Lena Dunham Is Six Months Sober After Prescription Drug Abuse


By Christopher Luu

Original Source: instyle.com

Lena Dunham is six months sober after suffering from a dependency on prescription anti-anxiety medication. After she sought help for her anxiety, which she has been dealing with since childhood, she became depended on Klonopin. Page Six reports that her PTSD diagnosis only compounded the issue, but she found help after her mother encouraged her to stop facing the addiction alone.

“I was having crazy anxiety and having to show up for things that I didn’t feel equipped to show up for […] but I know I need to do it, and when I take a Klonopin, I can do it,” Dunham said on…click here to continue reading