Answer the three questions below in one document. Write a minimum of 500 words for each answer. Be sure to list your references.
- Describe the history of opiates starting with recordings on Sumerian tablets to the designer opiates of today. Be sure to include “cheese” in your description.
- Discuss how narcotics work. Be sure to describe their effects, side-effects, and withdrawal.
- Methadone maintenance is a controversial heroin treatment strategy. What is it? Why is it controversial? What is LAAM?
- Read the two articles below which are from the Nation Institute on Drug Abuse and write a summary of at least 500 words. ( files attached) and link – https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/misuse-prescription-drugs/overview