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Had to get approval to buy Seafoam #5384535 03/24/20 12:27 PM
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My Walmart purchase was held up waiting for approval (that I was 18) to buy a can of Seafoam. How in the heck is that stuff abused?????

Re: Had to get approval to buy Seafoam [Re: loneryder] #5384547 03/24/20 12:34 PM
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The same way someone found out how to abuse whipped cream in a can.


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Re: Had to get approval to buy Seafoam [Re: loneryder] #5384575 03/24/20 01:06 PM
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The same way these meth heads found a way to abuse cough syrup, whipped cream, sudafed etc. Its a sick world we live in!


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Re: Had to get approval to buy Seafoam [Re: loneryder] #5384579 03/24/20 01:14 PM
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Probably due to kids huffing aromatics.

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Re: Had to get approval to buy Seafoam [Re: loneryder] #5384582 03/24/20 01:15 PM
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A lot of products that are aerosol have this restriction. I want to say they checked my ID when I bought brake/parts cleaner.

Re: Had to get approval to buy Seafoam [Re: loneryder] #5384603 03/24/20 01:35 PM
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bought two cans of cheap spray paint at a dollar store ...they asked for ID...I'm 65 years old ...just the way the world is anymore

Re: Had to get approval to buy Seafoam [Re: loneryder] #5384604 03/24/20 01:35 PM
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Politicians pretending to address drug abuse in the community.

Re: Had to get approval to buy Seafoam [Re: loneryder] #5384606 03/24/20 01:38 PM
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My local Walmart, you need approval to buy Fuel System Cleaners also.


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Re: Had to get approval to buy Seafoam [Re: loneryder] #5384610 03/24/20 01:40 PM
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Re: Had to get approval to buy Seafoam [Re: loneryder] #5384620 03/24/20 01:53 PM
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Heck, they checked my ID buying Dimetapp for kids.
It is not even aerosol.


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Re: Had to get approval to buy Seafoam [Re: JMJNet] #5384628 03/24/20 02:00 PM
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Originally Posted by JMJNet
Heck, they checked my ID buying Dimetapp for kids.

Dimetapp contains ingredients used to make meth. Maybe not the kids version but they simply don't differentiate. Same thing applies with medicines like Sudafed.

Re: Had to get approval to buy Seafoam [Re: loneryder] #5384632 03/24/20 02:01 PM
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Get all that up here, have to sign a waiver with ID for certain cold meds too IIRC, or at least show ID and they enter it, been years since I bought anything like that.

It’s so bad in the Seattle area with junkies, theives and tweakers Domino’s won’t give me MY change after already paying for my pizza with cash and handing them a $20 until the manager signs off on it crzy


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Re: Had to get approval to buy Seafoam [Re: loneryder] #5384667 03/24/20 02:51 PM
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Loperamide aka Imodium A-D is sold over the counter, has an opioid in it and if you swallow enough of them, you can get high. Next time your at a Dollar general or Family Dollar, notice if they have store brand Anti-Diarrhea meds in stock.
They are often sold out.
https://www.pharmacist.com/article/loperamide-will-now-come-limited-dose-packaging



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Re: Had to get approval to buy Seafoam [Re: skyactiv] #5384675 03/24/20 03:01 PM
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Originally Posted by skyactiv
Loperamide aka Imodium A-D is sold over the counter, has an opioid in it and if you swallow enough of them, you can get high. Next time your at a Dollar general or Family Dollar, notice if they have store brand Anti-Diarrhea meds in stock.
They are often sold out.
https://www.pharmacist.com/article/loperamide-will-now-come-limited-dose-packaging
If you took 100 pills you would never s..t again! And that would kill you.

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Originally Posted by skyactiv
Loperamide aka Imodium A-D is sold over the counter, has an opioid in it and if you swallow enough of them, you can get high. Next time your at a Dollar general or Family Dollar, notice if they have store brand Anti-Diarrhea meds in stock.
They are often sold out.
https://www.pharmacist.com/article/loperamide-will-now-come-limited-dose-packaging



Wow that is pathetic. It never bothers me when these types OD, one less drag on society.

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