Psychoactive Drugs

Substances that alter perception, mood, thinking and biochem

Stimulants VS. Depressants

Speed up activity in central nervous system VS. Slows down activity in central nervous system

Addiction VS. Dependence

Chronic, often relapsing brain disease that causes compulsive drug seeking and use, despite harmful consequences to the addicted individual and to those around him or her VS. Compulsive behavior that an addict can't control

Tolerance is an increased resistance to a drugs effects accompanying continued use

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it common to get addicted? Yes

What is the most common opiate? Oxycontin

Do Not Give In To Drugs!

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