Opioids Sentence Examples
Commonly abused prescription opioids include morphine, codeine, Vicodin, and Demerol.
Opioids include pain medication like morphine, codeine, and oxycodone.
Opioids can be all natural, semi-natural, or fully synthetic, but the result is the same.
It works on the same receptors in the brain as opioids do.
These medications include dopaminergics, benzodiazepines, opioids, and anticonvulsants.Advertisement
The narcotic analgesics, also termed opioids, are all derived from opium.
The invention of the hypodermic needle in the mid-nineteenth century, however, increased the number of addicts because it allowed opioids to be delivered directly into the bloodstream, thereby dramatically increasing their effect.
In the United States, opioids are as of 2004 classified as Schedule II drugs under the Controlled Substances Act of 1970.
A class of drugs, a mixture of opioids and opioid antagonists, has been developed so that patients can be relieved of pain without the addictive or other unpleasant side effects associated with narcotics.
Parents who suspect that their children are abusing opioids, either alone or in combination with other drugs, should get help as soon as possible.Advertisement
For more severe pain, the physician may have to prescribe stronger drugs like opioids.
Naltrexone is an opioid antagonist that blocks the effect of opioids in the brain.
Naltrexone is an opioid antagonist that blocks the effect of opioid antagonist that blocks the effect of opioids in the brain.
In labor the administration of opioids markedly slows gastric emptying.
Opioids are best administered slowly intravenously and titrated against effect.Advertisement
These drugs, as identified by the NIDA, are opioids, central nervous system depressants (CNS), and stimulants.
Opioids are commonly used to treat pain.