Meaning of Opioids

English: Opioids
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Definition: 1

any opiumlike substance.

Definition: 2

any of a group of natural substances, as the endorphins, produced by the body in increased amounts in response to stress and pain.

Definition: 3

any of several synthetic compounds, as methadone, having effects similar to natural opium alkaloids and their derivatives.

Definition: 4

pertaining to such a substance.

Definition: 5

any of a group of substances that resemble morphine in their physiological or pharmacological effects, esp in their pain-relieving properties (modifier) of or relating to such substances: opioid receptor, opioid analgesic