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  1. My Final Withdrawal Begins... 5th April 2007
    ... patient, I also lost all access to the darvocet and Soma that I took. I am tapering myself from the soma...
    ... patient, I also lost all access to the darvocet and Soma that I took. I am tapering myself from the soma...
    ... suspicion why you didn't. Please do not take the soma I have found that it makes withdrawls more diffiult...
    ... completely stranded refusing to refill my prescription of Soma , another highly addictive drug that can cause seizures ... induce my own taper with my remaining pills of the Soma and hope for the best. As for how I am feeling...
    ... was inappropriate for me to do that. As far as soma ....it is non-narcotic and their is no evidence of...

  2. Starting suboxone tomorrow 1st April 2007
    ... xanax, but it's still scary. I did take a couple of soma just now but I have to get to bed soon. Sheez. The...

  3. Quitting the Loratab, on my own terms, I hope 23rd March 2007
    ... the w/d easier. I have some ativan and valuim, and soma and zanaflex. So I hope I make it through this ok...

  4. Opaite Withdrawl will NOT go away! 21st March 2007
    ... Ativan and Valium, muscle relaxants like carisoprodol ( Soma ), etc.; these do not really help as much as you might...

  5. Tossed Out By My Pain Management Doctor Today! 27th February 2007
    ... prescribing (which at the time was just darvocet and soma ). The primary care doctor felt I needed something...

  6. Weening Off Percocet Question 8th February 2007
    ... fentanyl patches 600 mcgs/day, methadone-80 mg 3 x/day, soma 350mg 4x/day, etc, etc.....all at the same time, and...
    ... and feel much better after my percocet and 1/2 of soma get in me. I am only taking 4 percocets a day and ... 2 soma s. Not bad for being 2 weeks out today. I probably...
    ... and feel much better after my percocet and 1/2 of soma get in me. I am only taking 4 percocets a day and ... 2 soma s. Not bad for being 2 weeks out today. I probably...

  7. What relieves pain if you can't take pain pills? 30th January 2007
    ... I've been in recovery for soma addiction for almost 14 years now. When I went into...

  8. Another roadblock, or a couple dozen 24th January 2007
    ... addicted to them---period. I have ambien, xanax, soma , flexeril all in my medicine cabinet and I could care...

  9. How Bad Is Soma to Stop? 22nd January 2007
    ... Coder, im new to this board and i have been taking soma for 5 years due to herniated discs in my neck. My ... opinion is that soma is to me, more addictive than the vikes i take on ... basis!!! I could sooner stop the pain meds than the SOMA !! Im not even sure if there is w/d`s from these littlle...
    ... Coder, im new to this board and i have been taking soma for 5 years due to herniated discs in my neck. My ... opinion is that soma is to me, more addictive than the vikes i take on ... basis!!! I could sooner stop the pain meds than the SOMA !! Im not even sure if there is w/d`s from these littlle...
    ... Taking soma for that long is unbelieveable.........you better...
    ... Being on Soma for 5 years is not unbelivable or in the least bit ... or anything... I have heard mixed reviews about soma and its addiction properties. People do abuse it and...

  10. On several drugs...have a little advice.... 22nd January 2007
    ... to the following meds all at once. They are Norco, Soma , Fioricet, and recently added to it Klonopin, and...

  11. Please Read 20th January 2007
    ... killing me and no amount of pain pills, advil and soma was even taking the pain away. Ironically I had "slipped...

  12. Good with the bad, Literally.week off Vikes 11th January 2007
    ... .............. Then today, Wednesday, I took 2 Soma when i woke up. ( ive taken them 2 at a time for as ... today. I had just got my refills last nigh for the soma , and last week for the zanaflex. Now I have nothing...

  13. I need help ? 9th January 2007
    ... baths as you can. It will help. If you have access to soma or xanax or valium (I'm sure I'll get heat for saying...

  14. !st post, Need Help.... 6th January 2007
    ... Vicodin Es 7.5/750 Ativan 1 mG Prozac Naproxen Soma Zanaflex So as u can see it is not gna be easy...
    ... problems, but now I wake up and take a few advil and a soma if needed and my back's ok. I didn't need to be taking...

