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Hallucinogens. Hallucinogens-. Any drug that causes a person to hallucinate (see or hear things that are not there). The effects are often referred to as a “trip” “Trips” can last for minutes or days depending on the type and amount of drug taken.

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Hallucinogens

Hallucinogens


Hallucinogens1

Hallucinogens-

Any drug that causes a person to hallucinate (see or hear things that are not there).

  • The effects are often referred to as a “trip”

  • “Trips” can last for minutes or days depending on the type and amount of drug taken.

  • Flashbacks – hallucinogen’s effects can occur days, weeks, or years after the drugs were originally taken. Lasts for seconds or hours.


Common hallucinogens

Common Hallucinogens:

  • LSD (acid)

  • Mushrooms

  • PCP (angel dust)

  • Peyote


Inhalants

Inhalants

Any drug that is inhaled and absorbed into the bloodstream through the lungs.

  • Common Inhalants:

    household cleaners, spray paint,

    glue, Freon, nitrous oxide

  • Short Term effects:

    Oxygen flow to your brain is replaced by another chemical. This can result in death and brain damage (after only one use).

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Designer drugs

Designer Drugs

A drug that is produced by making a small chemical change to a drug that already exists.

  • Similar effects as the “parent drug” along with other unpredictable effects


Designer drugs1

Designer Drugs:

  • Ecstasy

  • One of the most popular designer drugs.

    • Derived from MDMA

    • Amind altering drug

    • Street names: X, Adam, XTC, and E

    • Taken as a pill, can be crushed and snorted

    • Effects include increased sensitivity to touch, hallucinations, tingling in skin, and increased energy.

    • Lasts 4-6 hours.


Side effects of ecstasy

Side Effects of Ecstasy:

  • Nausea

  • Confusion

  • Blurred vision

  • Dehydration

  • Memory Loss

  • Seizures

  • Heart failure

  • Brain damage

  • Death


Hallucinogens

Molly (Molecule)

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  • Pure MDMA

  • Users tend to be 16-24

  • Health risks: teeth clenching, a loss of inhibitions, transfixion on sights and sounds, nausea, blurred vision, chills and/or sweating, increased heart rate and blood pressure and seizures.

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Other designer drugs do not copy

Other Designer Drugs:Do not copy

GHB:

  • made from the anesthetic GBL (an ingredient to pesticides)

  • Street names: G, Liquid X, Fantasy

  • Loss of consciousness and death

    Ketamine:

  • closely related to hallucinogen PCP (angel dust).

  • Street names: Special K, K, Kit Kat, Vitamin K

  • Users experience “dissociation” – separation from

    reality. They also experience numbness, inability

    to move, permanent loss of memory, and coma.


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