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Peaceful Relaxation, and Inspiration
Hydrocodone (Vicodin)
by Anonymous
Citation:   Anonymous. "Peaceful Relaxation, and Inspiration: An Experience with Hydrocodone (Vicodin) (exp24357)". Erowid.org. Mar 4, 2007. erowid.org/exp/24357

 
DOSE:
T+ 0:00
7.5 mg oral Hydrocodone (pill / tablet)
  T+ 0:30 7.5 mg oral Hydrocodone (pill / tablet)

BODY WEIGHT: 170 lb


At t+0, which was 10:00 PM, I took one 7.5/200 tablet of Vicoprofen. I then proceeded to play computer games.

At t+30 I felt a very, very mild body buzz. It was so mild, I attribute it to a placebo effect. I also experienced a slightly deeper appreciation of music. At this time I decided to take a second 7.5/200 tablet.

At about t+50 it suddenly started to become more intense. In another 10 minutes, I decided to turn the computer off, and realized I was suddenly inspired to draw. Something I almost never do. From about 11:00 PM to 12:15 AM I did nothing but draw. I felt very artistic and inspired the entire time. I was at complete peace with myself.

At t+2:15 I stopped drawing, and decided to lay down and read a little. At this point, my mind was becoming unsure of my mental condition. I thought the high was beginning to lessen a little, but as I stood up, I became dizzy and light headed and felt very high. Almost a cannabis-like high. I laid down to read.

After about 20 minutes the high did not decrease, but started to come in spurts. For about 30 seconds to a minute, I would feel very normal, then for the next minute or so, it felt like waves of energy were pulsing through my brain. As this was a very comfortable feeling, I allowed it to continue.

At t+4 hours (2:00 AM), these spurts of energy began to decrease, and I was taken over with fatigue instead. I decided to stop reading, and just laid in bed until I fell asleep, which was not long.

In the morning, I awoke at 10:30 AM, feeling quite groggy. As I went into the bathroom, I noticed my eyes were completely bloodshot. So I put eyedrops in them and they were fine in a couple minutes. I had a very slight headache which lasted maybe an hour, but I did not feel at all hungover.

I look back at this as a genuinely positive experience. I feel that I really got in touch with myself and my inner creativity. I also realize now that I was much higher than I thought I was at the time. I remember doing odd things which seemed normal at the time, like opening and closing the blinds 3 times, not knowing which way they wer supposed to be. However, this is definitely an experience I will look back on in a good light. The next day, I felt a slight urge to use this drug again, but I easily resisted, after having heard of addiction stories on this drug.

Exp Year: 2003ExpID: 24357
Gender: Male 
Age at time of experience: Not Given 
Published: Mar 4, 2007Views: 122,738
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