Depressants drugs

Depressants drugs - Depressantsdrugs 16:39

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Depressants drugs 16:39 Barbiturates – the dose that safe you isn’t far from the dose that kills you Tranquilizers – valum, psychological addictive potential. Cant go to sleep without  them. Opiates – Narcotics; drugs drived from the opium poppy. Slicing the poppy and sticky white substance congeals on the outside of the  poppy. Take it back to refinery. Morphine, heroin. Heroin, snorted, smoked, intravenous. Last from 6, 7, 8 hours  Withdrawal, pain, discord, nauseated, excessive body secretions Body significantly reduces the amount of endorphins it produces. No administering of heroin or endorphins. We’d have pain constantly.
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Stimulants 16:39 Amphetamines Methamphetamine Crystal meth  Decrease need for sleep MDMA (Ecstasy) Cocaine Caffeine Nicotine Amphetamines More dopamine and more epinephrine 
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 12/15/2010 for the course LING LING 1001 taught by Professor Bob during the Spring '10 term at Carleton CA.

Page1 / 4

Depressants drugs - Depressantsdrugs 16:39

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online