"Stimulants Depressants Narcotics Hallucinogens And Cannabis" Essays and Research Papers

  • Narcotic Drugs

    Narcotic Drugs Narcotic drugs are substances of which has been used as pain relievers but are most popular with being socially...

    Criminal law, Drug, Drug addiction 1193 Words | 3 Pages

  • Hallucinogens

    Hallucinogens or psychedelics are mind-altering drugs, which affect the mind's perceptions, causing bizarre, unpredictable behavior, and...

    Dimethyltryptamine, Drug, Hallucination 1535 Words | 5 Pages

  • Depressants & Their Effects

    Depressants and Their Effects In today’s world people are becoming more and more dependant on drugs, in particular,...

    Addiction, Benzodiazepine, Depressant 1002 Words | 3 Pages

  • Drug Profile Paper

    than usual level of dopamine released providing an illusion of heightened happiness. The next section will describe stimulants,...

    Addiction, Brain, Cocaine 1123 Words | 4 Pages

  • Uop Psy 425 Drug Profile Paper

    alleviate pain, produce pleasurable feelings, and elevate mood. Drugs such as opioids are known to affect the endorphin system (Merten, 2010). Drug...

    Addiction, Benzodiazepine, Brain 1440 Words | 5 Pages

  • Drug Profile Paper

    philosophies including the psychology and physiology will be explained in an attempt to describe how drugs affect our bodies both physically and mentally....

    Addiction, Alcohol withdrawal syndrome, Drug addiction 1093 Words | 4 Pages

  • The International Issue On Narcotics

    Leon Cohen Professor Daniel Preston SPEA-V 160 16 October 2013 Narcotics Importance The international issue on narcotics and...

    Cannabis, Controlled Substances Act, Drug Enforcement Administration 1051 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Exploitation of Cannabis Sativa by Humans

    The exploitation of Cannabis sativa by Homo sapiens Cannabis sativa is a species of plant in the genus Cannabis...

    Cannabidiol, Cannabinoid receptor, Cannabis 1769 Words | 5 Pages

  • Psychoactive Drugs

    sedative-hypnotics, hallucinogens, narcotic analgesics, stimulant-euphoriants, and psychotropic drugs. The most...

    Brain, Cocaine, Heroin 1908 Words | 5 Pages

  • Effect of Alcohol and Other Drugs

    Alcohol Alcohol is a Depressant - it slows down your nervous system. Alcohol affects all parts of the body and their cells, particularly...

    Addiction, Alcoholism, Cancer 541 Words | 3 Pages

  • Drugs and Their Effect on Society

    pharmacological and legal criteria into the following seven categories: stimulants, depressants, cannabis,...

    Drug, Drug addiction, Heroin 992 Words | 3 Pages

  • Should Cannabis Be Legalised?

    Should cannabis be legalised in Australia? Your response should provide a considered discussion of the advantages and disadvantages of both...

    Cannabis, Drug addiction, Global Marijuana March 1611 Words | 5 Pages

  • Drug Abuse

    nicotine, which is found in tobacco; (5) opiates, including most narcotics; (6) sedatives, including barbiturates and other kinds of sleeping...

    Addiction, Alcohol, Benzodiazepine 1754 Words | 6 Pages

  • Stimulants

    General Psychology STIMULANTS Definition of Stimulant Drugs Stimulant, any drug that excites any bodily...

    Amphetamine, Caffeine, Cocaine 5000 Words | 16 Pages

  • Narcotics Control

    Critical Issue Analysis: Narcotics Control The use, production, distribution and control of narcotics, both legal and illegal,...

    Cocaine, Critical thinking, Drug 1459 Words | 5 Pages

  • Narcotic Drugs

    Narcotic drugs CRJ 311...

    Cocaine, Drug addiction, Morphine 671 Words | 3 Pages

  • Narcotics Anonymous

    Olivia Ferrell Informative Outline April 7th, 2014 Specific Purpose: I will inform my audience about Narcotics Anonymous. Central Idea:...

    Addiction, Alcoholism, Drug abuse 1447 Words | 7 Pages

  • Drug Addiction

    Alex was slowly becoming addicted, a common alcoholic. Perhaps, if he and other users understood the outcome of their drug abuse, they would think twice...

    Addiction, Cocaine, Domestic violence 1509 Words | 6 Pages

  • Persuasive Essay: Why Medical Cannabis Should Be Legalized

    Freshmen Writing Seminar November 14, 2011 Persuasive Research Report Medical cannabis can prove to be beneficial in the state of...

    2448 Words | 7 Pages

  • drug test answers

    Hallucinogens are extremely dangerous because of their unpredictable results. a) true b) false About 10% of all alcohol eliminated by the...

    Alcohol, Decision making, Decision theory 830 Words | 6 Pages

  • Stimulant

    Stimulant, any of a group of drugs that excite the central nervous system, increase alertness, and alleviate fatigue. Caffeine is perhaps the...

