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  1. Vicodin Question
    ... alcoholic.....I also have an addictive personality. Vicodin is one of the most abused pain pills around. If you ... take more then suggested, your gonna be in trouble... Vicodin are very addictive. Most of the folks here are fighting ... withdrawals from Vicodin and Oxycontin, another pain med. I withdrew from ... pain pills, known as Norco, they are like vicodin ,Hydrocodone. It is an awful withdrawal...It can creep...
    ... Vicodin gives a great buzz, especially if you are not used...
    ... wrong. See I always thought it was no big deal, Vicodin is actually Hydrocodone and Acetonaminephine (tylenol...
    ... Avoid taking the Vicodin at all costs Mike. Take it from me...don't ruin your...

  2. Going Crazzy
    ... something, I take 1/2 of 7.5 500mg of hydrocodone ( vicodin ), or 800mg of Ibuprofen. My pain is there constant...
    ... it hurts the same coming off them. I hope the vicodin has come through. It is not going to be a cure all...
    ... you seen to know what you're doing. I have been off vicodin for 2 weeks and am wondering if It's ok to drink alcohol...

  3. What A Battle This Is
    ... While percocet can not be called in, I believe that Vicodin can. Perhaps you can ask them to call in a script...
    ... While percocet can not be called in, I believe that Vicodin can. Perhaps you can ask them to call in a script...

  4. How can I help my MOM????
    ... know what to do. My mom takes methadone, percocet, vicodin , xanax, and when she can get her hands on it oxy....

  5. Question on doctor shopping
    ... her. My guess is she is abusing opiates-percocet, vicodin , etc. I wouldn’t call the pharmacies or dr’s about...

  6. Help! I need some input on Suboxone, Please!
    ... the last two years trying to get off of Percocet/ Vicodin . I've been on them for 4 years, it started with a...

  7. Sigh... this is incredibly hard
    ... I was addicted to Norco , which is a type of Vicodin , just a higher dose I think. 10 milligrams. 60 pills...
    ... you and your posts I have been able to quit taking vicodin (10 to 15 a day habit) your posts have always inspired...

  8. vicodin addict seeks immediate help
    ... nothing about addiction, but I would think reducing vicodin by 2 tabs first week, 3 tabs next week and so on would...
    ... aday. 10 milligram Norco which is similiar or is a Vicodin , just higher dose is all. I love being clean, my life...
    ... I also was addicted to vicodin and percocet...........when I could not take it any...

  9. Is addiction ever justified?
    ... 240 a month in about 3 years, then I was switched to vicodin , 180 a month but they made me sick to the stomach...

  10. What relieves pain if you can't take pain pills?
    ... He went to the doctor today and they offered him vicodin and he said no. Thanks! To those that remember...

  11. I'm getting frightened!
    ... posts, there is room for some concern. The amount of vicodin that you are taking every day is about 2x the amount ... then I would see another opinion. The max dose of vicodin should be 8 per day. If you are in a lot of pain,...
    ... You are becoming tolerant to Vicodin and like others have said the concern is too much ... Oxycodone is about 50% stronger than Hydrocodone ( Vicodin ). You may have heard of Percocet which is Oxycodone ... and Tylenol, and Vicodin is Hydrocodone and Tylenol. If you are using these...

  12. i think im addicted to percocet...
    ... wisdom tooth issue back in december and they gave me vicodin . i didnt get the teeth taken out yet b/c i dont have ... medical, but the vicodin was to help the pain from an infection i had regarding ... tooth...well, the infection went away and i ran out of vicodin and i suffered from withdrawals for a bit.. then...
    ... the process in the butt right now. Stop the opiate ( Vicodin , right?) right now. You may have a day or two of...

  13. Ultram Help
    ... given Ultram before. Most of the time I've received Vicodin or Percocet.... Can anyone tell me a bit about...
    ... tylenol) for backpain, not the best relief really. Vicodin much better, but I don't like the buzz. The first...
    ... just as addictive as some of the other narcotics like vicodin and percocet. Like the narcotics, it can become emotionall ... adequate pain relief since it is not as potent as vicodin or certainly percocet, but in that regard it has worked...

