Journal # 3. Name a drug and give a fact about it. Illegal Drugs. Drugs that are made and used purely for their effects Inhalants Marijuana Stimulants Anabolic Steroids Narcotics Hallucinogens. Illegal Drugs. Inhalants. Marijuana. An illegal drug that comes from the hemp plant.
Name a drug and give a fact about it.
An illegal drug that comes from the hemp plant.
Increase heart rate, loss of memory, decrease energy level, and panic attacks.
This is a gateway drug.
- lighter fluids
- cleaning solvents
Damage brain cells and can make a person lose consciousness and never wake up.
Synthetic drugs based on a male hormone
People usually use it to increase their body weight.
Some doctors prescribe it for people that suffer from asthma
People become violent and depressed
- cocaine and crack
Great risk of death and participating in other high risk behaviors
Illegal drugs that cause the user’s brain to create or distort images and to see and hear things that are not real
- PCP (angel dust)
- LSD (acid)
- MDMA (ecstasy)
Some users of these drugs become infected with disease
Harmful Effects of Drug Use