  15. HELP ME!! Dr's advice good? 5th January 2007
    ... Actually i felt the Valerian better than I did a Soma . Like I said, its YOUR call. I have heard alot...

  16. day 3 clean 4th January 2007
    ... like candy.. I'm going to taper off so I bought some Soma to prevent my legs from becoming restless If I'm off...

  17. DETOX w/d at home 4th January 2007
    ... to talk about now because I took 20mg of Vic and a soma , but this is in my heart. With love & prayers to...

  18. Need Help! Is Wife addicted to pain pills?? 2nd January 2007
    ... Hydrocodone (loracet 10\650, hydrocodone 10\650), soma , xanax, ambien. From what I can tell she has filled...

  19. Husband has been high for 5 days 1st January 2007
    ... issue with prescription drugs namely hydrocodone, soma , and xanax now and again. This has been coming between...

  20. Addicted to VICODIN & HATING LIFE 15th December 2006
    ... can do it! I found that taking xanax or valium or soma the first day or two and sleeping thru a lot of withdrawals...

  21. Not Getting Any Easier..Withdrawls are sabotaging me 8th December 2006
    ... know is a slightly lesser evil. But I also have the SOMA monster to face in the coming months. Lou...

  22. A Newcomer Struggling to Taper off Narcotics 16th November 2006
    ... combination of Hydrocodone 5's and Darvocet N-100 and Soma ever since. The surgery did not have the intended ... taken in 4 doses of 2 pills. I am still taking 3-4 Soma a day. I know that one is a nasty addicting drug...

  23. Happy Halloween.........28 days SOBER!!!! 31st October 2006
    ... reading the boards and the lady whose husband od'd on soma was soooo heart breaking!! I remember Adam being in ... a soma coma 2 times and it was so scary!!! He has lived...

  24. Husband Overdosed on Soma!! Help! 31st October 2006
    ... dangerous he just had a friend die of OD on those soma . I wish they would just look at all the deaths contributed...

  25. Been lurking for years, need advice 26th October 2006
    ... the other meds.... oh yeah I forgot to mention the SOMA . The more I think about it, it was when they changed ... my muscle relaxer to Soma that I started increasing the other meds without my...

  26. Tony$123 If You Are Here, PLEASE read this! 19th October 2006
    ... because you all have. I take about 15 10/325 a day and Soma at night. :) Really out of hand. I don't know if I...

  27. i'm new here 16th October 2006
    ... the HUGE secret I am hiding from everyone. I take Soma , methadone (when I cant find any lortab), and thats...

  28. 3 Days Clean...Sort of 12th October 2006
    ... of xanax for 10 years, I've given away most of the soma scripts I've had, and I actually have valium I've...
    ... problems with alcohol. I've also been prescribed Soma , Ritalin, Adderall (for alertness), Valium, Xanax...

  29. long term addiction/help 4th October 2006
    ... 4times a day=200 mg hydrocodone/tyneol 10,000mg) Soma 350 (4 pills @4 times a day=1,400mg corispadol) ...

  30. Off Ultram finally! Day 3 and hello to all! 11th September 2006
    ... just wanted to mention to be REALLY careful with the Soma your using during the daytime. It can be highly addicting...

  31. Looking for Help 11th September 2006
    ... helped the stomach issues. I slept fine. I took a soma one day, a xanax another, and Nyquil on the 3rd. ...

  32. Skelaxin Info. needed 7th September 2006
    ... that had a potential for abuse, was it Tramadol or Soma I am just curious? This medication is not anything...

  33. I'm back! Quit today... 2nd September 2006
    ... it through day 2. Yea, I smoked 1/2 a j. and took a soma yesterday and a half a xanax today (maybe yesterday...

  34. Desperately Need Help 1st September 2006
    ... diazepines like Valium, muscle relaxants like carisoprodol ( Soma ), etc.; these do not really help as much as you might...

  35. Soma and sick 22nd August 2006
    ... used to doing other stuff for pleasure instead of soma or any other drug. Make a list of pleasurable stuff...
    ... muscle cramps, it sucks! Someone please tell me if Soma is a narcotic or not, at least then I'd understand...
    ... taking. Caring about people instead of being high. Soma is a muscle relaxant, although its a death sentence...

