- 1Jamie Lee Curtis became addicted to Vicodin after a routine plastic surgery she had done on her eyes when she was 35. Curtis said her dependency became so strong that she stole medication from her sister. Curtis confessed to her sister and went to treatment.
- 2Eminem had been addicted to Vicodin for years, even sporting a Vicodin tattoo on his left arm. In 2009 Eminem overdosed in his home in Oakland County, Michigan. He's daughter called 911 and the singer survived, after being released from the hospital he checked into treatment. Eminem then recorded two hit albums and remains sober.
- 3Brett Favre had been popping Vicodin "like they were lifesavers" after being prescribed them for pain relief. On Feb. 27th 1996 after a surgery to remove one bone spur and several bone chips from his left ankle, Favre had a seizure. He said that was the moment he decided he needed to stop taking pain medicine and sought help.
- 5In 2001 the then 31-year-old Perry was in Dallas filming "Servicing Sara" with Elizabeth Hurley, he began complaining of stomach pains. The pain became so severe that he called a local doctor, who advised rehab. Perry, who did a 28- day program three years prior for a Vicodin addiction, flew to L.A. and checked into Marina del Rey's Daniel Freeman Hospital. It was reported he was taking Vicodin, methadone and speed, and drinking.
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