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  1. Smoking Cannabis After Drug Addiction?
    ... gotten off an addictive substance...i've been off of vicodin for about three months, and the other night i smoked...
    ... with marijuana and then back to my drug of choice ( vicodin ). One my suppose id be against using marijuana during...
    ... get caught up in the drug scene. Why did you take Vicodin for 3 mos.? You liked the feeling that it gave you...
    ... gotten off an addictive substance...i've been off of vicodin for about three months, and the other night i smoked ... often you smoke - congratulations on stopping the vicodin though, that's gotta be tough - but from my personal...

  2. How do I stop?
    ... think is reasonable advice, having experience with vicodin addiction myself... 1. find a way to cut yourself...

  3. SARANDIPTIY IS BACK FROM REHAB! Hi, Im Sara, and Im and Addict!
    ... we take for granted every day. I am addicted to Vicodin and am trying to taper off. There are days when those...

  4. Sub MDs,and Mds in general..ANGRY!!! grr..
    ... on the sub as I am on methadone for my prior 15/day vicodin habit (the 10/325s so about 150 mgs. a day of the...

  5. Sub Question-PLEASE help!
    ... say. For what it's worth, my doc said that oxy or vicodin should will only be detectable in the system for a...

  6. To fisherpard and other sub users
    ... am hoping somebody can help me out. I have been on vicodin for a few years for chronic pain that I will always...

  7. Vicodin Issues
    ... My struggle with vicodin did not start in a medical setting. I was simply introduced...

  8. Dangerous Territory
    ... voluntarily, sort of because of my husband and doctor) off Vicodin and weaning slowly. Well, now I'm at the point where ... I could capture some of that good feeling that the Vicodin had given me. After drinking it, though, I didn't ... to get "high" (or drunk) to take the place of the Vicodin . Is this another problem that I'm going to have to ... stop using, but I'm truly mourning the loss of the Vicodin and how it made me feel. I had not yet gotten to the...
    ... there is a part of me that does not want to stop the Vicodin . It just makes life so much easier. But I have helped ... another question. My husband doles out my tapering Vicodin every morning and I'm supposed to be dividing it and...
    ... have no chance of ever meeting them. When I found the Vicodin I suddenly felt like I could do anything and could...

  9. Today starts my new life
    ... Well today is the day I stop taking oxycodone and/or vicodin . I have been taking about 50 to 60 mgs of either ... oxycodone 5mg tabs or vicodin es every day for about 3 weeks. Prior to that I have ... could have very easily called the doc who gave me the vicodin and he would have gladly called me in some more but...
    ... the weekend. My hubby's friend has been giving him vicodin Saturday night and Sunday....even asked if I wanted...
    ... Pretty weird...I was at a friends house and found some Vicodin in an envelope in her bathroom drawer. Written on...

  10. Coming off lortab (heavy use) what to expect
    ... Hydrocodone/Acetomenophen (sp?), more commonly known as Vicodin . I just recently kicked a Vicodin habit. I was taking...

  11. Question on behavior with certain substances in post-Detox life
    ... I myself do not drink at all and I was addicted to vicodin for two years. Also remember ER is just a TV show...

  12. Vicodin Addicition
    ... project." The so-called confidence that you get from vicodin is not confidence at all but just a false sense of ... security. Stay on vicodin long enough and your "confidence" will turn into a ... fool yourself, the positive way that you speak of vicodin is false, just ask anyone on here who has been through ... is not as good as it was before I started abusing vicodin . I am sorry but your post came off as a bit non...
    ... For the past five years or so I have been taking vicodin more or less daily. I have never taken more than...
    ... For the past five years or so I have been taking vicodin more or less daily. I have never taken more than...
    ... if this is an option for you (meaning you have the vicodin , and either someone to administer it properly or an...
    ... you, I don't really know, seeing as to how I took vicodin for less dignified reasons. I HIGHLY RECOMEND speaking ... doesn't repeat itself. As far as not having any vicodin anymore, if you're talking about the pain-relief,...

  13. 911 oxy alert
    ... myself several times before I was able to stay off of vicodin which is an opiate like oxy. I did this because I...