  14. Please Help
    ... it. Thanks in advance! I have been addicted to Vicodin for the past 3 years. It started out that I was taking ... body pain. My doctor started by giving mee 100 500mg vicodin a month... within a year I was taking that plus more ... . I started to take Vicodin 500mg, 750mg, then went up to norco, Oxiycotton and ... something else, and filled in my OWN prescribtion of Vicodin . None the less I got caught, and my doctor told me...

  15. Another roadblock, or a couple dozen
    ... dont know where this is going to end. I am still off vicodin , 15 days now. Just cussed out a bill collector, felt...
    ... dont know where this is going to end. I am still off vicodin , 15 days now. Just cussed out a bill collector, felt...
    ... view my addiction? As you know, my drug of choice is vicodin . I am addicted to them---period. I have ambien,...

  16. 19months sober and facing surgery....any advice?
    ... and i was out the following morning. I was given vicodin which i through out and started on tylenol extra...

  17. Really sick, PLEASE help!
    ... in like 2-3 weeks. Usually feel fine if I have the vicodin , and I have like 200+ right now. But cant hardly...
    ... in like 2-3 weeks. Usually feel fine if I have the vicodin , and I have like 200+ right now. But cant hardly...
    ... in like 2-3 weeks. Usually feel fine if I have the vicodin , and I have like 200+ right now. But cant hardly...

  18. Dental Surgery - clean!
    ... for me, but especially because the doctor prescribed Vicodin and told me the pain and swelling afterward would ... could recommend only ibuprofen (Advil/Motrin) or the Vicodin , and didn't know of anything in between. For future...
    ... still need some pain relief, I'd probably be hooked on Vicodin by now for sure. As far as Toradol, a fellow recovering...
    ... for me, but especially because the doctor prescribed Vicodin and told me the pain and swelling afterward would ... could recommend only ibuprofen (Advil/Motrin) or the Vicodin , and didn't know of anything in between. For future...

  19. Please Read
    ... & electric huh? LOL I just traded an addiction to vicodin for an addiction to Healthboards. Do have good news ... in the 1st place (lol) I am 12 days clean from vicodin . Havent gotten but maybe 15 hours of sleep from Friday ... attacks, I stress & worry alot, but I HAVENT TAKEN ANY VICODIN ! Or any narcotic pain pills of any kind! I am glad...

  20. Vicodin withdrawal
    ... without any opiates and I was taking over 100 mg of vicodin a day. Sometimes as much as 200mgs. I quit cold turkey...

  21. day 8
    ... Or is that just prolonging the same addiction as vicodin ? Surely IT SEEMS as though whenever you quit either...

  22. I love a recovering alcoholic who cannot tell the truth
    ... this woman...just like I'm an addict to the demon vicodin pill. LOL. Lord, I hope I'm not sitting there 30...

  23. i have questions-loved one is an addict but...
    ... Fine Chyna, I am a recovering vicodin addict. I have had other addictions as well. Point...

  24. Quitting Smoking
    ... realized it was an ADDICTION...just like my addiction to vicodin . I never thought of them as the same thing...more ... is an addiction. Yes, it's legal, but so were my vicodin . For some people, smoking is a "habit", but for those...

  25. 20+vic daily recovery
    ... quit or SERIOUSLY think about QUITTING. I loved vicodin /hydrocodone. There is "STRONG LANGUAGE." I AM NOT ... know if my story will help YOUR OWN personal case of Vicodin addiction. MY story is just to give YOU HOPE! THERE ... about hydro addiction saying "I have been taking 5 vicodin a day, everyday for the past year." Then they go...

  26. Day Two
    ... Calming actually. I didnt cry much at all when taking vicodin . I remember alot of times that I almost had to force...

