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Examples of Narcotics


Post by natttt
Posted on 2011-01-10 12:52:54
Sometimes narcotics are called opiates. They are called this because they are made from the thick white syrup in unripe seed pod of an Asian plant called the opium poppy. Sometimes they are used as pain medication. Some people use them for fun.

Some examples of narcotics are:

* Natural opiates
o Codeine >> Doriden, Empirin, Tylenole with Codeine
o Opium
o Morphine
o Thebaine

* Opiate Derivatives - Semi Synthetic
o Buprenorphine >> Buprenex
o Dextromethorphan
o Heroin >> Diacetylmorphine, Diamorphine
o Hydrocodone >> Anexsia, Hycodan, Hycomine, Lorcet, Lortab, Tussionex, Tylox, Vicodin, and Vicoprofen.
o Hydromorphone >> Dilaudid
o Naloxone >> Narcan
o Oxycodone >> OxyContin, Percocet, Percodan, Roxicet, Roxicodone, Tylox, Superdol
o Oxymorphone >> Numorphan

* Synthetic
o Butorphanol >> Stadol
o Dextropropoxyphene or Propoxyphene >> Darvon
o Fentanyl >> Alfenta, Duragesic, Innovar, Sublimaze, Sufenta)
o Levo-Alpha-Acetyl-Methadol - LAAM
o Meperedine >> Demerol, Mepergan, MPTP (a fatal Meperedine-analog contaminant)
o Methadone >> Dolophine
o Pentazocine >> Talwin

* Other
o Cocaine, Crack, Crack Cocaine
Both crack and cocaine share many of the same properties as stimulants but are classified as a narcotic under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) (United States). Go to the stimulants page for if you want further information on the effects of cocaine and crack cocaine.

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