  36. How long do wd's last? 9th July 2006
    ... diazepines like Valium, muscle relaxants like carisoprodol ( Soma ), etc.; these do not really help as much as you might...

  37. Fell down!!! 14th June 2006
    ... mind. I am on Day 13 now of my detox from Oxy, Percs, Soma , & Klonopin. Since the initial cold turkey day, I...

  38. WREN hows it going 9th June 2006
    ... Last night I did end up taking 2 10mg Ambien and a Soma . It wasn't for the buzz, believe me. I just could ... taking anything. I've felt tempted to take another Soma for the muscles, but I don't know if that's a good...
    ... Well day 3 is great I also dont know much about soma so I cant say anything about that but if you dont...
    ... better today. I only took 1 ambien last night and 1/2 soma and slept pretty good from about 9:30 p.m. to 2:00...

  39. relationships with recovered addicts 2nd June 2006
    ... gone without taking anything. I've taken Vicodin and Soma for over 2-3yrs..(too long obviously if I can't remember...

  40. bumping oxycontin 31st May 2006
    ... IT! Unlike you I started taking Vicodin 10mg and Soma for a messed up back I have. Unfortunately that is...

  41. Suboxone question?!?! 29th May 2006
    ... can kill you. Xanax is named specifically and so is Soma . You don't necessarily have to be off of any of them...

  42. Need Suboxone Info. 29th May 2006
    ... for a hydro and took 50 a day...aaarrrggghhh...... soma (carisoprodal) can be a mental addictive and we know ... for up to 2 weeks....if you can steer clear of the soma and benzo,you will find after time you are becoming...

  43. Working on day 36 29th May 2006
    ... only sleeping pill I haven't tried is lunesta. (sp) Soma used to put me out, but I haven't had any of that...

  44. addicted to soma 27th May 2006
    ... hi serinity; soma is a remake of 'miltown'. the first tranquiliser ever ... park compared to the other two. actually, xanax plus soma is a very bad combination-mixed with painkillers,...

  45. Hydrocodone withdrawls & need advice 23rd May 2006
    ... provide a little faith is all. I have taken Vicodin and Soma for over 2 yrs. now. Taking anywhere from 6-12 or...

  46. oxycodone, Soma, Klonopin~anyone ever get off all 3 in a relatively short time? 21st May 2006
    ... in the AM and 1/2 in the PM. Take your klonipin and soma AS DIRECTED BY YOUR DOCTOR, but time your Klonipin ... klonopin dose instead of your evening oxy dose. Take the Soma for sleep help as well as for the muscle issues. You ... process to get off Klonopin next, and worry about the soma or ambien or whatever last. Hope this is the direct...

  47. 22 y/o, chronic pain, but now I'm addicted...help! 18th May 2006
    ... some of the same receptors. If you have flexeril or soma that will help greatly with the leg and arm cramps...

  48. day 3 no pain killers 16th May 2006
    ... is great for Fibromyalgia. My mom sometimes takes Soma but I think staying in shape is good for it, too....

