Category archives: Other Illicit Drugs

Other illicit drugs - "Ecstasy"

Posted on : March 19, 2013 Updated on : March 20, 2013 in: Other Illicit Drugs .

ECSTASY ... is a mind altering stimulant that causes hallucinations and feelings of euphoria.

This small tablet is one of the "Club drugs" that adolescents are taking at all night parties or "raves."

This powerful drug causes:

  • Increased heart rate and respiration, nausea, faintness and even motor disturbances.
  • Ecstasy users are at great risk for extreme dehydration as their energetic dancing causes an elevated temperature that, in some cases, has been fatal.
  • Involuntary muscle spasms and teeth clenching may become so severe that users place pacifiers in their mouths to prevent injuries.

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Other illicit drugs - "Ritalin"

Posted on : March 19, 2013 Updated on : March 20, 2013 in: Other Illicit Drugs .

RITALIN ... The brand name for a medication prescribed for children who have been diagnosed with ADHD (Attention Deficit Disorder or Hyperactivity).

When taken as prescribed, RITALIN is a valuable medicine.

Research shows that:

1. People with ADHD do not become addicted to stimulant medications when taken in the form prescribed and at treatment dosages.

2. Another study found that ADHD boys treated with stimulants such as methylphenidate (RITALIN). are significantly less likely to abuse drugs and alcohol when they are older than are non-treated ADHD boys.

Because of its stimulant properties, however, in recent years there have been reports of ...

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Other illicit drugs - "Yaba"

Posted on : March 19, 2013 Updated on : March 20, 2013 in: Other Illicit Drugs .

YABA is a stimulant that creates a powerful and long lasting high.YABA is a combination of methamphetamine (a powerful and addictive stimulant) and caffeine.

The drug is popular in Asian communities in the United States and increasingly is available at raves and techno parties.The appeal of this drug is the very colorful (usually red/orange or green) tiny size tablets that make it easy for users and smugglers to hide. Yaba tablets typically bear one of a variety of logos; R and WY are common logos.Yaba, which is Thai for "crazy medicine" is a derivative of synthetic ...

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