Opiate noun – Something that soothes, calms, or induces passivity or a sense of security. Drugs and opiate are semantically related in dope topic. You can use "Drugs" instead a noun "Opiate". Nearby Word: opiated
Sometimes, total sobriety is sometimes a bad idea for suicide prevention - if the depression is due to a problem with endorphin production for example, your treatment itself may include "drugs" such as cannabis or even an opiate (of course, prescribed by your treating doctor) to properly treat it.