so a person may take valium just once a day and suffer no interdose withdrawals ... easier to make a slow withdrawal from benzos using valium . Here is what is written in Ashton: (2) Switching ... metabolised benzodiazepine such as diazepam. Diazepam ( Valium ) is one of the most slowly eliminated benzodiazepines...

  28. Yinksy- Question about Xanax?
    ... xanax sound a little it is in fact equivalent to 10 mg valium . So typically you are taking 20 mg valium per day...

  29. Finally asking for help...
    ... clonidine, right?), a week's worth of some type of benzo ( Valium , Xanax), muscle relaxers (preferably Soma), Immodium...

  30. on day 3 --withdrawls from oxycontin 40mg
    ... t from oxycontin BID (twice a day), vicoden ES and valium . I have been taking oxycontin for 2 herniated...

  31. pain pill addiction...
    ... addictive). Others may suggest some type of benzo ( Valium , Xanax) but you have to be extremely careful with...

  32. New Member that needs support..
    ... bed for a much longer period of time. I also have valium to help me sleep. Don't worry, I don't like valium ... before bed. I like drugs that bring me UP not down, and valium is definitely a downer. So I will taper off those ... had a kid??) I'm not on any other drugs, except the Valium I take (have only taken for the past two nights, but ... started taking handfuls of Soma, Isocet (a barbituate), Valium and Tylenol 3's (all prescriptions from ONE doctor...

  33. VERY frustrated
    ... him why he can't prescribe you some clonidine and valium until you see him?I know some are reluctant to prescribe...

  34. ambien is just sooo great
    ... think they are just as bad as some of the benzo's ( Valium , Xanax). I took Deseryl once, too, and HATED IT...

  35. Since Quitting X I see Things In A Different Way - Please Read
    ... one of the worst things to have to detox off of)like Valium or xanax for the first week or two to help even you...
    ... one of the worst things to have to detox off of)like Valium or xanax for the first week or two to help even you...

  36. Who has done hospital detox successfully?
    ... hospital at 5am on a Saturday morning. They gave her valium iv's and Ativan every two hours, they also increased ... this didn't work. Finally after a double dose of the valium and Ativan she fell asleep on Monday morning around...

  37. Yinsky
    ... moment is really quite high (0.5 mg xanax = 10 mg valium Ashton) - you are taking the equivalent of 80 mgs ... valium . That is fairly hefty? Anyone struggling to get...
    ... as yinksy said roughly the equivalent of 80 mg of valium . that's alot. and yes, it will tire you out to say ... what period of time? i am assuming that you did a valium taper? i admit that i hadn't heard of the "Ashton...
    ... reinstated on 3 mg ativan - crossed over to 30 mg valium and got tapering!! I did a classic Ashton taper ... from lorazepam (ativan) 3 mg daily with diazepam ( valium substitution 3 mg lorazepam is approx equivalent to...
    ... about it and to take it much slower if i need to. NO VALIUM ??? well, i'll let you know...thanks for your insight...

  38. Time to quit
    ... restlessness, bentyl for stomach issues, and maybe some Valium ...and then ride the storm out on your couch. Your...

  39. question
    ... also do it with switiching drugs. I once switched to Valium from Xanax to get off of that but still could not...
    ... also do it with switiching drugs. I once switched to Valium from Xanax to get off of that but still could not...

  40. Lisaaahubbb please explain?
    ... could not keep water down. Some people say to take Valium and or Clonidine, but what if one throws up and can...
    ... You want to watch out for dehydration! The Xanax, Valium , etc. are benzo's that are used to calm one's nerves...

  41. Is it possible to control hydrocodone use
    ... from this. I knew a guy in Memphis who overdosed on Valium alone... no drinking, no other drugs, nothing. Seriously...
    ... from this. I knew a guy in Memphis who overdosed on Valium alone... no drinking, no other drugs, nothing. Seriously...

  42. Kinda? Yankee? Rhett?
    ... London, in 1972, cheerfully admitted to me he took two valium to get him going each morning. Aaarrrggghhhhh!!!!...

  43. Hey gang...I'm checking in. Got a question...
    ... emotional and physical wreck. That's when I hit some valium I had stashed. The second bout I went to the doc...
    ... Yeah, I definately stick with the Ambien versus the Valium . And, try halfing it, works for me. After several...

  44. Klonopin help...please.
    ... me a "high" feeling or a "tranquil" feeling (like Valium or Xanax does for me), it just kind of "blunts" everything...

  45. to yinksy
    ... Manual you are quoting says that if you switch to valium and taper very gradually, you can do so with virtually...

  46. Shemac???
    ... I was living and working in London. At that time, valium was considered a pill you just popped at any old time...

  47. Zanax Is Bad Stuff!
    ... a short acting benzo - xanax is even shorter!) to valium (which is a long acting benzo) and slowly tapering...
    ... instate" him on the Xanax and ween him off of it with Valium !! Why would one ween from a benzo with another?! ... My fiance said the immediate withdrawls, from both Valium & Xanax, weren't worth it and he'll learn to live...

  48. need help concerning vicodin addictionand withdraws
    ... as Clonidine (shakes, restless legs, crawly skin), Valium (relax and edge off and sleep), Phenergan (stomach...

