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Vitamins For Recovering Meth Addicts
Basic support: Congratulations on deciding to quit meth. You will need a specific substance abuse program for support and accountability in this process. You know it isn't easy or automatic. You need to be evaluated by a physician familiar with drug abuse and nutritional issues to see what specific replenishment you might need. At basis a high quality, absorbable multivitamin, and whole foods w/omega 3's.
Hell no!!!: Sorry for the French but there is no way to keep healthy if you choose to use meth. Bottom line, stay away from the stuff. For that matter, stay away from any illegal stuff. Heck, stay away from legal stuff like narcotics (hydrocodone, oxycodone, morphine, dilaudid etc), benzodiazepines (alprazolam, diazepam & lorazepam etc) & sedative-hypnotics (zolpidem etc): all are very addictive.
Recovering meth addict/alcoholic- After relapsing I've had kidney pain and issues. What tests should I get to ensure there's nothing seriously wrong?
UA US Cr: Get urinanalysis, kidney X-rays possibly ultrasound and renal function test (BUN, Creatinine)
I was a recovered meth addict for a year and just recently relapsed I can't seem to find anyways to get energy any ideas so I can stop using?
Relapse: Relapse is not unusual, and is often part of the process of recovery. It can be difficult to get through the times after you use meth, because energy does feel depleted along with neurotransmitters being depleted too. I suggest working with an addiction medicine doctor on this problem. There are inpatient programs, and also community help is available at: http://www. Crystalmeth. Org/index. Php.See 1 more doctor answer
My husband is a recovering drug addict (meth) - clean 2 years. Since he quit, he is never in the mood for sex. Is there treatment for this?
Methamphetamine: I understand your concern. Commend your husband for not using Methamphetamine for 2 years. Have heart to heart talk with him about your relationship and honestly understand lack of: Emotional Intimacy Physical Intimacy And Sexual Intimacy See a Therapist for continued maintenance of sobriety from all drugs and Alcohol; to understand each other's feelings, needs, expectations and sexualitySee 1 more doctor answer
I am a recovering meth addict and I paid metoprolol for my heart what are the dangers have mixing the two?
Metoprolol: Meth has multiple effects, metoprolol can block some of them but not all. Results can be dangerous talk with your doctor. You need to be off meth.
A close member of my family is a recovering addict of meth, I think she may be relapsing. What should I do?
Mutual support helps: Consider attending a meeting of al-anon or nar-anon for the families and friends of alcoholics and addicts.
Left ring finger tip is kind of white, hard and numb. Also have edema in ankles (left is much worse). Recovered meth addict. 36 y.o. Female?
Multiple issues: Please clarify what you are asking. It sounds like you need ongoing care and support from a good primary care doctor. Good luck!
Yes I am a recovering meth addict and I have a stent in my heart and I am on Plavix and Lipitor and metoprolol how dangerous is it to mix Meth?
Methamphetamine: If this is what you mean by meth, it's very dangerous.See 3 more doctor answers
I've had a heart attack two years ago I have a stent I'm recovering drug addict from methamphetamine I relapsed can I mix trazodone with methamphetami?
Meth addiction: One the most promising treatments for meth addiction is something called prometa. A november, 2011, double-blind, placebo-controlled study published in the journal addiction concluded that prometa is ineffective. "the prometa protocol, consisting of flumazenil, (clonazepam) Gabapentin and hydroxyzine, appears to be no more effective than placebo in reducing methamphetamine use, retaining patients in treatment.See 1 more doctor answer
Yes: You might consider attending meetings of al-anon or nar-anon to join your boyfriend in a process of recovery.See 1 more doctor answer
Healthy ones: If you're in recovery from meth, that is a hard road. You've used a lot of your resilience in your habit, and now need to build it up again. As many fresh fruits and vegetables as you can eat, leafy green salads, and lean meats like chicken and wild alaskan salmon would be good. The latter will help replenish your omega-3's to stabilize neuronal membranes. Whole foods that are not processed.
I'm a meth addict who shoots up meth. I am now experiancing pain and soreness above the injection site. What is this from?
See below: You possibly have a local infection or local phlebitis, and need to see a doctor asap. At your age, you have a world of possibilities ahead, but you will destroy yourself if you continue meth. You need help now. Get off the crap and change your life. See your doctor today.See 1 more doctor answer
I snorted crystal meth this weekend, not an addict, but I'm breaking out I keep smelling it and I have random trimmers. What do I do?
WAIT!!: The effect will wear off Don't do it again!?
I am currently a heroin addict and occasionally smoke meth. I am 19w 2d pregnant. Will the drugs be out of my system and my baby system by the time?
See below: The drugs are currently affecting your baby in a very negative way. I would highly recommend stopping all drug, alcohol and tobacco use immediately - for your baby's sake. If you need help stopping, see someone ASAP.
I'm currently recovering from meth addiction. A lot of what I read online is negative and makes me feel hopeless. I really can be okay again, right?
I am proud of you: You really can be ok again! You need a support group, of those who have walked down that same road. Make sure you have a good caring doctor, and at least one close friend to run to and hold you accountability http://www. Drugabuse. Gov/publications/drugfacts/methamphetamine http://teens. Drugabuse. Gov/educators/curricula-and-lesson-plans/mind-over-matter/methamphetamine.See 1 more doctor answer
This is difficult to say, but I am an addict of meth and typically have to get high because the withdrawls are so severe. I notice that I started getting dehydrated, and by the time I notice its too late. Well friday my left sidevn back started hurting. S
Incomplete question: Your question was cut off. Please re-ask and clarify.
Do you ever think that a meth addict may be right when they say they hear voices? Ever heard of gang stalking? Do u believe this to be possible?
Wow...: Neither is good. Meth addicts can become psychotic, this may involve hallucinations, break with reality, paranoic & high risk for death and suicide if not treated. Detox or referral to crisis unit is needed. Gang stalking is slang for multiple people harassing following someone. The meth world/dealers and gangs involved in dealing can be quite dangerous. Detox and treatment is a start.