  14. My Moment of Truth
    ... the doctor with my husband yesterday regarding my Vicodin addiction. This was after my husband came home the ... the doctor was going to write me a prescription for Vicodin and send me on my way, even though I knew that was ... taking a lot of it. He suggested a slow taper off the Vicodin and gave me Strattera, which he said was a medication ... that might give me the same stimulating effect the Vicodin did. I have not tried it yet, so I don't know. I asked ... the time I got home he had already hidden all the Vicodin that I had and has been doling the tapering schedule ... going to have that good feeling again. I know that Vicodin is a horrible drug that causes horrible addictions ... the lies, and lying is not something I did before Vicodin came into my life. I would appreciate any and...
    ... Thank you for your responses. I was taking about 4-5 Vicodin -ES per day, which I think is kind of a low dose even ... can't imagine feeling better than when I take the Vicodin . I hope one day I will post on here and say the same...

  15. Hydrocodone - Coming Off
    ... wall for a few days. We used to jokingly refer to vicodin as 'Grumpodin', due to the pissy, depressed, grumpy...

  16. What are the negative effects of narcotics?
    ... matter what the dose. But if you take things like Vicodin or Percocet, then the high amount of Tylenol you ingest...

  17. Today Is The Day (2nd Chapter)
    ... Now I have been put on a tapering schedule for Vicodin which my husband doles out to me every morning, and...
    ... Now I have been put on a tapering schedule for Vicodin which my husband doles out to me every morning, and...

  18. is this the start of withdrawls?
    ... about the last 2 months i either taken a percocet or vicodin almost every day. mainly percs, with just a few vicodins ... percocet (my main enemy) and about 30 hours since i had a vicodin . i just woke up from a nap and started having nausea...
    ... about the last 2 months i either taken a percocet or vicodin almost every day. mainly percs, with just a few vicodins ... percocet (my main enemy) and about 30 hours since i had a vicodin . i just woke up from a nap and started having nausea...

  19. For Those With "Clean Time"
    ... attempts to get clean any other way. I battled with vicodin , oxys and finally heroin for about six years. I know...

  20. yay! off and not so terrible!
    ... was wondering what I was going to do as far as my Vicodin addiction (up to an average of about 300 mgs a day ... can say that. Granted, it's only been 6 days of NO Vicodin , but trust me, I was scared to DEATH of quitting and...

  21. Starting Suboxone on Friday...Questions!
    ... really feel for you in this situation. In my opinion, vicodin is a drug that IS right on the edge of being manageable...

  22. been away, need help!
    ... eliminates the desire for other addictive drugs--say, Vicodin , Oxycontin, etc and stops the withdrawal symptoms...

  23. suboxone taper/detox-post experiences...
    ... off a different opiate such as heroin, hydrocodone ( Vicodin ), oxycodone (oxycontin), etc. If that is not possible...

  24. Please help me Get off of the Pain Killers!
    ... this is too long. I have been on pain killers (7.5 Vicodin and percocets) for the last 3 to 4 years, and I really ... realization that I do have a problem. I was getting 180 7.5 Vicodin and 180 Percocet's every month. THAT IS 360 PILLS ... times. As of right now, I have stopped taking the vicodin , and I am only getting the 180 percocets each month...
    ... this is too long. I have been on pain killers (7.5 Vicodin and percocets) for the last 3 to 4 years, and I really ... realization that I do have a problem. I was getting 180 7.5 Vicodin and 180 Percocet's every month. THAT IS 360 PILLS ... times. As of right now, I have stopped taking the vicodin , and I am only getting the 180 percocets each month...

  25. Quick ? About Drug Testing
    ... Methadone usage. I take meth for chronic pain (along with vicodin for breakthru pain). It's all legal and I take...

  26. first day at the clinic
    ... confided in him that I'd just gotten a refill of 120 vicodin a few days before my first dose). That refill, although...

  27. Alice, Jen, Rockingham....HELP!?!? MMT questions
    ... reference as another addict's story, okay? I was using vicodin , percocet, & percodan for over 20 years. Reality ... Friday and couldn't be seen until Monday. I got 120 vicodin on Saturday & binged like crazy over the weekend. ... Monday, after taking about 6-8 vicodin , I went to the clinic. The counselors began the intake ... I immediately stopped having thoughts about taking vicodin . For the first time in years, & I'm serious--I mean...

  28. Is this a crazy idea?
    ... heroin. It is one hell of a "jump down" from oxy to vicodin . You gotta start at an amount that is not lethal...
    ... what I am doing right now--tapering down Oxy with Vicodin . (S.H.--I understand how you feel.) My cousin, who ... I've had. I kept asking myself.."why--even on the Vicodin --does it feel like such heavy withdrawal without the ... control problems, was prescribed them, to replace her Vicodin s. So...instead of sharing her Vicodins--I was sharing...

