specialized cells to which drugs can attach themselves
drugs that can alter mood or behavior
medication that can be obtained only by prescribption by a dr
over the counter drugs
meds that can be purchased without consent from Dr
drugs that contain chemicals that help people relax or socialize, most but not all durgs in this category are legal
substances of plant origin that are belived to have medincial properties
illicit (illegal) drugs
drugs whose use, possesion, cultivation manufatcutre and or sale are against the law because they are harmful
commonly used chemicals substances including cosmetics, household cleaning products, and industrial by-proucts
route of administration
manner in which a drug is taken into the body
intake of drugs by the mouth
introduction of drugs thorugh the skin
steps in drug breakdown
drug induced;circulates bloodstream;attaches to receptor sites;liver breaks down drug;drug at recpetor sites dissipate;lungs, bowls and skin, kidneys excrete chemicals metoblized by the liver
most powerful distillate of cocaine
distillate of powder cocaine that comes in small hard chips or rocks not the same as rock cocaine
a large group of synthetic agents that stimulate the cns(ridtalin and adderall)
powerfully addictive drugs strongly activates certain areas of the brain and affects the cns-
potent, inexpensive methamphetamine that has long lasting effects
sticky resin of weed plant-high in thc
drug that induce sleep and relieve pani-primarly opiates
parent drug of opiate-made from seed of resin from poppy
derivitave of morphine injected(illegally made)
black tar heroin
a dark brown, sticky form
opiate like hormones that are made in human body and contriubute to happy feelings
area in brain stem that is responsible for relaying messages to the other areas in the brain
drug created effect in which sensory messages are incorrectly assigned-hears a taste smells a sound
Which of the following statements about opiates are FALSE?
Opiates are classified as schedule V drug.
An example of inunction is:
The (Native American) North American Church has been granted special permission to use which drug during religious ceremonies?
Which of the following is an example of a deliriant?
Which of the following statements about designer drugs is FALSE?
There are no known negative effects of designer drugs.
The effects of nitrous oxide include all of the following EXCEPT:
The illegal drug that does not appear to cause physical dependency is: