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Alcohol

Action:

  • Relaxaion
  • Loss of inhibitions
  • Lack of concentration
  • Drowsiness
  • Slurred Speech
  • Sleep

Intoxication/Symptoms of use:

  1. Agressiveness
  2. Impaired judgment
  3. Impaired attention
  4. Irriability
  5. Euphoria
  6. Depression
  7. Emoional lability
  8. Slurred speech
  9. Incoordination
  10. Unsteady gait
  11. Nystagmus
  12. Flushed face

Overdose:

  • N, V
  • Shallow R
  • Cold, clammy skin
  • Weak
  • Rapid P
  • Coma
  • Possible death

Withdrawal:

  1. Tremors
  2. N/V
  3. Malaise
  4. Weakness
  5. Sweating
  6. Increased BP
  7. Tachycardia
  8. Anxiety
  9. Depression
  10. Irritability
  11. Halluncinations
  12. Headache
  13. Insomnia
  14. Seizures

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Cannabinols

Action:

  1. Relaxation
  2. Talkativeness
  3. Lowered inhibitions
  4. Euphroia
  5. Mood swings

Intoxication/Symptoms of Use:

  • Euphoria
  • Anxiety
  • Suspiciousness
  • Sensation of slowed time
  • Impaired judgement
  • Social withdrawal
  • Tachycardia
  • Conjuctival redness
  • Increased appetitie
  • Hallucinations

Overdose:

  1. Fatigue
  2. Paranoia
  3. Delusions
  4. Possible psychosis
  5. Halluncinations

Withdrawal:

  1. Restlessness
  2. Irritability
  3. Insomnia
  4. Loss of appetite
  5. Depressed mood
  6. Tremors
  7. Fever/chills
  8. Headache
  9. Stomach pain

3

Opiods

Action:

  1. Euphoria
  2. Lethargy
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Lack of motivation
  5. Constricted pupils

Overdose:

  • Shallow breathing
  • Slowed P
  • Clammy skin
  • Pulmonary edema
  • Resp. arrest
  • Convulsions
  • Coma
  • Possible death

Intoxication:

  1. Euphoria
  2. Lethargy
  3. Solmnolence
  4. Apthy
  5. Dysphoria
  6. Impaired judgement
  7. Pupillary constriction
  8. Drowsiness
  9. Slurred speech
  10. Constipation
  11. N
  12. Decreased RR
  13. Decreased BP

Withdrawal:

  • Craving for drug
  • N/V/D
  • Muscle aches
  • Lacrimation or rhinorrhea
  • Pupillary dilation
  • Piloerection or sweating
  • Yawning
  • Fever
  • Insomnia

 

4

Stimulants

Use:

  • Hyperactivity
  • Agitation
  • Euphoria
  • Insomnia
  • Loss of appetite

Overdose:

  1. Cardiac arrhythmias
  2. Headache
  3. Convulsions
  4. Hypertension
  5. Rapid HR
  6. Coma
  7. Possible death

Intoxication:

  • Fighting
  • Gradiosity
  • Hypervigilance
  • Psychomotor agitation
  • Impaired judgment
  • Tachycardia
  • Pupillary dilation
  • Elevated BP
  • N/V
  • Perspiration or chills

Withdrawal:

  1. Anxiety
  2. Depressed mood
  3. Irritability
  4. Craving for the substance
  5. Fatigue
  6. Insomnia or hypersomnia
  7. Psychomotor agitation
  8. Paranoid and suicidal ideation

5

Hallucinogens

Use:

  1. Visual hallucinations
  2. Disorientation
  3. Confusion
  4. Paranoid delusions
  5. Euphoria
  6. Anxiety
  7. Panic
  8. Increased P

Overdose:

  • Agitation
  • Extreme hyperactivity
  • Violence
  • Hallucinations
  • Psychosis
  • Convulsions
  • Possible death

Intoxication:

 

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Sedative/Hypnotics