  29. Goodbye Everyone! Im Off to Rehab!
    ... huge, giantic I mean bigger than life pill that had Vicodin across it. It was the size of a car tire!! I was so...

  30. What have I done?
    ... taking 4-5 pills a day of oxycodone, but I switched to Vicodin because the oxycodone was so hard to get. So I don...
    ... with other people going through the very same thing-- vicodin addiction. Yes, others had experienced oxycontin ... and we are not happy anymore. For me, it was the vicodin because just as you said, the percocet is hard to ... put almost all of the other drugs away, and with the vicodin , percodan, percocet, whatever...as long as it ended ... compared to the $300-$500/mth. I used to spend on the vicodin . It is hard to keep up when you are taking 15, give ... money and of course, the opportunity to be free of the vicodin s, the best thing this methadone program has given ... am worried the "good thoughts" that surrounded the vicodin will come back to me in full force. That is why I...
    ... recently, with HUGE fibromyalgia pain. they gave me vicodin for it. now my doc has given me more. I can't stand...

  31. suboxone question....
    ... i took my last vicodin last night (tuesday). i have an appt with a family ... physician i found that treats vicodin addicts with suboxone. my question is....can you ... start it after being off of the vicodin for one full day?? also, is it really worth it to...
    ... suboxone (buprenorphine and naloxone combined) versus Vicodin (hydrocodone). Suboxone may be covered by your insurance ... , while Vicodin may not be. The naloxone element in the Suboxone ... more than an hour after the dose is absorbed, than Vicodin . So you may find yourself to be more productive under ... the influence of Suboxone if the high of Vicodin is getting in your way. However, after using Vicodin ... would clean, but one could say the same things about Vicodin too. You mention whether or not it is safe to start ... the Suboxone after being off Vicodin for a full day. Yes, that is more than long enough...
    ... doesn't give you any kind of a high even close to what Vicodin can. It doesn't make you "lazy" either. When I first ... ll see what I mean. Doc said I couldn't take any Vicodin after 6pm Monday night and my appointment was at 9am ... Tuesday. Depending on how much Vicodin you take and for how long that is how he decided when...

  32. vicodin addiction, need help...
    ... panic attacks)...so far it hasn't done anything for my vicodin cravings.......

  33. I read his first post now~
    ... relapse. I believe that RD did feel remorse for taking Vicodin or why else would he even bother to post. Wellman...
    ... relapse. I believe that RD did feel remorse for taking Vicodin or why else would he even bother to post. Wellman...
    ... relapse. I believe that RD did feel remorse for taking Vicodin or why else would he even bother to post. Wellman ... instructed me and I have no desire to continue taking vicodin beyond this, and will not. The desire to get a buzz ... from vicodin is behind me for good. I hated even having to take...

  34. I find it interesting
    ... Ryan'sdad. He has evidently been struggling with a vicodin addiction for quite some time and berating those on ... gallbladder out at what he claims is 15 days without vicodin ? Why do I read on here the same from so many others...
    ... clean for 10 months and shortly after I stopped taking vicodin I had to have my teeth worked on because all the years...

  35. REHAB: scariest, but BEST DECISON IVE EVER MADE: Trying not to back out
    ... the same meds she was when she went in treatment, Vicodin , Soma, and Ambien. I told her my situation, full time...

  36. Dallas Alice - MMT Stabilization
    ... the new movie story? How there can be "life after vicodin " ones as well? Ok, so my kids and I went to see Alien...
    ... to either going on the methadone or coming off the vicodin . It turned out to be a result of withdrawal from ... the vicodin , and after a week of the 5 mg. increase, it has finally ... hours because we were either younger or we had some vicodin (or maybe something else) to help us with the next...

  37. Philster or anyone I have a question
    ... bladder out on Wednesday, the surgeon wanted to give me vicodin and I said no. He gave me a prescription for Reglan...

  38. a methadone withdrawal
    ... thoughts while caught up in the mad, mad world of vicodin addiction), and you wrote me back that you thought...

  39. An important suggestion
    ... safe" way to take the pills. People who die from vicodin , lortab, norco addiction(THE ONES WHO DON'T JUST OUTRIGHT...

  40. Not sure why I'm here...
    ... hoping to accomplish. I know that I'm addicted to Vicodin , and I know that it's getting w-a-a-y out of control...

  41. One day Down
    ... ears. I read an article in the L.A. Times, that heavy Vicodin users were going deaf because of the heavy opiate...

