5 Types of Drugs

How they are harmful to the body.

Stimulant

1. Speeds up CNS.

2. Can lead to addiction or even death.

3. Example- Caffeine.

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Depressants

1. Decrease in heart rate.

2. Lots of confusion.

3. Example- Alcohol

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Narcotics

1.Dulls your senses and relieves pain.

2. Slow breathing

3. Example- heroin

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Hallucinogens

1. Alters perception, thoughts and mood.

2. Increase in heart rate and breathing.

3. Example- LSD

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Inhalants

1. Causes lightheaded.

2. Suffocation lungs

3. Example- nail polish

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