The Truth About Opioids

All about Opioids and how they affect your body

What effects does the drugs have on your body?

Drowsiness, slowed breathing, constipation, unconsciousness, nausea, and coma.

What are opioids?

Drugs that act on the nervous system to relieve pain.

How is it used?

Capsules, tablets, or liquids.

What are the street names for this drug?

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How does the drug harm the body?

Continued use of abuse of opioids can result in physical deepentents and addiction. The body adapts to the presence of the drug and with drawl symptoms occur If use is reduced or stopped. These include restlessness, bone pain, vomiting, cold flashes, and diarrhea.

Facts about the drug:

1.opioids are highly addictive

2.opioid medication is used to treat moderate to severe pain

3.the modern opioid medications such as oxydon, have become popular drugs of abuse in the U.S.

4.taken by a doctor opioids can be safe but human nature always pushes them to the limits.

5.opioids can cause respatory failure cardiac arrest &idea that if abused.

References

Drug-addiction-support.org

Drug free world book.