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Prescription painkillers are powerful drugs that interfere with nervous system’s transmission of the nerve signals we perceive as pain. Most painkillers also stimulate portion of the brain associated with pleasure.
The most powerful prescription painkillers are called opioids, which are opium-like compounds. They are manufactured to react on the nervous system in the same way. As drugs derived from the opium poppy, like heroin. The most commonly abused opioid painkiller include oxycodone, hydrocodone, meperidine, hydromorphone and propoxphene.

james, Jan 15 2020 on