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when was cocain legal till?


ways yo take cocaine

snort smoke inject

small dose of cacaine can? and large dose?

slow hr
large dose will increase hr and aggression

how many times more strong is crack cocaine (free base) than normal cocaine?

five times as strong

eight types of illicit drugs

1. cocaine 2.amphetamines 3.marijuana 4. opiates 5. psychedelics 6. deliriants 7. designer drugs 8. inhalants 9.steroids

small dose of amphetamine does? and the stronger more illicit form

improve alertness and elevate mood
methamphetamines and ice

how many % canadians report using marijuana


what is the substance in marijuana that determines the `high`level

tetrahydrocannabino (THC)

3-4 joints of marijuana = how many cigarette


how is marijuana a medicine

help appetite and decreaes muscle pain and less vomiting due to chemotherapy
decrease vomit and pain, increase appetite

opiates aka name and parent name

parent name is opium

opiates street name and medicine name and the medical effects

morphine= relieve pain

common way to take heroin

injection, can collapse vein

medical use of meth

treat attention deficit childrens and obesity

def: recidivism

return to bad behaviour

effects of psychedelics

alters perception
effects the reticular formation, scrambing messages

the scrambled sensory message is called?


what is the medical form of psychedelics and the usesage

LSD, used to remember things
create euphoria or dysphoria

the most powerful hallucinogen is ? and what is it made of

from peyote cactus

magic mushroom other name and what is it

a type of psychedelics

a term for mental state of confusion and disorientation

delirium and deliriants cause this

best known deliriants and what is itused for

anesthetics remain concious n feel no pain

pcp may cause?

amnesia = total memory loss
euphoria or dysphoria

well known designer drug


two types of medical inhalants

amyl nitrite (chest pain)
nitrous oxide (minor anesthesia-laughing gas)

steriod that creates artificial testosterones

anabolic steriods

ergogenic drugs

enhance athletic performance (steriods)

which approach is best to solve drug problem

multimodal (teach about use misuse and abuse)

are scare tactics useful to help solve drug problesm


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