  49. Please help with advice ~ want to get off meds soooooon!! 7th May 2006
    ... Everyone, I have been on oxycodone (short-acting), Soma , and Klonopin for a couple of years now. I really ... and then wean off of the Lyrica). He switched the Soma to Skelaxin. I stopped the Soma and the Klonopin and ... as well and I started having w/d from the Klonopin/ Soma . Anyway, I just recently got insurance and it ... which is 10 mg of oxyIR 3 or 4 times a day, and one Soma and 1/2 to 1 mg Klonopin at night for sleep. I know...
    ... be able to sleep. The reason I started taking the Soma /Klonopin combination was to be able to get to sleep ... had bad insomnia. Do you think I should stop the Soma at the same time? What about the ambien that the...
    ... benzodiazepene. 1mg. of klonopin is equal to 20mg valium! soma is a remake of a tranquiliser from the late 50's called...
    ... acts on the gaba receptors just like klonopin and soma . alot of people become physically addicted to ambien...
    ... mg of motrin at bedtime along with something like soma (carisopridol) for the shakes and spasms. I REALLY...
    ... ckalski is righ- taper off of the klonopin, the soma and pain meds will help to cover the withdrawals.even ... though soma is benzo based-it is much easier to come off of than ... comfortable for a couple of weeks, but try not to up your soma or pain meds too much to cover the withdrawal. it ... fast off the benzo. next comes the pain meds. the soma is the easiest to taper off of. i speak from personal ... longer acting benzo, while very slowly tapering the soma and pain meds at the same time. switching to ambien ... you,and you will need more-maybe you are taking the soma now because it helps with your tolerance to klonopin...
    ... Wow-I didn't know that Soma was benzo based. I take Zyprexa too and I KNOW it...
    ... mg pills. I usually take 1/2 to 1 at night with the Soma . I have gotten by with occasionally taking 1/4 of ... during the day, too, but not often. I didn't know Soma was a benzo either. I worked as a medical transcriptionist...
    ... hi wrenegade; yes, soma works on the gaba receptors just like the klonopin ... anywhere from .5 to 1.0mg of klonopin every night, plus soma . this is the equivalent of 10-20mg. of valium per ... night, not including the soma . you definitely need to do the research on the web...
    ... Ambien instead of the Klonopin." Nothing said about the Soma (whether to take or not to take) nothing about tapering ... If I could not sleep before the Klonopin and Soma , what will I do now especially during wds? It felt...
    ... I am thinkng first get off the Klonopin, then the Soma , then the oxycodone? Any ideas? I will start by ... much less with insurance. When I asked him if the Soma was addictive, he said, "It may be or might be or...

  50. New here and need advice 4th May 2006
    ... oxycodone) and a bennie (Klonopin). I am also addictied to Soma , so I am dreading all of this, but I am sooooo tired...

  51. My journey to being clean. 26th April 2006
    ... need to take it every night. If you taking ambien or soma though you will feel like the lunesta doesnt work...

  52. Day 2 Detox from Pain Meds 23rd April 2006
    ... But that's just me. Another think that works well is Soma (another addictive drug) but you should talk to a...
    ... You seem well aware of the dangers of xanax and soma so I won't bother touching on those. Keep us informed...

  53. wife addicted to vicodin 20th April 2006
    ... camera by a television station prescribing vicodin and soma to a undercover investgator and telling them not to...
    ... the shape of the letters VVS, Vicodin, Valium, and Soma . And now she is the same as them. The office manager...
    ... television station went in and ask him to subscribe soma and vicodin. He did it, and then told the reporter...
    ... television station went in and ask him to subscribe soma and vicodin. He did it, and then told the reporter...

  54. Day 4 of hydro/OC ct.....I think it's getting better 19th April 2006
    ... Also taking 3/4 of a .5 mg Klonopin at night and 1 Soma . In some ways I don't feel I have an addiction problem...

  55. I want to Quit pills!! 30th March 2006
    ... of envelopes filled with drugs, Darvocet, Ultram, Soma , hydrocodone, Tylenol #3, Tylenol #4, all purchased...

  56. Need advice 28th March 2006
    ... taking between 10-12mg of xanax/day, 1400mg/day of soma , and am on subutex maintenance at 16mg/day. That ... ago. Now I have dropped to 4mg of klonopin/day, no soma , and still 16mg of subutex. My psychiatrist also ... corner out of acute withdrawals from the cold turkey of soma and drastic benzo reduction. I am worried about the...

  57. soma 27th March 2006
    ... I used to take Soma . I really could not function well on them. I instantly ... think a thing about it!!! I could not talk taking Soma - like I was intensely drunk. Do not know about ... in the throes of Hydro at the time I was taking the Soma . I did take Soma occasionally after I stopped the ... seek out the high that the Hydros gave me but the Soma 's just made me loopy and very tired. Well that...
    ... sober for 12 years HOWEVER my doctor had put me on Soma about four months ago, and as other's had mentioned ... rethnking this and the very first time I took the soma (two as prescribed) I did get a bit loopy but it was ... very fond of. Anyhow, since getting off of the Soma I have researched it and read horror stories so I...
    ... somewhat aware and looked some info on the net about soma and said that its one of the most addictive pills...