  42. Screwed & in full W/d's......now what!?!?!?
    ... doctor at my clinic told me about the being on my vicodin and then starting the methadone. I was taking anywhere ... me that helped was that I could go ahead and take a vicodin if I felt I needed one...if I got a headache, if my...

  43. My new take on Suboxone!
    ... addictive. Its like speed but legal because its a RX. Vicodin is only CIII compared to Ritalin. Of course it will...

  44. Vicodin & Pregnancy...?
    ... I was given Vicodin in my pregnancy for Gallstones everything should be...
    ... I took Vicodin in my 6,7, and 8th months of preg. (3 per day, 5 mg...

  45. Might be pregnant...
    ... I am currently taking on average 10-15 Vicodin ES a day. If I'm pregnant how will this affect the...

  46. 60 days clean and worried....
    ... the button to make it give me a dose :) I was on vicodin for at least 3-4 weeks after I got home also. Many...

  47. Lynn
    ... highs and lows--like you get from, say, an Oxy or a Vicodin . I do know that Sub is an opiate. And that, to a certain ... January, she's been on Oxycontin....with some Rxs of Vicodin . So.....that's exactly what I'M on. She offers me ... starting having spinal fusions, etc, etc. She went from Vicodin s....to Oxys. The one time she had morphine (Ms. Contin...

  48. Can't get off Lortab
    ... really works! I was taking 50-60 Lorcet,Lortab or Vicodin per day, purchased off the street at $180 per day...

  49. Let's go onto something else
    ... time....hope it helps......chef Are lortabs and vicodin the same? If so no I have not taken any today. The...
    ... versions of hydrocodone and acetaminophen amounts vary. Vicodin , Lortab, Lorcet, Norco, etc….. all the same deal...

  50. Rock bottom? More like "huge sharp boulders" bottom!
    ... few percs, run out w/in 2 1/2 weeks, then go to the vicodin which he's called in for me every time until the next...

  51. Hydrocodone Addiction - Need some help...
    ... t think I've gone more than 8 hours without taking vicodin . I was up to 25-30 7.5 a day. I tapered with help...

  52. I messed up
    ... wholesale reps and I knew one who was horribly addicted to vicodin . She offered me 50.00 four five of them once and I...
    ... down today and figured it out. I have been taking vicodin continously since Feb of 03. That is alot of wasted ... throat which I stopped in 1999, and now 1.5 years of vicodin abuse. What in the hell have I been thinking? If I...

  53. Philster I got a question
    ... in income. Would it be advisable to take 1/2 to one vicodin to get through this meeting, so I don't appear to...

  54. Its to hard
    ... for me. I visualize kicking the crap out of a big vicodin like that cigarette commercial for nicorette. Ryan...

  55. Question about methadone..
    ... detox only prolonged the detox. Once, I took one vicodin on day 3, and the withdrawals didn't start getting...

  56. I am stopping vicodin starting tommorrow
    ... I would like to know why your Doctor prescribed Vicodin for Gallstones, instead of performing a very simple ... that, I congratulate you on your decision to stop the Vicodin . I can not tell you about the withdrawals from it...
    ... [QUOTE=Ryan'sDad]I have been taking vicodin for a year due to gallstone pain. I have gotten the...
    ... life. After a failed back surgery I was taking vicodin , neurotin, percocet, and methadone. I felt so crappy ... that I worked hard just to get down to taking Vicodin . I am a police officer and I never had respect for ... became dependent on pain meds myself. Getting off of Vicodin can be very very challenging. My wife is a doctor ... decrease worked well for me. The good thing about Vicodin is that you can cut the tablets. instead of two tabs...
    ... the time I go back to work I will have been off of vicodin nine days, I probably won't feel completely back to...
    ... few days in that I am irritable. I began taking vicodin about four years ago for legitimate reasons and I ... result of my constant tiredness and irritability from vicodin . God willing this is where I get off the vicodin...

  57. I am worried about myself..
    ... taking about 3 a day but for longer. I have been taking vicodin for a little over a year and I am commited to stopping...

