Though I prescribe hardly any narcotic pain medications, most ADHD medications are also Schedule II.
Those lines are also great places to score Xanax and crack, both drugs that are not affected by narcotic antagonists.
Coca leaf, on the other hand, was criminalized after the UN Single Convention on narcotic Drugs of 1961 (PDF), says Huertas.
For some citizens, the presence of spending money plus the narcotic of nationalism is enough to make this seem a fair trade.
But it can also become a narcotic that distracts us from what really matters.
It is the most destructive of narcotic poisons, and it is the most intoxicating.
At best they have been but a "consolation prize" or a narcotic.
Her lover, in a yacht, found her hiding-place, and got a friendly nun to give her some narcotic known to the Samoyeds.
Alcohol is not a stimulant, but is really a narcotic that is very depressing.
Some persons are drawn into the use of opium, solely for its narcotic and intoxicating influence.
late 14c., from Old French narcotique (early 14c.), noun use of adjective, and directly from Medieval Latin narcoticum, from Greek narkotikon, neuter of narkotikos "making stiff or numb," from narkotos, verbal adjective of narcoun "to benumb, make unconscious," from narke "numbness, deadness, stupor, cramp" (also "the electric ray"), perhaps from PIE root *(s)nerq- "to turn, twist." Sense of "any illegal drug" first recorded 1926, American English. Related: Narcotics.
c.1600, from Middle French narcotique (14c.) or German narkotisch and directly from Medieval Latin narcoticus, from Greek narkotikos (see narcotic (n.)). Related: Narcotical (1580s).
narcotic nar·cot·ic (när-kŏt'ĭk)
A drug derived from opium or opiumlike compounds, with potent analgesic effects associated with significant alteration of mood and behavior, and with the potential for dependence and tolerance following repeated administration. adj.
Capable of inducing a state of stuporous analgesia.