Unlike... say... pharmaceutical opiates.
Hehe, come on Sheridan you know I just HAD to! Lol.
REALLY though, pills are easier to get than the real street drugs. Half the kids in schools are guzzling down amphetamines that kids with ADD sell for pocket money, and half the kids diagnosed with ADD don't really have it! It's all about money.
Did ya hear about the people behind Oxycontin being charged with something or another because they lied about the addictiveness of the drug? Money money money. Mo-ney!