Lion won't operate my app and snow leopard came with my MacBook Pro

I installed Lion without checking to see if it supported my "can't do without" app.  Now I'm in a panic.  One remedy is to reinstall Snow Leopard, but it came with my new laptop and I don't have any disks.  Is there a solution to that problem?  Is Lion just out of the question, never to be used?  Help! 
Thanks to all.

Your new computer came with Snow Leopard installer discs. If you've lost them you can purchase replacements at Apple Store Customer Service at 1-800-676-2775. Or you can purchase a copy of Snow Leopard at any Apple Store for $29.00.
To reinstall Snow Leopard you will have to first erase the hard drive. I hope that you have backups of your files. If not then be sure to make one before reinstalling Snow Leopard.

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