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Timbaland weaned himself off addictive opioids years after getting a prescription for a root canal

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Rapper and music producer Timbaland , 47, recently talked about his addiction to the prescription pain killers Oxycontin and Percocet, and his road to recovery, in the January issue of Men's Health.
Timbaland, whose real name is Tim Mosley, said he became addicted to the drugs after he was prescribed them following a root canal.
He made the choice to recover from his addiction on his own by finishing up his stash of pills, taking fewer and fewer every day, and then never buying more. After two weeks of this strategy, Mosley ran out of pills and went into withdrawal.
He also started working...
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