By: Aubrey Kennedy
What is LSD/Acid?
What are the effects of LSD/Acid?
Short Term Effects
-Increased heart rate/blood pressure
-Loss of appetite
Long Term Effects
-Flashbacks of feelings on LSD
-Loss of memory
-The widest use of the drug is among the 18-25 age group
-LSD leads to approximately 5,000 emergency room visits each year.
-The NIDA-funded 2010 Monitoring the Future Study showed that 1.2% of 8th graders, 1.9% of 10th graders, and 2.6% of 12th graders had abused LSD at least once in the year prior to being surveyed.
-Causes you to treat your friends in ways that you usually wouldn't, damaging friendships and creating harmful ones.
-Causes family members to view you differently and lose trust in you, causing family issues and damage.-Trafficking 1-9 grams mixture (one dose is roughly .5g):
- First Offense
- Not less than 5 yrs, and not more than 40 yrs.
- If death or serious injury results, not less than 20 years or more than life.
- Fine not to exceed $2 million.