  49. Talked with an old friend from my drunken days.
    ... one that said she can prescribe me tranquilizers, valium what ever I think would do the job. After telling...

  50. Is it possible that i can be a nurse
    ... 8 years. There is demerol, hydrocodone, morphine valium and lots of other drugs I crave. I have worked on...

  51. question
    ... overbreath and the more nervous you get the worse it gets. Valium should help this. But if the problem persists I also...

  52. Addiction vs. Tolerance (LAYNESAddiction)
    ... in cold sweats everynight and your doctor gave you valium , you took 10mg every night as directed, or if they...

  53. Marijuna
    ... awhile. They basically were no help, gave me a Rx for valium and Prosac and got me out of their office as quickly...

  54. NeverAgain?
    ... a little worried because of your "sleeping and the valium ." BTW, hope you are sleeping! I am okay. Still...

  55. Interesting?
    ... withdrawal - had to re-instate and taper off using valium - 8 long, depressing, anxiety ridden, debilitating...

  56. Quick Question?
    ... not been sleeping well and just gave me a bottle of valium , He said this will put you to sleep. Am I asking for ... trouble if I take valium to sleep? I do not know to much about it, I have heard...
    ... Probably! Valium is a benzo and they are very addictive! My addictionalogis ... anxiety (which is a benzo and basically a "sister" to Valium ) but I have never ever abused them and am very careful...
    ... here but have had a lot of experience with benzo's ( Valium , Ativan, Xanax, etc.) and I will be happy to share ... with only 15 days away from pain pills. I took Valium (40-100 mgs. per day) for 8-10 years. Benzo withdrawal ... won't kill you. Drugs will. Please pass on the Valium ...Remember, we're addicts. One was too many and 1...
    ... [QUOTE=John 3:16]Probably! Valium is a benzo and they are very addictive! My addictionalogis ... anxiety (which is a benzo and basically a "sister" to Valium ) but I have never ever abused them and am very careful...

  57. To Anti-Suboxone Posters
    ... in cold sweats everynight and your doctor gave you valium , you took 10mg every night as directed, or if they...

  58. last post, thanks you.
    ... bottles of 60mg morphine and a bunch of xanax and valium pills, and a note.ijust cried, i can't belive all...

  59. LaynesADDICTION-results?
    ... only give the people who are withdrawing from alcohol valium and I was on opiate detox and having DT's so bad I...

  60. Kinda?
    ... utterly astonishing! Did they not learn from the valium scandal......... and xanax is even more potent! Psychotrop...

  61. Got a new Sub Appt *TOMORROW*
    ... lingers long enough to titrate in your body, same with valium compaired to xanax. But anything used via IV is only...

  62. Really need you this time!!
    ... pregnant. I think, though that benzodiazapines (xanax, valium , etc.) could be bad, but I am assuming you're telling...

  63. I got the meds to help with withdrawls, so I guess tomorrow is the big day!
    ... Will your doctor give you a week's worth of Xanax or Valium ? This was a lifesaver for me because I got the shakes...
    ... covered with the exception of maybe a benzo (Xanax or Valium ) maybe. Others have made it without those, but it...

  64. Want to get off of Ativan after years...................
    ... of Ativan is to switch over to an equivlent dose of Valium , and from there you will begin a very slow taper downward...

  65. addicted to ultram
    ... Immodium, Benadryl, l-tyrosine for energy, and xanax or valium for sleep and anxiety... But only take those for about...

  66. Hydro withdrawal update
    ... of any meds to help see you through this (Xanax or Valium , Catapress patch, Soma, etc)? Don't forget to put...

  67. Could use some advice on how to tell my doctor
    ... health food store) for energy 5. A Benzo-Ativan, Valium , Xanax (RX) for the shakes, crawling out of skin feeling...
    ... medicines suggested: Catapress patch A benzo ( Valium or Xanax) Soma (but sounds like you have those...

  68. Vicodin withdrawal
    ... Clonidine patch for the sweats and chills 2.Ativan, Valium , or Xanax for the shakes and just feeling like your...

  69. Who's awake on this Graveyard Shift???
    ... klonopin, ativan and the winner by miles...... xanax!!! Valium makes no profit - strange this it is so difficult...

  70. I had to take one!
    ... eventually. Sleeping is tough, been taking trazadone, or valium and that knocks me right out. Def not as energized...

  71. Time is standing still
    ... addictions. My father is a wealthy man addicted to valium and my mother is an alchohlic (divorced long long...

  72. withdrawal question
    ... patch will help with the hot/cold flashes, a benzo ( Valium , Xanax) for four or five days worth will help with...

  73. is it safe to take benzo's while on anti depressants
    ... prescribed lexapro but its giving me panic attacks. i have valium and xanax and was wondering if i can take these with...
    ... you quite possibily had he known you were prescribed valium and xanax....everyone is different and the lexapro...

  74. Root, Are you lurking and Okay?
    ... you, I really do. The serax is a nerve pill like valium but it is supose to be easier on the liver. I am so...

  75. Need some help please...
    ... back with a vengence. I took a muscle relaxant (not valium ...started with a 'd') to deal with that as i was at...
    ... what was the drug you took last night? Valium isn't a muscle relaxant. It's a tanquilizer. The genreic...