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Oxycodone hydrochloride belongs to a group of medicines called opioid analgesics. It is a depressant drug which means it slows down the messages travelling between the brain and the body.
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Analgesics, also known as pain-killers, are medications designed to relieve the symptoms of pain.
Heroin is a drug manufactured from morphine, which is obtained from the opium poppy.
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