  58. Fentanyl Patch for Withdrawal? 2nd March 2006
    ... oxycontin, I told him the percocet (three a day) and Soma (two a night) he prescribes wasn't lasting long enough...

  59. quiting vicodin right now! here goes 25th February 2006
    ... tears. I quit cold turkey from a 30 Vicodine and 30 Soma a day habit. It wasn't pretty! I cried for a month...
    ... been at the Pharmacy in minutes driving away with Soma , Vics, and Ambien. So I checked into a 30 day rehab...

  60. Help! Day 7 & 8 and a migraine hit! 6th February 2006
    ... reason I felt I could never give up my 30+ Vicodine and Soma cocktail. Last July I was at an all time low, my addiction...

  61. My Story 6th February 2006
    ... taking 30 (somedays more) Vicodine ES or Norco AND 30 Soma daily. It's going to be rough for you for the next...

  62. HOME DETOX RESCUE OPTIONS 3rd February 2006
    ... CHART THAT I WAS IN ADDICTION RECOVERY. He prescribed soma and hydro for the pain any way. Like an idiot, I...

  63. Just reading the posts makes me paranoid 2nd February 2006
    ... alcohol and not near as long from benzos. I am now on Soma and a bit worried about that but although I catch...

  64. Would you eat garbage? Think again. 29th January 2006
    ... My 20 year old daughter called 911. I was high on Soma (no Vikes - had ran out). I took 4 Soma's and they...

  65. Advice on quiting hydro 26th January 2006
    ... Sunday, cold turkey, except with xanax, valium and soma . It's been horrid. And Immodium. Well, dumbass me...

  66. Help! Day 4 clean but I'm about to cave! 25th January 2006
    ... naproxyn, aspirin, advil, aleve and the occaisional soma have been more than adequate for my pain. I was hooked...

  67. Help-day 2 sober after YEARS of 20+norcos a day 24th January 2006
    ... and turning. Thank goodness I had some valium and soma put back so I was able to take those and get back...
    ... the back pain which was unGodly. Do you have enough Soma and Valium to last you awhile? They will help a lot...

  68. trying to overcome addiction 13th January 2006
    ... write a thread. i am fixing to start treatment for soma valium lortab and of course alcohol. this has ruined...

  69. sister in vegetative state 8th December 2005
    ... way by taking 3 or so pills each of vicodin, valium, soma and methadone and washed it all down with a few beers...
    ... way by taking 3 or so pills each of vicodin, valium, soma and methadone and washed it all down with a few beers...

  70. I think I am in the right place...please help 2nd December 2005
    ... given trazadone (to help with sleep,small dose) and soma because the PA felt my tmj area was tight, and it...

  71. Soma 27th November 2005
    ... I have never tried Soma before but if your looking for a muscle relaxer you ... well. I have read that people are getting addicted to Soma more and more but have never tried it myself....
    ... addicted to anythihg so I am going to have to pass on the Soma ....
    ... nauseated. Sarandipity I believe had an addiction to Soma , if you can find her on the board....

  72. 1 year and almost two months Sober 23rd November 2005
    ... been sober in my entire life! I was on Vicodin and Soma for years and instead of going to AA meetings I went ... there who has a vicodin or hydro problem, ambien, or soma , or anything for that matter... I will be more than...

  73. New Thread..methadone Side Effects, New Ones,please Help 16th November 2005
    ... around when it starts. Does anyone know if you can take SOMA with Methadone??..They have said that muscle spasms...
    ... around when it starts. Does anyone know if you can take SOMA with Methadone??..They have said that muscle spasms ... better? Also, the answer to your question about taking Soma while on Methadone is "YES"..... as there are many ... pain patients who are prescribed Methadone and Soma in combination to control their pain. I hope today...

  74. day uno. 8th November 2005
    ... reaching out. I am 3 weeks clean from a large hydro and soma habit. I have tried numerous times in the past to...

  75. soma 22nd October 2005
    ... you want to get off of? Give us a little history. Soma ,I've been taking it for about 6 years or so.At first ... increase of course.Now it's 10-12 a day. Supposedly Soma isn't physicaly addicting,well I would have to disagree...

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