It takes a lot of courage to acknowledge oneself as an addict, and even harder to consciously decide to get help. Being addicted to any kind of Narcotic or Opioid can have severe repercussions following continuous intake. The side effects show up gradually and is often difficult to identify when you have become an addict, and when it is time to take a detour towards recovery. Addiction can take many different shapes. If you find yourself carrying out any of the following behaviors then it may be time to consider coming to terms with your addiction and seeking help.