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Synonyms for opiate

Synonyms for opiate

a substance that affects the central nervous system and is often addictive

something that induces sleep or sedation

to administer or add a drug to

Words related to opiate

a narcotic drug that contains opium or an opium derivative

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It is not a substitute for heroin or painkillers--it will precipitate withdrawal in people who are opiate dependent.
The current findings represent the first step toward an improved system, as many women who become pregnant while addicted to opiate drugs desire to detox, but aren't given the option, he said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 3, 2015-Sun Pharmaceuticals acquires GlaxoSmithKline's Australian opiates business
Therefore long term drug dependence treatment and other services is urgently required, in KP as a priority because of area high prevalence rates of opiate use and its severity of dependence.
NEW YORK -- Research that was released recently by the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids confirms several "disconnects" in the pain-related communication between health care prescribes of prescription opiates and their patients.
DILIP Shanghvi- led Sun Pharma, the country's largest drugmaker by sales, will acquire Glaxo- SmithKline's opiates business in Australia for an undisclosed amount to strengthen its painkiller portfolio.
At a courthouse news conference Tuesday morning to introduce members of the Worcester County Opiate Addiction Task Force, Mr.
Mr Selous said: "Heroin finds have reduced by 82% when compared to 2007, positive opiate tests by 82% also, and the total number of incidents of drug finds has fallen by 19% since 2007.
The relationship between opiate usage and depression was significant even though those who took antidepressants or anxiolytics were significantly less likely to use opiates, according to Dr.
Court officials say they are excited to test the efficacy of Vivitrol, which may hold some promising advantages over other drugs that are taken on a daily basis to treat opiate addiction, such as Methadone and Suboxone.
The potential for significant opiate toxicity from the latter situation has led the U.S.
Social poison; the culture and politics of opiate control in Britain and France, 1821-1926.
Opiate pain medications such as morphine and oxycodone are now often recommended as first-line medications for older adults with moderate to severe pain.
DETECTIVES are investigating after opiate drugs were stolen from Huddersfield Royal Infirmary.
Iran has one of the most serious opiate addiction problems in the world.