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Commonly Abused Drugs Chart National Institute on Drug Abuse

11/22/2014
04:23 | Author: Steven Lewis

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Commonly Abused Drugs Chart National Institute on Drug Abuse

Lists substances of abuse, including tobacco, alcohol, illicit and prescription drugs, listing their common and street names, how they are generally administered.

Also, for methamphetamine – Severe dental problems.

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Also, for LSD - Increased body temperature, heart rate, blood pressure; loss of appetite; sweating; sleeplessness; numbness, dizziness, weakness, tremors; impulsive behavior; rapid shifts in emotion.

Acute Effects - Euphoria; drowsiness; impaired coordination; dizziness; confusion; nausea; sedation; feeling of heaviness in the body; slowed or arrested breathing.

Health Risks - Increased risk of injuries, violence, fetal damage (in pregnant women); depression; neurologic deficits; hypertension; liver and heart disease; addiction; fatal overdose.

Also, for Flunitrazepam - Addiction.

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Also, for Flunitrazepam - Sedation; muscle relaxation; confusion; memory loss; dizziness; impaired coordination.

Also, for ketamine - Analgesia; impaired memory; delirium; respiratory depression and arrest; death.

Acute Effects - Increased blood pressure and heart rate.

Acute Effects - In low doses, euphoria, mild stimulation, relaxation, lowered inhibitions; in higher doses, drowsiness, slurred speech, nausea, emotional volatility, loss of coordination, visual distortions, impaired memory, sexual dysfunction, loss of consciousness.

Lists substances of abuse, including tobacco, alcohol, illicit and prescription drugs, listing their common and street names, how they are generally administered, and their potentially harmful health effects.

Health Risks - Chronic lung disease; cardiovascular disease; stroke; cancers of the mouth, pharynx, larynx, esophagus, stomach, pancreas, cervix, kidney, bladder, and acute myeloid leukemia; adverse pregnancy outcomes; addiction.

Also, for GHB - Unconsciousness; seizures; coma.

Health Risks, for LSD - Flashbacks, Hallucinogen Persisting Perception Disorder.

Health Risks - Cough, frequent respiratory infections; possible mental health decline; addiction.

Also, for DXM - Euphoria; slurred speech; confusion; dizziness; distorted visual perceptions.

Acute Effects, for MDMA - Mild hallucinogenic effects; increased tactile sensitivity; empathic feelings; lowered inhibition; anxiety; chills; sweating; teeth clenching; muscle cramping.

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9 most common street drugs Health24

11/21/2014
02:14 | Author: Allison King

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9 most common street drugs Health24

The crippling damage drugs cause to the brain has remained unseen - until recently. Here's more about nine common street drugs.

1. Cocaine Street names: blow, charlie, coke This mind-altering drug, extracted from the coca bush in Peru, Bolivia and other mountainous countries, was once the glamour drug of the rich and famous but now more and more children are experimenting with it.

This, however, is relatively harmless compared to the drug called yellow honey, says superintendent Casper Venter of the SAPS forensic laboratories.

Cannabis Street names: dagga, weed, marijuana, dope, grass, pot, ganja, hash, hashish In South Africa cannabis is grown in rural areas and sold as a means to put food on the table.

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TOP 300 PRESCRIPTION DRUGS - RxList - The Internet Drug

9/20/2014
12:29 | Author: Steven Lewis

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TOP 300 PRESCRIPTION DRUGS - RxList - The Internet Drug

Medications, prescription drug information, pill identifier and pharmacy locator (24 hr The most popular drugs and their side effects, interactions, and use.

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Illegal drugs A-Z guide to common drugs - Family Lives

7/19/2014
02:48 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

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Illegal drugs A-Z guide to common drugs - Family Lives

Illegal drugs guide for parents - find out more about the most common drugs your teen might be using and what the effects are.

A trip can last for as long as 12 hours. Sold as small squares of paper with cartoon designs. These are swallowed and take up to half an hour to have an effect.

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Is it usually smoked with tobacco in a roll up. Buds of the cannabis plant contain more drug than the stalks and leaves. This is sold as a hard or crumbly resin or as a dry herb. There are lots of different types of cannabis, including Skunk, Sensimilia, Purple Haze, etc.

Young people may use amphetamines at clubs and parties or at exam times and situations where they want more energy.

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Common Drugs and Medications to Treat Depression - WebMD

5/18/2014
04:45 | Author: Molly Young

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Common Drugs and Medications to Treat Depression - WebMD

WebMD provides a list of common medications used to treat Depression. uses, side effects, dosage details and read user reviews for the drugs listed below.

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