Drug Facts about Prescription Opioids

2018-07-22T23:18:58-04:00July 16th, 2018|Prescription Drugs|

A plain language summary of prescription opioids that explains effects on the brain and reported use. ​Published in June 2018. What are prescription opioids? Opioids are a class of drugs naturally found in the opium poppy plant. Some prescription opioids are made from the plant directly, and others are made by scientists in labs using the same chemical structure. Opioids are of