    Addiction, Amphetamine, Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder 3424 Words | 10 Pages

  • Psychoactive Drug Addiction

    opposing note, too many dopamine producing neurons in the brain is what causes people to suffer from schizophrenia. Dopamine also plays a central role in...

    Addiction, Drug, Drug addiction 2249 Words | 7 Pages

  • Drugs, Addiction, Their Influences, and Lasting Effects

    come with it. These three categories include depressants, stimulants, and hallucinogens. Psychoactive drugs are...

    Addiction, Brain, Drug addiction 1552 Words | 5 Pages

  • Drugs and Its Effects

    which can potentially destroy lives. Drugs which alter behavior could be categorized as stimulants, hallucinogens and...

    Benzodiazepine, Brain, Central nervous system 621 Words | 2 Pages

  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Drugs

    paranoia, depressing memories, and stress related pain that never seems to dissipate. Even worse, there is a distance between him and his family that grows...

    Chemotherapy, Drug addiction, Drugs 947 Words | 3 Pages

  • Drugs: a Major Problem in Canadian Society

    Canadian Society A major problem that exists within Canadian society is the abuse of mind- altering substances. Such narcotics cause not only...

    Addiction, Drug, Drug abuse 720 Words | 3 Pages

  • Drugs and Rehab

    a new fad in drugs known as "club drugs" are entering the picture for teens. Some of these drugs include ecstasy, Rohypnol (Roofies), and Methamphetamine...

    Addiction, Cocaine, Controlled Substances Act 1447 Words | 4 Pages

  • Psychology Paper on Sleep

    urges and impulses are usually released through an individual's dream. One major class of drugs are stimulants, drugs that stimulate the...

    Brain, Dream, Dreaming 897 Words | 3 Pages

  • States of Consciousness

    substances, one’s behavior is altered. Mood, perception, and state of consciousness are likewise altered because of biochemical actions hitting the nervous...

    Altered state of consciousness, Consciousness, Electroencephalography 652 Words | 3 Pages

  • Psychoactive Drugs and Their Effects

    effects and actions on the mind and body. Example: Depressants, Hallucinogens, opiates and stimulants....

    Addiction, Benzodiazepine, Brain 614 Words | 2 Pages

  • Narcotics - Research Paper in English

    NARCOTICS” Research Paper In English IV Prepared and Submitted by: Adrian R. Rosasiña Submitted to: Mrs. Felonila Cortado...

    Addiction, Benzodiazepine, Benzodiazepine withdrawal syndrome 1069 Words | 5 Pages

  • Should the Use of Medical Marijuana Be Legalized?

    Marijuana refers to a drug derived from dried leaves, stems and flowers of the cannabis plant, also called hemp. Cannabis sativa,...

    Cannabis, Cannabis sativa, Hashish 1485 Words | 5 Pages

  • Effects of Drug Use

    derived from the hemp plant Cannabis sativa, delta-9-tetrahydricannabinol being the main active chemical. It is usually smoked in blunts or in...

    Cocaine, Drug, Drug addiction 1267 Words | 4 Pages

  • Biology on Drug Abuse and Addiction

    good judgment, control your behavior, and feel normal without drugs. Your addiction is bad when the urge is so extremely strong that your mind starts to...

    Addiction, Benzodiazepine, Drug addiction 1605 Words | 5 Pages

  • work file 4.3

    Caution: Dangerous Chemicals Word Bank Inhalants Hallucinogens Stimulants Narcotics...

    Cocaine, Drug, Drug addiction 350 Words | 2 Pages

  • Marijuana

    on purpose. Cannabis Indica species can withstand colder climates (“Marijuana, history of,”) If marijuana were to become a cash crop it would...

    Cannabis, Cannabis smoking, Hashish 2570 Words | 6 Pages

  • Lit Review on Cannabis

    Literature Review Introduction Cannabis Sativa (Marijuana) is a natural herb that has been around and being utilized for ages. Recent...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 790 Words | 3 Pages

  • drugs speech

    are drugs? Drugs are spilt into 4 categories- depressants, hallucinogens, opiates and stimulants....

    1027 Words | 3 Pages

  • Explain the Harmful Effects of Drugs Such as Ecstasy on the Individual and Society.

    nature alters the structure or function of a living organism. In this essay, drugs are more appropriate defined as psychoactive drugs such as ecstasy and...

    Clandestine chemistry, Drug, Drug addiction 1342 Words | 4 Pages

  • Drug Abuse

    two groups, stimulants and depressants. Stimulants are drugs that speed up signals through the nervous system. They...

    Addiction, Cocaine, Drug 1534 Words | 6 Pages

  • Rogerian Legaliztion

    Rogerian Argument For Legalization The cannabis plant has been the topic of much debate throughout the history of this country. Many...

