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I started experimenting with painkillers my junior year. I had 12 pills of Vicodin over a period of 4 days, I mixed it with alcohol, advil, Zyrtec and other things. I got really sick and was in the hospital for 3 weeks. I missed a lot of school and lost a lot of friends. Now, I've been 2 months clean and have a great support system keeping me clean. When you use and abuse substances you lose those who are close to you and you lose time with the ones you love.

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Categories: Alcohol, Family, Other Drugs, Opiates, Prescription Drugs, Recovery

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January 23, 2013 | Julie

Thank you for sharing your story—and congratulations on two months clean. I’m happy to hear that you have a great support system to help you through. All the best to you!

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