  27. Day six... so awesome
    ... Today is my sixth day being free of the " Vicodin dragon". And before I go off on my story I'd just...

  28. Day 7 of no hooch!
    ... have taken, ultram is my worst enemy, i got over the vicodin and darvocet but this is crazy. That is amazing...

  29. Major doses of Oxycontin
    ... never ever ever go back there----I started on just vicodin too by the way and it increased from there...it always...

  30. !st post, Need Help....
    ... Here it is in a nutshell, I do take loratab and vicodin es. I am now also taking Ultram as well. Although ... skyrocketed. Here is a list of my meds Loratab 10/500 Vicodin Es 7.5/750 Ativan 1 mG Prozac Naproxen Soma Zanaflex...

  31. HELP ME!! Dr's advice good?
    ... my body is not sensitive. I take at least 100mg of vicodin a day and I can still feel the Valerian. Actually...

  32. Oxycotin Users Please Help
    ... to get opiates for legitimate pain.It started with Vicodin and grew to Oxycontin.My mother in law (ex now)and...

  33. day 3 clean
    ... Been super busy around here. Last time I took any vicodin was 1-9-07 at 3pm. So I have made it 20 days or so...

  34. Day 4 with no slips!
    ... MEDS THAT I SHOULD TAKE BEFORE I DETOX & W/D FROM VICODIN AT HOME?...

  35. My Story
    ... clinic. At the clinic I met a girl who was selling vicodin , Methadone clinics are a great way to meet people ... least the one I went to, that day began my journey of vicodin addiction. I spent approximately 6 years addicted ... to vicodin , whatever I could find. At my worst I was taking ... homeowner, all while being horribly addicted to the vicodin . I had several connections to buy them from and getting...

  36. New To Board
    ... me problem is trivial but here it is. I've been on vicodin since August of this year after having back surgery...
    ... tigerlily has real legititmate pain that requires vicodin ?..after all, back surgery is a huge deal and you can...
    ... my pain was not being totally controlled with the vicodin . I guess I could take more of the vicodin but I just...

  37. opana
    ... for back pain/surgery. Recently have switched from vicodin 5mg 4-5 a day to 20 mg of opana 2 a day. It seems...
    ... the internet. I found myself needing more and more vicodin and did the withdrawal thing. All are prescribed...

  38. rehab for the uninsured?
    ... tried it and it didnt do ANYTHING for me. I am on VICODIN and HIGH doses. I suggest you dont take that if at ... possible. You think the w/d from ultram are bad... vicodin (for ME) is the most horrible thing that I cannot...

  39. calling out
    ... shot heroin and cocaine and at the end took 25-30 vicodin a day! If I can do it, anybody can do it!! Have...

  40. Former hydro user-just needed to post
    ... a part of my soul. When I was very 1st prescribed vicodin (15mg a day back in '01) I was also given elavil and...

  41. have a question
    ... correct.. vicodin . It's a narcotic that can be addictive...

  42. 15 Hours Vic Free
    ... Have you ever gone thru w/d before or quit taking Vicodin ?...

  43. what happens if
    ... addictive personality, being previuosly addicted to Vicodin for a few years, and I do have to say that I find...

  44. wife(xanax) + hubby(vicodin)= MESS
    ... year old body. That started him on the path to his vicodin addiction. In addition, this is when I started ... kept coming up a few days short and ended up buying vicodin until he could get a patch refill. I put a stop to ... ccomplished. But...it backfired on me. He started buying vicodin so he wouldn't withdrawl. During this whole ordeal...

  45. Please, I need advice
    ... tapered for 4 days. But, I was taking 150-200 mg of Vicodin a day, equiv. to 15-20 10mg. Seems that even when...

  46. Just checking in with taper
    ... sharing. I know what you mean. I tried to taper off the Vicodin for 4 days and it wasnt any better. I believe that...