    Cannabis, Drug, Drug addiction 1174 Words | 3 Pages

  • Prescription Drug Abuse Essay

    adults, ages 18-25. According to the NSDUH the most commonly abused prescription drugs are opiods, CNS depressants, and...

    Addiction, Benzodiazepine, Drug addiction 1745 Words | 5 Pages

  • Drug Abuse in India

    mental functioning. 2. Types of Drugs There are different types of drugs found in India. 1. Hallucinogens such as LSD, hashish, ganja and...

    Addiction, Cocaine, Convention on Psychotropic Substances 609 Words | 2 Pages

  • Dr. Mary Jane: Cannabis and Cancer

    Dr. Mary Jane: Cannabis and Cancer Jonathan Griffith 11/13/10 Dr. Mary Jane: Cannabis and Cancer About 3,400 people are...

    Cancer, Cannabis, Cannabis sativa 1043 Words | 3 Pages

  • Weed

    Mary Jane, Pot, Weed; it doesn't matter. It is still Cannabis Sativa, or cannabis for short. And it is still illegal. The use...

    Cannabis, Cannabis sativa, Hemp 835 Words | 3 Pages

  • Drug Abuse and Addiction

    different types of drugs you should be aware of. Some are prescribed, others are known as club drugs, illicit or illegal substances, and some are called...

    Addiction, Drug abuse, Drug addiction 507 Words | 2 Pages

  • Narcotics Anonymous: Twelve Steps To Recovery

            Fall Semester 2001         Term Paper                                                               Narcotics Anonymous: Twelve Steps...

    Addiction, Alcoholism, Drug addiction 1501 Words | 4 Pages

  • Drug Addiction

    the chronic use of psychoactive drugs and, with some drugs, may be the only obvious factor associated with intense craving and apparent compulsive use. Drugs...

    Addiction, Benzodiazepine, Drug 1065 Words | 4 Pages

  • Is Stimulant Medication the Best Option for Adhd Children

    Is Stimulant Medication the Best Option for ADHD Children? Abstract Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most...

    Amphetamine, Attention, Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder 2318 Words | 7 Pages

  • Prescription Drug Abuse

    These classifications are opiates, stimulants, depressants, hallucinogens, and marijuana (Corder 4). Opiates have...

    Drug addiction, Drug Enforcement Administration, Drugs 2025 Words | 6 Pages

  • Pharmacy

    Answer: Incorrect Reference: PAGE 9 7. Which of the following drugs is a powerful central nervous system stimulant that raises the heart...

    491 Words | 4 Pages

  • Cannabis Sativa: Why Hasn't It Been Legalized?

    we were able to legalize a drug that works more efficiently on some diseases than any legal drug on the market today? This drug can help to aid such...

    Cancer, Cannabis, Chemotherapy 1113 Words | 4 Pages

  • Unconsious Mind

    alters a person’s state of consciousness, including depressants, stimulants, and hallucinogens. Include in this...

    Cognitive science, Consciousness, Dopamine 1590 Words | 5 Pages

  • Prescription Drug Abuse

    (National Institute on Drug Abuse), “Prescription drug abuse is the use of a medication without a prescription.” From the website drugabuse.gov ,” In 2009,...

    Addiction, Codeine, Drug addiction 1030 Words | 3 Pages

  • Drug Abuse What it is about and possible solutions.

    The coca plant grows in the Andes of South America and contains 1 to 2 percent cocaine. The marijuana plant, Cannabis sativa, contains a group...

    Addiction, Drug, Drug addiction 3255 Words | 10 Pages

  • Top 10 Drugs and Their Effects

    Cocaine Cocaine is a crystalline tropane alkaloid that is obtained from the leaves of the coca plant. It is both a stimulant of the central...

    Cocaine, Drug addiction, Morphine 1350 Words | 5 Pages

  • Edsa Revolution

    3.5Morphine 3.8Codeine 3.3Cocaine 3.6Heroin 3.9 Marijuana IV. Effects of drugs:...

    Cocaine, Drug addiction, Heroin 2538 Words | 9 Pages

  • Drug Awareness

    destructive pattern of using a substance that leads to significant problems or distress. It affects more than 7% of people at some point in their lives....

    Addiction, Drug, Drug addiction 443 Words | 2 Pages

  • discursive essay on the legalisation of cannabis; different peoples views and arguments for and against it.

    heated debate almost anywhere you go is the legalisation of cannabis. There are two different opinions: one, that cannabis should...

    Addiction, Drug, Drug addiction 744 Words | 3 Pages

  • Identify The Different Substances Which Individuals Might Use

    alters judgment, attention, perception, or physical control. Psychoactive drugs can be categorised into three broad groups: 1 Stimulants:...

    Alcoholism, Controlled Substances Act, Drug 473 Words | 2 Pages

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