5 Types of Drugs

How they are harmful to the human body

Stimulant

1) Speeds up the CNS (central nervous system)

2) Can lead to death

Example: Cocaine

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Depressant

1) Slows down CNS

2) Fatigue

Example: Alcohol

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Narcotics

1) Dulls your senses and relieves pain

2) Nausea

Example: Advil

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Hallucinogens

1) Alters perception, thoughts, and mood

2) Dehydration

Example: LSD (acid)

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Inhalents

1) Mind altering

2) Dizziness

Example: Glue

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