Drugs

Agnes Sjogren

Depressant

decreases the nervous systems activity.


example: Alcohol, morphine, heroin

Effects of use...

Psychological: relaxant, relieve inhibitions, impair memory and judgement.



Physiological: increase the risk of getting diabetes and weight gain.

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Hallucinogen

a drug that make you halusinate (see stuff that is not there)

LSD, marijuana, mescaline


Effects of use...

Psychological: alter a person's perceptions of reality,




Physiological: raised blood pressure and heart rate.


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Stimulant

elevate mood, increase feelings of well-being, and increase energy and alertness.


nicotine, cocaine, amphetamine


Effects of use...

psychological: make you feel less tired.


Physiological: make you feel less tired.


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