Drug Classifications

All Drugs Can Fit Into One of These Five Classes [Infographic]

There are several different types of drug classifications out there. Whether legal or illegal, most drugs fit into five classes. Every single one can be dangerous—and addictive. Narcotics Typically, narcotics refer to drugs derived from morphine or opium. Also known as opioid drugs or opiates, this class is perhaps the most addictive of all. Within…