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

  • Stimulants Depressants Narcotics Hallucinogens And Cannabis

    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

     Examining the effective usage of hallucinogens in psychiatric research, its effectiveness in therapy and the risks associated with...

    Dimethyltryptamine, Entheogen, Ketamine 2176 Words | 7 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

  • Cannabis and Marijuana Plants

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

    2570 Words | 6 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

  • Weed: Cannabis and Mary Jane

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

    835 Words | 3 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

  • Illicit Drugs

    you most likely will go to jail. There are three main categories that these drugs fall under; Stimulant, Depressant and...

    Depressant, Heroin, Illegal drug trade 688 Words | 3 Pages

  • effect of drugs abuse

    Australia is a drug-using society. The most common drugs used are alcohol, coffee, nicotine and various medications. Less commonly used are illegal drugs...

    1202 Words | 4 Pages

  • Sensation, Perception and Consciousness

    perceptions or thought processes. 1. Depressants These drugs include alcohol, barbiturates, narcotics and minor...

    Gestalt psychology, Hypnosis, Illusion 560 Words | 3 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

  • Psychology and Drugs

    The three different classes of drugs are Stimulants, Depressants and Hallucinogens drugs. Stimulant...

    Amphetamine, Benzodiazepine, Depressant 1031 Words | 3 Pages

  • Psychoactive Drugs

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

    Brain, Cocaine, Heroin 1908 Words | 5 Pages

  • ASM 4 1.1

    Substances fit into three different categories, with more than one category fitting some substances. The three categories are: Stimulants,...

    Amphetamine, Benzodiazepine, Cocaine 1034 Words | 4 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

  • Hallucinogens as Medicine

    Hallucinogens as Medicine 1 Hallucinogens as Medicine Melody Gambino Psychology 101...

    Ayahuasca, Bad trip, Dimethyltryptamine 1226 Words | 4 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

  • 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

  • Informative Cannabis Speech

    Marijuana Introduction- What is Cannabis? Marijuana? Hemp? Hashish? Cannabis Sativa? Or even Marihuana? All have different...

    Cannabinoid, Cannabis, Global Marijuana March 1136 Words | 4 Pages

  • Narcotic Drugs

    Narcotic drugs CRJ 311...

    Cocaine, Drug addiction, Morphine 671 Words | 3 Pages

  • Cannabis and Marijuana

    drugs that has estimated to be over a trillion dollar failure, and we have nothing to show for it. There are many different takes on legalizing marijuana...

    1035 Words | 3 Pages

  • Hallucinogens Effective For Therapeutic

     Hallucinogens effective for Therapeutic in Addiction Treatment Hallucinogens are drugs that produce hallucinations which...

    Addiction, Drug addiction, Heroin 2325 Words | 9 Pages

  • narcotics

    mescaline Cannabis, hemp, hashish Widely known in China, Central Asia, India, Middle East since 2000BC; fibres used for rope making...

    Cocaine, Controlled Substances Act, Drug addiction 1135 Words | 17 Pages

  • Legalize Marijuana.

    Marijuana, as most people commonly know it, is really a plant called hemp, or "cannabis sativa." There are other plants called hemp, but...

    Cannabis, Cannabis laws, Cannabis sativa 2436 Words | 7 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

  • Effects of Substance Abuse

    the matter (as in steroids for performance enhancement in sports), it is also called substance abuse. Therefore, mood-altering and psychoactive substances...

    1117 Words | 4 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

  • Teenage Drug Abuse

    substance abuse, can be described as the physical need or compulsion to repeatedly use a substance that alters consciousness both physically and mentally....

    Addiction, Drug, Drug addiction 347 Words | 2 Pages

  • Legalization of Cannabis

    Legalization of Cannabis Over 4,000 years ago, it was discovered in ancient China, that by ingesting a certain plant, one could...

    Cannabis, Cannabis sativa, Hemp 2264 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

  • Cannabis- Legalize It!

    Cannabis- Legalize It! The legalization and decriminalization of cannabis/ marijuana would be beneficial to economic growth in...

    Cannabis, Drug addiction, Global Marijuana March 1904 Words | 6 Pages

  • Psychoactive Drugs and How They Are Used

    that change our mood, thoughts, behavior, and consciousness. It affects the central nervous system, which alters the brains functions. From mild to more...

    Addiction, Brain, Cocaine 1677 Words | 5 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

  • 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

  • America's Love for Marijuana

    weed, grass, widow, boom, ganja, hash, Mary Jane, Cannabis, bubble gum, northern lights, fruity juice, gangster, skunk and chronic. Marijuana...

    Cannabis, Drug, Drug addiction 2687 Words | 7 Pages

  • Cannabis sativa Linn

    BOTANICAL NAME: Cannabis sativa Linn. FAMILY Cannabinaceae SYNONYMS Vijaya, Bhanga, Ganja, Matulani, Madani, Jaya, Shakrashana,...

    Cannabinoid, Cannabinoid receptor, Cannabis 10550 Words | 40 Pages

  • Canada: Drug Abuse

    Introduction Drug use and abuse is as old as mankind itself. Human beings have always had a desire to eat or drink substances that make them feel relaxed,...

    Drug, Drug addiction, Heroin 1384 Words | 4 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

  • 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

  • Cannabis and Health Canada

    Cannabis has been a part of human existence for thousand of years. People used cannabis as a necessity of life. People depended...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 1935 Words | 6 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

  • Pro Cannabis Medical View

    Written by I.A. Medicinal cannabis is one of the most argued topics in the United States today. Numerous people believe that medicinal...

    910 Words | 3 Pages

  • Narcotics

    The 1956 Narcotics Control Act When I was deciding which topics to choose, the word narcotics jumped out at me and I wanted to...

    Addiction, Cocaine, Controlled Drugs and Substances Act 814 Words | 2 Pages

  • Appetite Stimulants for Kids

    Appetite Stimulants for Kids * If you are struggling to make your child have nourishing meals, go for some alternative methods. For...

    Appetite, Dietary mineral, Dietary supplement 1119 Words | 4 Pages

  • Cannabis Coursework [Uncomplete]

    Should Cannabis be legalized? Cannabis has been in the world for many years yet there are disputes whether...

    Cannabinoid, Cannabis, Hallucination 1453 Words | 4 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

  • Should Cannabis Be Legalised?

    Should cannabis be legalised? Source list: Source 1: OCR Stimulus material. Source 2:...

    Begin, Cannabis, Decriminalization 1871 Words | 5 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

  • Central Nervous System Stimulants

    CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM STIMULANTS CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM STIMULANTS Definition Stimulants are a substance...

    Asthma, Caffeine, Central nervous system 517 Words | 4 Pages

  • Methamphetamine and Stimulants

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

    5000 Words | 16 Pages

  • The Use of Cannabis and Its Relation to Schizophrenia

    The Use of Cannabis and Its Relation to Schizophrenia Introduction: Since the 1990s is it known that there is a relationship between the use...

    Drug addiction, Hallucination, Psychosis 1911 Words | 5 Pages

  • How Have Drugs and Alcohol Shaped Canadian Society?

    excessive or inappropriate use of alcohol or other drugs (including prescription drugs) can interfere with daily life and negatively affect work,...

    Addiction, Canada, Drug 1849 Words | 5 Pages

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