Opioids, Depressants and Stimulants: What’s the Difference?

On This Page: Uses Effects Abuses Opioids (painkillers), depressants and stimulants are three of the most common types of prescription drugs that are abused. Some of the most popular opioids include drugs like oxycodone, morphine and fentanyl. Popular depressants include Xanax, Valium and Ambien. For stimulants, you may have heard of drugs such as Adderall … Continue reading Opioids, Depressants and Stimulants: What’s the Difference?