Demi Lovato reveals she used opiates at 13 

Demi Lovato has spoken out about her past experiences with substance 

abuse and revealed that she was 13 years old the first time she used opiates.

During Wednesday’s episode of the Call Her Daddy podcast, the 30-year-old singer recalled how she first tried drugs as a teenger 

noting how she had already “started drinking” at the time.“ 

I started experimenting for the first time when I was 12, or 13.

I got into a car accident and they prescribed me opiates,” she told host Alexandra Cooper. 

“My mom didn’t think she would have to lock up the opiates from her 13-year-old daughter but I was already drinking at that point.