  58. I need advise from those who have had addictions to vicodin please!
    ... Well, I quit vicodin , but still smoke, so who knows? If someone has taken ... vicodin for an extended period of time, they can expect to ... knew, never even suspected. He may have said that vicodin was easier to quit than smoking because cigarette ... get and to afford. There is a stigma with being a vicodin addict, it is not as easily obtainable, and you either ... know how/where he was getting it, but if access to vicodin is a difficult task, that may make it "seem" easier...
    ... friend who is a doctor, and found out that they were vicodin . When I confronted him, he lied over and over. Then...
    ... Hi dizzy, I am addicted to vicodin at this point in my life unfortunately. However I ... personel but when he was supposedly coming off of the vicodin did he want to have sex alot? Wanting to have sex ... libido is very surpressed when someone is abusing vicodin . These could be some clues to help you. I hope...
    ... to want to change. As a police officer and a former vicodin addict after back surgery, I can tell you that it...
    ... in one day and I am usually at 2-3 pills per day of vicodin 5-500, and it has effected me. Financially, my job ... he wants nothing more to do with me, prior to the vicodin abuse I never did that. Living with an addicted...

  59. I don't know what to do!!!
    ... dentist for a root canal, and he's been giving me vicodin for pain, and i've had all together like 48 pills...
    ... feeling and complete vanishing of the pain that the vicodin s gave me, I found that the ibuprofen took the worst ... will hopefully scare you into never taking another vicodin again! Good luck......
    ... ibuprofen for the pain and the garbage can for the vicodin ....
    ... dosage, so I am in so much pain even after I take the vicodin . I was wondering, how many advil can you take at...
    ... My root canal was yesterday. I've been taking vicodin and amoxocillin on and off for about 2 or 3 weeks ... beyond any other pain I have ever had. Maybe after the vicodin is gone I'll try ibuprophen....
    ... You've been taking vicodin for three weeks up to 1500 mgs a day? I'd stop...

  60. psychological addiction
    ... dose to get the little buzz they give. ive taken vicodin , percocet, xanax, and ambien, it seemed like everyone...

  61. Hi New Here Need Encouragment!!
    ... Ultram I always thought was more difficult then the vicodin , maybe because of its longer half life, but sounds...

  62. Anyone Out There With Ambien Addiction?
    ... and DO NOT beat yourself up about having to get the Vicodin refilled- I KNOW you have legitimate pain issues...

  63. Secretly addicted to vicodin-need a friend!
    ... until today I have never told anyone I am addicted to vicodin . It started about 2 years ago when my back went out ... become very good at it. I have found many ways to get vicodin , from raiding medican cabinets to faking hurt with...

  64. Oxy Witdrawl + I'm Pregnant
    ... months. Because of headaches I was given a script for vicodin . I kept my use pretty minimal during my pregnancy...

  65. How to tell valium tolerance vs. toxicity
    ... When I was withdrawing from vicodin , methadone, and neurontin, I had terrible panic attacks...

  66. pills in general
    ... stupid and im ready to stop. it could be anything ( vicodin , xanax, percocet, ambien), and i only take 1 a day...

  67. why do I feel so crummie comming off vicodin & oxycodone?
    ... seems like a great escape. Taking the oxycodone and vicodin not only gives me relief from physical pain but the...

  68. Still having withdawls?
    ... I'm hoping someone can help me with. I've been on Vicodin for over a year and the last year I was really abusing...

  69. 1st time here, addicted to Vicodin-7 months, PLEASE HELP.
    ... the same time as i begin my journey of coming off Vicodin . I definitely do not want to make it (my addiction ... enough to offer their support. I've been taking Vicodin for about 7 months due to an auto accident resulting...

  70. New Here need advice
    ... myself 8 months ago at work and have been taking 5mg vicodin ever since 6 per day today my doctor uped me to 8 ... now is dull my pain do you all think that 40 mg of vicodin per day is too much Thanks!...

  71. I'm getting help
    ... I mean at least 4 bottles of 80mg Oxy and alot of Vicodin . Nothing was worth the price my bro paid, it was like...
    ... I mean at least 4 bottles of 80mg Oxy and alot of Vicodin . Nothing was worth the price my bro paid, it was like...

  72. Tolerance to vicodin
    ... first five days or so. Do "drug holidays" work with vicodin ? I am going to be on this stuff for a while and would...

  73. Pain pills for life
    ... meds. I take 3 20 mg oxycontin per day and 1.5 5/500 vicodin for breakthru pain. There is NO WAY I would be able...

  74. Philster - I need you too for taper plan
    ... keep this short and sweet. I have been bingnig on vicodin since April. Found someone who can get me 10 mgs...
    ... keep this short and sweet. I have been bingnig on vicodin since April. Found someone who can get me 10 mgs...

  75. ...just a thought or two about depression and drugs..and how they interact during ...
    ... for some--i.e.; that 5 days of physical symptoms for Vicodin withdrawal will be followed by a day-by-day return...