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  • Opium - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opium Opium (poppy tears, lachryma papaveris) is the dried latex obtained from the opium poppy (Papaver somniferum). [4] [5] Opium latex contains approximately 12% of the ...
  • Opium: Uses, Addiction Treatment & Side Effects - Drugs.com

    www.drugs.com/illicit/opium.html Opium is a highly addictive narcotic drug acquired from the opium poppy. Heroin is derived from the morphine alkaloid found in opium.
  • opium | drug | Britannica.com

    www.britannica.com/science/opium Opium, opium Erik Fenderson narcotic drug that is obtained from the unripe seedpods of the opium poppy (Papaver somniferum), a plant of the family Papaveraceae.See
    • Opium | Define Opium at Dictionary.com

      dictionary.reference.com/browse/opium noun 1. the dried, condensed juice of a poppy, Papaver somniferum, that has a narcotic, soporific, analgesic, and astringent effect and contains morphine, codeine ...
    • Opium - Side Effects, Dosage, Interactions | Everyday Health

      www.everydayhealth.com/drugs/opium Opium preparation is an opioid. An opioid is sometimes called a narcotic. Opium is derived from the seed pod of a poppy plant. It works by increasing smooth muscle ...
    • Opium Throughout History | The Opium Kings | FRONTLINE - PBS

      www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/heroin/etc/history.html c.3400 B.C. The opium poppy is cultivated in lower Mesopotamia. The Sumerians refer to it as Hul Gil, the 'joy plant.' The Sumerians would soon pass along the plant ...
    • Opium Addiction

      www.opium.org Opium addiction information, symptoms, treatment and referrals to local help for opiate addiction and withdrawal symptoms.
    • Opium - Partnership for Drug-Free Kids

      www.drugfree.org/drug-guide/opium Opium What are the street names/slang terms? Ah-pen-yen, Aunti, Aunti Emma, Big O, Black Pill, Chandoo, Chandu, Chinese Molasses, Chinese Tobacco, Dopium, Dover’s ...
    • Opium

      opium.com Opium provides easy access to information, tools and support for those who are addicted to opiates and need help finding quality, effective treatment.
    • Opium - Drugs Forum

      drugs-forum.com/forum/showwiki.php There are several different ways opium can be consumed. The most traditional and safest way is smoking opium, because the intensity of the effects can be carefully ...