What Are Narcotics?
The term narcos Oneida one of the most common as far as drug abuse and addiction is concerned. It is a Greek term used to refer to stupor. Originally, it was used in reference to a wide range of substances known to dull senses as well as relieves pain. Currently, this term has been used for substances known to bind opiate receptors. There are instances where the term is used in reference to illicit substances, while in the legal context; the term refers to opium derivatives as well as its semi-synthetic substitutes.
Non-synthetic or natural narcotics are obtained from the poppy plant known to grow in various countries around the world. Natural narcotics include morphine and codeine. There are also synthetic as well as semi-synthetic narcotics produced in laboratories. Ideally, laboratories make narcotics capable of producing analgesic effects tantamount to those of morphine.