Psychoactive Drugs

By Shannon Perry and Will Stollsteimer

Stimulants

Any drug that excites the body and it's functions

Depresents

Drugs that reduce neutral activity and slow body functions

Opiates

A specific type of depressant that is derived from the poppy plant

Psychedelic Drugs

Hallucinogenic drugs mind expanding and makes your thoughts impaired

Tolerance

Continued use of a drug making the effects lessen in intensity

Withdrawl

Stopping use of a drug causing negative symptoms

Addiction

Craving for s chemical substance

Dependance

Absence of a drug leading to physical pain