a woman sits with a glass of water after abusing a common painkiller

5 Commonly Abused Painkillers

Painkillers are among the most abused drugs. The opioid epidemic is well-known but has only been made worse by the pandemic. People who were already suffering because of low income, challenging life circumstances, stressful jobs, and unsafe housing situations are just some of those who have been heavily impacted by increased societal problems that make…