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Old 05-27-18, 04:18 AM
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Re: self medicating

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Originally Posted by CharlesH View Post
There is a distinction. You can tell based on the purpose of the drug use.

A person who is self-medicating behaves a lot differently from someone who is merely trying to get high. The former group takes reasonable, therapeutic dosages in order to relieve ADHD symptoms. The latter group takes insanely high dosages via routes of administration that rapidly deliver the drug to the brain.

If you're being honest with yourself, it should be pretty easy for you to figure out which group you belong to.
Well I guess what I was thinking is Does the distinction matter. Using an illegal drug is what it is. And you’ll become addicted either way
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