discuss advantages and disadvantages of the medical usage of narcotic drugs. Explore theoretical perspectives and document case law(s) to support findings of medical and/or non-medical usage. Explain the potential long-term effects in the medical field.

Submit a 3-5 page paper (excluding title and reference pages), using at least three outside, scholarly sources, which summarize the history along with advantages and disadvantages of the medical usage of narcotic drugs. Explore theoretical perspectives and document case law(s) to support findings of medical and/or non-medical usage. Explain the potential long-term effects in the medical field.