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Name:Section:Fill in the blank box.Drug TypeExample(Attach a picture and name)EffectsStimulantsStimulants are a class ofdrugs that speed upmessages travellingbetween the brain andbody. They can make aperson feel more awake,alert, confident orenergetic.1Stimulants includecaffeine, nicotine,amphetamines andcocaine. Large doses cancause over-stimulation,resulting in anxiety, panic,seizures, headaches,stomach cramps,aggression and paranoia.Long-term use of strongstimulants can haveadverse effects.
There is no safe levelof drug use.Use of anydrug always carriessome risk. It’s importantto be careful whentaking any type of drug.size, weight andhealthwhether the personis used to taking itwhether other drugsare taken around thesame timethe amount takenthe strength of thedrug (varies frombatch to batch withillegally produceddrugs.
OpioidsCommon side effects ofopioid administrationincludesedation,dizziness, nausea,vomiting, constipation,physical dependence,tolerance, andrespiratory depression.

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Morphine, Psychoactive drug, Vomiting

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