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Fentanyl

Fentanyl

Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid that is 80-100 times stronger than morphine. Pharmaceutical fentanyl was developed for pain management treatment of cancer patients, applied in a...
Drug Type: Narcotics (Opioids)
 
Heroin

Heroin

An opiate (narcotic) drug processed from morphine and extracted from certain poppy plants. Heroin comes in a white or brownish powder, or a black sticky substance known as “black...

Drug Type: Heroin
 
Hydromorphone

Hydromorphone

Prescribed at Dilaudid®, it is used as a pain reliever. Hydromorphone is 2-8x more potent than morphine but shorter duration and greater sedation. Available in tablets, rectal...
Drug Type: Narcotics (Opioids)
 
Methadone

Methadone

Synthetic opiod prescribed as Methadose® and Dolphine®. Tablet, capsule, and liquid, used for detoxification and maintenance of opioid addiction and as a pain reliever for moderate...
Drug Type: Narcotics (Opioids)
 
Morphine

Morphine

Non-synthetic narcotic (opioid) made from opium, prescribed as Kadian®,MS-Contin®, Oramorph SR®, MSIR®, RMS®, Roxanol®. Very effective for pain relief, high potential for abuse.
Drug Type: Narcotics (Opioids)
 
Opium

Opium

Non-synthetic narcotic extracted from the poppy plant, made into a liquid, powder or solid. Opium poppy is a key source for many narcotics.
Drug Type: Narcotics (Opioids)
 
Oxycodone

Oxycodone

Semi-synthetic opioid drug prescribed for pain as Tylox®, Percodan®, OxyContin®. Derived from the poppy plant, has high potential for abuse.
Drug Type: Narcotics (Opioids)
 
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