Which Opioid based medicines quoted on Wall Street Journal are potentially fatal?
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1. The list of opioid prescription medicines quoted by the Wall Street Journal which probably caused 40000 deaths in 2012 includes the following
(i) Oxycodone is a semisynthetic opioid
(ii) Hydrocodone is a semi synthetic opioid
(iii) Methadone is a synthetic opioid and
(iv) Methamphetamine acts on opioid receptors.
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