5 Types of Drugs

And how they effect the body

Stimulants

  1. They can speed up the CNS
  2. Can lead to addiction and Death
  3. Ex: Caffeine, Nicotine, Cocaine
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Depressants

  1. Causes decrease in activity
  2. Can get mood swings and confusions
  3. Ex: Alcohol, Rohypnol, GHB, and, ect.
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Narcotics

  1. Dulls your senses and relieves pain
  2. Can cause numbness relaxation and nausea
  3. Ex: heroin
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Hallucinogens

  1. Alters perception thoughts and moods
  2. Causes Hallucinations
  3. Ex: LSD
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Inhalants

  1. Mind altering effect
  2. Can cause bloody nose
  3. Ex: Glue
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