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Monday, September 22, 2008
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Oxycodone HCL


Readers should note that while neither Nicotine or Oxycodone are illegal per se, both drugs are addictive substances heavily regulated by the Food and Drug Administration.

Category
Opioids and Morphine Derivatives

Also Known as
Oxycontin(brand name); Oxy, O.C., killer

How Administered
swallowed, snorted, injected

Intoxication Effects
pain relief, euphoria, drowsiness

Potential Health Consequences
nausea, constipation, confusion, sedation, respiratory depression and arrest, tolerance, addiction, unconsciousness, coma, death





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Methaqualone



Category
Depressants

Also Known as
Quaalude(brand name), Sopor(brand name), Parest(brand name); ludes, mandrex, quad, quay

How Administered
injected, swallowed



Intoxication Effects
euphoria, reduced anxiety; feeling of well-being; lowered inhibitions; slowed pulse and breathing; lowered blood pressure; poor concentration

Potential Health Consequences
depression, poor reflexes, slurred speech, coma

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LSD



Category
Hallucinogens

Also Known as
lysergic acid diethylamide(generic name); acid, blotter, boomers, cubes, microdot, yellow sunshines

How Administered
swallowed, absorbed through mouth tissues

Intoxication Effects
altered states of perception and feeling; nausea, increased body temperature, heart rate, blood pressure; loss of appetite, sleeplessness, numbness, weakness, tremors

Potential Health Consequences
persisting perception disorder (flashbacks)

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Cocaine



Category
Stimulants

Also Known as
Cocaine hydrochloride(brand name); blow, bump, C, candy, Charlie, coke, crack, flake, rock, snow, toot

How Administered
injected, smoked, snorted



Intoxication Effects
increased heart rate, blood pressure, metabolism; feelings of exhilaration, energy, increased mental alertness, increased temperature

Potential Health Consequences
rapid or irregular heart beat; reduced appetite, weight loss, heart failure, nervousness, insomnia, chest pain, respiratory failure, nausea, abdominal pain, strokes, seizures, headaches, malnutrition, panic attacks





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Opium



Category
Opioids and Morphine Derivatives

Also Known as
laudanum, paregoric; big O, black stuff, block, gum, hop

How Administered
swallowed, smoked

Intoxication Effects
pain relief, euphoria, drowsiness

Potential Health Consequences
nausea, constipation, confusion, sedation, respiratory depression and arrest, tolerance, addiction, unconsciousness, coma, death





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Methamphetamine



Category
Stimulants

Also Known as
Desoxyn(brand name); chalk, crank, crystal, fire, glass, go fast, ice, meth, speed

How Administered
injected, swallowed, smoked, snorted

Intoxication Effects
increased heart rate, blood pressure, metabolism; feelings of exhilaration, energy, increased mental alertness, aggression, violence, psychotic behavior

Potential Health Consequences
memory loss, cardiac and neurological damage; impaired memory and learning, tolerance, addiction, rapid or irregular heart beat; reduced appetite, weight loss, heart failure, nervousness, insomnia




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Ketamine



Category
Dissociative Anesthetics

Also Known as
Ketalar SV(brand name); cat Valiums, K, Special K, vitamin K

How Administered
injected, snorted, smoked

Intoxication Effects
increased heart rate and blood pressure, impaired motor function; at high doses, delirium, depression, respiratory depression and arrest

Potential Health Consequences
memory loss; numbness; nausea/vomiting



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GHB(gamma-hydroxybutyrate)


Category
Depressants

Also Known as
G, Georgia home boy, grievous bodily harm, liquid ecstasy

How Administered
swallowed

Intoxication Effects
reduced anxiety; feeling of well-being; lowered inhibitions; slowed pulse and breathing; lowered blood pressure; poor concentration

Potential Health Consequences
drowsiness, nausea/vomiting, headache, loss of consciousness, loss of reflexes, seizures, coma, death



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Benzodiazepines


Category
Depressants

Also Known as
Ativan(brand name), Halcion(brand name), Libirum(brand name), Valium(brand name), Xanax(brand name); candy, downers, sleeping pills, tranks

How Administered
swallowed, injected

Intoxication Effects
sedation, drowsiness, reduced anxiety; feeling of well-being; lowered inhibitions; slowed pulse and breathing; lowered blood pressure; poor concentration



Potential Health Consequences
dizziness, fatigue; confusion; impaired coordination, memory, judgment; addiction; respiratory depression and arrest, death

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Nicotine



Readers should note that while neither Nicotine or Oxycodone are illegal per se, both drugs are addictive substances heavily regulated by the Food and Drug Administration.

