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| Morphine |
|A pain killing drug which is widely used recreationally. Physically addictive.|
Morphine was first isolated between 1803 and 1805 by Friedrich Sertürner, probably the first isolation of an active ingredient from a plant.
The CIA used morphine in its mind control research projects MK Ultra. Subjects were forcibly addicted to it and then forcibly subjected to withdrawl in order to put them in a vulnerable state. By and large the project was a failure.
About 70% of morphine is used to make opioids such as hydromorphone, oxycodone and heroin.