  47. Addicted to VICODIN & HATING LIFE
    ... ages 2 1/2. 6 & 8. I have been full-blown addicted to vicodin STEADILY since April '06. Before that I was addicted ... happened when I take them in excess of 3,000/mg of Vicodin a month. Roughly 12-20 pills a day. I tried several ... find ANY instances of someone who was RECOVERD from Vicodin addiction as full blown as mine. I am talking average...
    ... want to have to W/D from ANYTHING else once I get the VICODIN over with. Also, I dont have health insurance, so...
    ... the way that I have an addicted personality and that vicodin & speed probably arent my only weaknesses. You are...
    ... mental image of my life NOW vs. how it was BEFORE the vicodin (what I can still remember) I am writing letters...
    ... matter, I was (and am and always will be) addicted to vicodin . IF they were here, I'd take them. So, they will...
    ... Wow! You are truly strong to quit Vicodin and now stop smoking. I will pray for you. Something ... terribly afriad of is that everyone around me gets vicodin and my doctor has not cut me off. As a matter of fact ... quit c/t and went thru 4 days w/d, I went back to the vicodin with the understanding that this time, I just wouldnt ... to 1998. Quit that and in 2001 was taking 100 (5mg) vicodin a month. When that doctor cut me off I started back ... Then in 2004 I was right back where I started on the vicodin . Going to dentists offering free exams, finally had ... all 4 abcess wisdoms pulled. I found ways to get the vicodin all the way up to April 06 when I started seeing this ... get out of bed that day because she doesnt have any vicodin . Or when Prom gets here and I cannot buy her the dress...
    ... morning. But, soon as I realized that there are no Vicodin then I would lay back down & feel depressed. Hopefully...

  48. I am knee deep in my VICODIN ADDICTION & HATING LIFE
    ... friends know this) I am knee deep in my addiction to Vicodin . I have been taking them STEADILY (meaning havent ... 10mg) from my doc. So, I take roughly 3,000mg of Vicodin a month. In EXCESS of 12 pills a day. I tried going...

  49. House
    ... really do a great job of showing house's addiction to vicodin . I know he's just acting.. but I end up really feeling...

  50. tapering and tired of it all....
    ... helpful to me this past week when I was coming off a Vicodin binge. I too have been in a horrible depression. Can...

  51. need support
    ... hooked on vicodin need support, tryin to get off :)...
    ... am beginning to have a nervous breakdown. I took Vicodin off/on for 11 years and never really got past 60 days...

  52. 4 days Vic Free
    ... what has helped me to make it through the past 4 days vicodin free. This is going to sound so strange, but I really ... was overwhelmed with the truth. I am addicted to vicodin . How in the world did I get there? I am 4 days vic...

  53. Morphine
    ... experience. My question is how does morphine differ from vicodin and oxycontin and all the other popular painkillers...
    ... morphine is an opiate and just as dangerous as percocet, vicodin , lortab, darvocet, etc. All of the above are highly...

  54. I have a problem and I need help..don't know where to turn..vic's are my problem
    ... that have givin me reason to get scripts filled for vicodin , tylenol 3's, etc...I got hooked and went to the extent...
    ... quite frequently giving me a cough scription that has vicodin in it....i use to save it for the hard nights and...

  55. Painkiller addiction is horrible, I am trying to stop and trying to get a plan . . .
    ... fms arthritis) became dependant on Lortab similar to vicodin for the last 9 years to keep pain away enough to be...

  56. Stadol Withdrawal
    ... from withdrawal & how to make it easier. I also have Vicodin and was told it could be controled by taking Vicodin...
    ... lot of people here who's lives were taken over from vicodin . Be very careful....

  57. I'm Addicted...
    ... in my system at any one time. I started out on Vicodin when I twisted my ankle while running and the doctor...

  58. New Here
    ... today this is my 2nd attempt to kick my 20 pill a day vicodin habit. The first Dr. I saw was back in Texas about ... having these cravings I decided to get back on the vicodin . I came back to Ohio to stay with family for the year ... usually takes at least 4 months. I have been addicted to vicodin for the last 2 years and 2 months and have taken between...

