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is a drug whose possession, manufacture, distribution, and sale are controlled by law
Illegal drug use
is the use of a controlled drug without a prescription
are a group of drugs that speed up the activities of the central nervous system
is a highly addictive stimulant that is obtained from the leaves of the coca bush.
is purified cocaine that is smoked to produce a rapid and intense reaction
are chemically manufactured stimulants that are highly addictive
is a drug manufactured to resemble another drug and mimic its effects
are a group of stimulant drugs that fall within the am phetam ine family.
is a stimulant that has effects similar to those of methamphetamine
is a stimulant that is found naturally in the ephedra plant.
is a drug that is taken to make breathing easier
is a stimulant that is used to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
are a group of drugs that depress the activities of the central nervous system
is a type of sedative-hypnotic that used to be prescribed to help people sleep and to relieve tension
are sedative- hypnotics
is a drug
that is taken to prevent or relieve epileptic seizures
is a drug that relieves pain
is a painkiller produced from
is a small paper square that con tains LSD
is an illegal hallucinogen made from the peyote cactus.
is an illegal hallucinogen made from a specific type of mushroom
is a hallucinogen that also acts a stimulant.
is a drug found in the cannabis plant that produces psychoactive effects
is a drug that is made from marijuana
is the liquid resin from the cannabis plant.
is a drug whose use increases the likelihood that a person will use other harmful drugs.
anabolic- androgenic steroid
is a steroid made from the male hormone testosterone
are drugs that are similar to cortisol.
is a natural hormone produced by the adrenal glands