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Avoiding Addictions. Addiction And The Dimensions Of Health. Characteristics Of College Drug Users. Why Students Don ’ t Use Drugs. Why Students Use Drugs. Often Misused Over-the-Counter Medications . Nasal Spray. Avoid Misuse of OTC Medications By:. Laxatives. Eye Drops. Sleep Aids.

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avoid misuse of otc medications by

Nasal Spray

Avoid Misuse of OTC Medications By:


Eye Drops

Sleep Aids

Pain Killers

Cough Syrup

Avoid using for several days in a row

Use fiber and exercise instead

Avoid using for several days in a row

Practice sleep hygiene

Take only when needed

Many active ingredients are ineffective

prescription drug abuse is increasing
Prescription Drug Abuse Is Increasing

Highest nonmedical use of prescription medication is among young adults age 18 to 25

common names of club drugs
Common Names Of Club Drugs

EcstasyGHBNitrites GBL Love drug hug BeansHerbal X Georgia home boy Cloud 9 Liquid Ecstasy Herbal bliss XTC GGrievous bodily harm

stimulant drugs cocaine
Stimulant Drugs– Cocaine

INSERT FIGURE 12.4 pg 411: Some effects of cocaine on the body. Center on page

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Stimulant Drugs– Khat

INSERT FIGURE 12.4 pg 411: Some effects of cocaine on the body. Center on page