News tagged with opiates

Study reveals lack of data on opioid drugs

A National Institutes of Health white paper that was released today finds little to no evidence for the effectiveness of opioid drugs in the treatment of long-term chronic pain, despite the explosive recent growth in the ...

Jan 13, 2015
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In medicine, the term opiate describes any of the narcotic opioid alkaloids found as natural products in the opium poppy plant.

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