Psychoactive Drugs

Chemical substance that acts on the central nervous system

Stimulant

Raises the level of physiological or nervous activity in the body

Depressants

Reduce neural activity and slow body function

Opiates

A drug with morphine like effects, derived from opium

Psychedelic Drugs

Induce states of altered perception and thought

Tolerance

Ability to tolerate something

Withdrawal

Discontinuation of medication or recreational drug

Addiction

Condition of being addicted to a particular substance

Dependence

Relying on or being controlled by something
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Interesting Facts

Fact

Psychedelics often evoke conscious awareness of subconscious thoughts and feelings, such as repressed memories, feelings about life circumstances, fantasies, or deep fears

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An individual's experience using a psychedelic drug is strongly influenced by two key factors: set and setting

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Most commonly used ones such as LSD and psyilocybin mushrooms, there has never been a recorded overdose