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10 Pain Killers That Can Be Most Addictive

There are few drugs which can alleviate your pain which may be chronic in nature, however the worst part is that, these drugs can be addictive too, particularly if they are taken for longer period or misused.

These drugs can be obtained only after getting prescription from a doctor. Patients must use those drugs only under strict instructions of their doctors and should not continue to take them.

If you are addicted to opioids then try to contact your nearest drug rehabilitation center, the details of which you can get from drug rehab directory.

Following are 10 pain killers which has the potential to create addiction.

Fentanyl

This is the brand name of this drug and can be obtained in the market in the name of:

  • Actiq
  • Duragesic
  • Sublimaze

Also, there are sold in the street with these names:

  • TNT
  • Tango
  • Murder 8
  • Jackpot
  • Goodfella
  • Friend
  • Dance Fever
  • China White
  • China Girl
  • Apache

OxyContin

This drug is generally prescribed by doctor for moderate pain to severe kind of pain. OxyContin is the brand name and this drug is available in the street in following names:

  1. Heroin
  2. Hillbilly
  3. Oxy
  4. Oxycotton
  5. Oxycet
  6. O.C.

Demerol

This is the brand name used for meperidine and usually this drug is used during anesthesia. It is used for treating moderate and severe pain, particularly for the pain women experience during childbirth.

Also, available in the street as:

  • Demmies
  • Pain killer

Hydrocodone

This is the brand name of this drug and few other names of this drug is

  • Norco
  • Vicodin
  • Zohydro

Also, used for treating severe and mild pain caused due to surgery or injury. It is available in the tablet as well as syrup form.

Morphine

This is natural opiate and is also sold under the following names:

  • MS Contin
  • Duramorph

Prescribed for severe pain due to cancer treatment and available as injection, tablet and capsule form. In the street you can get it in the name of –

  • Monkey
  • Miss Emma
  • White Stuff.

Percocet

Percocet is almost similar to OxyContin and also available in the form of tablet, capsule, and oral solutions.

You can also get it on the street, in the name of –

  • Hillbilly Heroin
  • Percs.

Codeine

This is also a natural opiate and doctors may prescribe for providing relief from pain and its effect may last for few hours. There are few street names for this drug:

  • Purple Drank
  • Sizzurp
  • Cody
  • Captain Cody
  • Lean
  • Schoolboy.

Methadone

Another pain reliever and also often misused by people. It is available as Dolophine and Methadose, which can be obtained in tablet or liquid form.

Also available in the street with these names:

  • Amidone
  • Fizzies
  • Chocolate Chip Cookies if used with MDMA

Dilaudid

The brand name is hydromorphone and usually administered in the hospital through IV after the surgery. It provides short term relief from pain and can be obtained as tablet or oral solution.

This is also known among drug peddler as D, Dillies, Smack, Juice and Football.

Oxymorphone

Few other brand names of this drug are Numorphan, Opana and Numorphone. It is usually prescribed for severe to moderate pain.

Available in the street as:

  • Biscuits
  • Blue Heaven
  • Mrs. O
  • Blues
  • Bomb
  • Stop Signs
  • Octagons

Though all these are prescribed medicines one should be aware about their addictive potential.

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