Category
Stimulants

Also Known as
cigarettes, cigars, smokeless tobacco, snuff, spit tobacco, bidis, chew

How Administered
smoked, snorted, taken in snuff and spit tobacco

Intoxication Effects
increased heart rate, blood pressure, metabolism; feelings of exhilaration, energy, increased mental alertness



Potential Health Consequences
rapid or irregular heart beat; reduced appetite, weight loss, heart failure, nervousness, insomnia, adverse pregnancy outcomes, chronic lung disease, cardiovascular disease, stroke, cancer, tolerance, addiction


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Mescaline


Category
Hallucinogens

Also Known as
buttons, cactus, mesc, peyote

How Administered
swallowed, smoked

Intoxication Effects
altered states of perception and feeling; nausea, increased body temperature, heart rate, blood pressure; loss of appetite, sleeplessness, numbness, weakness, tremors



Potential Health Consequences
persisting perception disorder (flashbacks)


Mescaline experiment on human by Dr. Osmond


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Inhalants





Category
Other Compounds

Also Known as
Solvents (paint thinners, gasoline, glues), gases (butane, propane, aerosol propellants, nitrous oxide), nitrites (isoamyl, isobutyl, cyclohexyl); laughing gas, poppers, snappers, whippets

How Administered
inhaled through nose or mouth

Intoxication Effects
stimulation, loss of inhibition; headache; nausea or vomiting; slurred speech, loss of motor coordination; wheezing



Potential Health Consequences
unconsciousness, cramps, weight loss, muscle weakness, depression, memory impairment, damage to cardiovascular and nervous systems, sudden death



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Flunitrazepam


Category
Depressants

Also Known as
Rohypnol(brand name); forget-me pill, Mexican Valium, R2, Roche, roofies, roofinol, rope, rophies

How Administered
swallowed, snorted

Intoxication Effects
reduced anxiety; feeling of well-being; lowered inhibitions; slowed pulse and breathing; lowered blood pressure; poor concentration



Potential Health Consequences
visual and gastrointestinal disturbances, urinary retention, memory loss for the time under the drug's effects

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Barbiturates



Category
Depressants

Also Known as
Amytal(brand name), Nembutal(brand name), Seconal(brand name), Phenobarbital(brand name); barbs, reds, red birds, phennies, tooies, yellows, yellow jackets

How Administered
injected, swallowed



Intoxication Effects
reduced anxiety; feeling of well-being; lowered inhibitions; slowed pulse and breathing; lowered blood pressure; poor concentration

Potential Health Consequences
fatigue; confusion; impaired coordination, memory, judgment; addiction; respiratory depression and arrest, death





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Morphine


Category
Opioids and Morphine Derivatives

Also Known as
Roxanol(brand name), Duramorph(brand name); M, Miss Emma, monkey, white stuff

How Administered
injected, swallowed, smoked

Intoxication Effects
pain relief, euphoria, drowsiness



Potential Health Consequences
nausea, constipation, confusion, sedation, respiratory depression and arrest, tolerance, addiction, unconsciousness, coma, death

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MDMA(methylenedioxy-methamphetamine)


Category
Stimulants

Also Known as
Adam, clarity, ecstasy, Eve, lover's speed, peace, STP, X, XTC

How Administered
swallowed

Intoxication Effects
mild hallucinogenic effects, increased tactile sensitivity, empathic feelings, increased heart rate, blood pressure, metabolism; feelings of exhilaration, energy, increased mental alertness

Potential Health Consequences
rapid or irregular heart beat; reduced appetite, weight loss, heart failure, nervousness, insomnia, impaired memory and learning, hyperthermia, cardiac toxicity, renal failure, liver toxicity




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Hydrocodone bitartrate with acetaminophen



Category
Opioids and Morphine Derivatives

Also Known as
Vicodin(brand name); wike, Watson-387

How Administered
swallowed

Intoxication Effects
pain relief, euphoria, drowsiness

Potential Health Consequences
nausea, constipation, confusion, sedation, respiratory depression and arrest, tolerance, addiction, unconsciousness, coma, death





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Fentanyl and Fentanyl Analogs


Category
Opioids and Morphine Derivatives

Also Known as
Actiq(brand name), Duragesic(brand name), Sublimaze(brand name); Apache, China girl, China white, dance fever, friend, goodfella, jackpot, murder 8, TNT, Tango and Cash

How Administered
injected, smoked, snorted

Intoxication Effects
pain relief, euphoria, drowsiness

Potential Health Consequences
nausea, constipation, confusion, sedation, respiratory depression and arrest, tolerance, addiction, unconsciousness, coma, death



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