  59. My Norco Addiction - going on 5 years
    ... accident. I spent the next 4 months in an oxycodone or vicodin stupor, washing down at least 10 pills a day with...

  60. Norco/Vicodin Addiction, going on 5 years
    ... accident. I spent the next 4 months in an oxycodone or vicodin stupor, washing down at least 10 pills a day with...

  61. Hi I am new need inspiration
    ... addiction for me. I did breakdown today however and take 4 vicodin because of the stomach pain and I had to work. Stay...

  62. Sticking to taper schedule, it's tough, but I'm hanging in there!
    ... plan, I only have one question. I have been taking 6 vicodin pills a day and ran out friday. I called the doc and ... she could see me on monday. Do I ask her for more vicodin (and she will give it to me) so that I may try the ... right now. I am on hour number 52 without any more vicodin ........and its been a living hell!! Please let me...

  63. Since I'm pretty new here, I'd really like to get to know everyone a bit
    ... I was a pill popper, taking as many as 30-35 vicodin 10mg's a day right before I quit. Been clean since...
    ... workmans comp. That workmans comp dr prescribed me 100 vicodin every 4 weeks and at first I never touched them I...

  64. Liver or kidney?
    ... can cause liver failure and death....it's not the vicodin ...it's the tylenol....i overdosed once on tylenol3...

  65. Ultram Question...Please Read!
    ... tell you that. The withdrawls from it are worse than vicodin . They were for me. From what I understand it is because...

  66. 3 Days Clean...Sort of
    ... muscle relaxers-I've had it all. But nothing beats a Vicodin . I gotta go, but your post reminded me of something...

  67. Vicodin addiction...please help
    ... I really understand where you are. I have been on vicodin for two years. I would take them for pain at first...

  68. performer needs real help
    ... i cant stop taking vicodin . i am and actor, and a good one at that i guess ... stop taking these drugs. i take 10 to 13 a day. vicodin . it has been about a year now and i have stopped...

  69. Finally Serious Enough to Stop Opiates-1st day
    ... actually participating, this is scary. I have been using vicodin and percocets for the last 5 years. It started out ... heavy stress at work (this was my reason for starting vicodin ). I had a co-worker who had hurt her back and she ... wouldn't leave her alone until a scored some more vicodin s off her. This went on for about six months until ... tolerance I have now and they lasted so much longer than vicodin s. Low and behold she had back surgery and ... I found web sites on the Internet that would send vicodin 10/325, 90 count. I was taking anywhere from 12-18...

  70. cravings
    ... Can anyone tell me how long the 'craving' for vicodin lasts after the last one is used? I was on it for...

  71. Lortab addiction.....help ?
    ... But the Medical show where the Dr. is addicted to Vicodin . Forgive me for my 45 y.o. " senior moment " LOL...

  72. New here...
    ... posting and Im a bit nervous. I am a 26 year old with a Vicodin addiction. I got hooked on them after being perscribed...

  73. Daaaaaaay 3333333333333
    ... I wanted to post my crazy story. I started taking vicodin s 5 years ago and I quit for 10months once when I was ... carpal tunnel and workmans comp doctors wrote me 100 vicodin every month for free! Needless to say me AND my husband...

  74. on-line body cleansers/ detox: CRAVINGS
    ... I had to take vicodin for about 2 months for a broken finger that had to...

  75. I gave in to temptation...help please..I need words of encouragement :-(
    ... farthest thing from my mind. As long as I have the Vicodin , that's all I seemed to care about, till later on...
    ... farthest thing from my mind. As long as I have the Vicodin , that's all I seemed to care about, till later on...
    ... Hello all, As long as I have the Vicodin , that's all I seemed to care about, till later on ... staying clean take the additional step to dispose of all Vicodin and any other controlled substances. Additionally...