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This stimulant comes from the leaves of coca bush and causes stroke and makes you high

Cocaine

2

Other terms for cocaine

Coke
Snow
White Lady
White powder

3

Define Amphetamines

🔸chemically made
🔸injected, snorted and smoked
🔸crystal like substance

4

It is a diet pill and treats ADD and asthma. It causes malfunction

Methamphetamine

5

Other terms for methamphetamine

Shabu
Crystal meth

6

What is methcathinone

Same as Shabu

7

What is an ephidrine

Diet pill and is from the ephedra plant

8

Another term for MDMA

Ecstasy

9

What is MDMA

🔸Tablet form with various colors
🔸methylenedioxy methampethamine
🔸keeps you awake and active for 12 hours

10

This treats ADHD and stimulates a person's brain to pay attention

Methylphenidate

11

The only non-controlled drug and is commonly taken everyday by humans

Caffeine

12

Define depressants

🔸Makes you sleepy and relaxed
🔸sedative(calming)hypnotics()

13

This downer makes you sleepy and relieves tension

Barbiturates

14

What is Benzodiazepines

Relieves anxiety, relaxes muscles and is an anti-convulsant (sudden uncontrollable movements, epilepsy)

15

GHB another term

Date rape drug

16

What is GHB

Gamma hydroxybutyrate
Tablet or liquid form
Makes a person unconscious for 20++ mins
Causes comatose when overdosed

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What is experienced after taking stimulants

Crash

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What happens when you crash

Weak, sleepy, sad and depressed

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Define Stimulants

🔸Speeds up the activity of the brain
🔸can cause sudden death (raised bp, stroke, suppresses feeling of hunger)
🔸makes you high and awake and hyper