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Narcotic

narcotic

1. Pertaining to or producing narcosis.

2. (Science: pharmacology) An agent that produces insensibility or stupor, applied especially to the opioids, i.e. To any natural or synthetic drug that has morphine like actions.

Origin: Gr. Narkotikos = benumbing, deadening


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Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... make my grandmother and grandfather color with me because I loved the sound of the crayons and colored pencils against the paper, it is like a narcotic to me. It relaxes my whole body like you said. This and the sounds of people cooking in the kitchen, like when my mother used to mix things ...

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by KatieJane27
Thu Aug 02, 2012 1:56 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
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Views: 142320

God vs Evolution

... something you have never seen. I think you might want to re-check some of your assumptions. Religion a drug? I suppose truth is a pretty powerful narcotic, then. I would not believe in God if I did not have the evidence of what I have seen. You are wrong to so casually dismiss religious belief ...

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by alextemplet
Sun May 20, 2007 6:02 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: God vs Evolution
Replies: 274
Views: 232898

The Fiber Disease

... and it WORKS! OH! OMG it works, it helps to calm the buggies down...I don't drink and have 15 years clean and I'm well aware that ativan is a narcotic....I don't give a damn...I felt ready to die this past Thursday, especially in dealing with these doctors that know NOTHING about our illness. ...

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by reliefseeker
Sun Nov 05, 2006 11:19 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5478638

Difference between opiate and opiod

Did you mean "opiate" and "opioid"? Opiate = opium-like (natural) Opioid = opiate-like (synthetic) Opium = a narcotic drug obtained from seed of Poppy ( Papaver somniferum L.) This is what I got from wikipedia: Opiate was an extended-play release by alternative rock ...

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by Dr.Stein
Thu Jan 19, 2006 8:43 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Difference between opiate and opiod
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Views: 13466

30 days?

Is this for a drug screen for a new job or something? If it is, you shouldn't have to worry about screens because I don't think flexeril is a narcotic or controlled. Plus, if it's just a screen, they are cheap and prone to large amounts of error. If it's a true test using cross indexing which ...

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by DJ
Wed Oct 12, 2005 1:55 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 30 days?
Replies: 2
Views: 1919
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