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Parents Want to Know, What Are Opioids?

Even people who have been prescribed opioids before often wonder, what are opioids and what’s all the fuss about? This class of drugs includes legal prescription painkillers as well as street drugs like heroin. Some of the most common prescription opioids include codeine, oxycodone, morphine and hydrocodone. The answer to “What are opioids?” involves two…