PSY.4325.Ch 10

A true b false meth vs amphetamine 2 22314 history

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Unformatted text preview: irly inexpensive •  Can be made by amateurs who mix cough medicine with hydriodic acid •  Methylated once •  Can be prescribed in various drugs to treat specific problems Ecstasy (MDMA) is a type of amphetamine? a)  True b)  False Meth vs. amphetamine 2 2/23/14 •  History •  Effects •  Side effects •  Therapeutic effects •  Pharmacological action •  Dependence? Ecstasy Ritalin (Methylphenidate) •  History – three “eras” Cocaine What ways can cocaine be administered? a)  Orally b)  Inhaled •  •  •  •  History – three “eras” Administration Crack Pharmacological effects: dopamine, noradrenaline, adrenaline and serotonin •  Effects •  Withdrawal •  Treatment? c)  Injected d)  Smoked Cocaine 3 2/23/14 FIGURE 10.T02: Cocaine Abstinence Phases FIGURE 10.T04: Caffeine Content of Beverages and Chocolate Gawin, F. "Cocaine Addiction: Psychology and Neurophysiology." Science 251 (1991): 1580-1586 4...
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