Life of Becka

Confessions of a Dreamer

Commonly Abused Drugs – DEPRESSANTS

Depressants Name Examples ofCommercial& Street Names DEA Schedule How Administered* Barbiturates Amytal, Nembutal, Seconal, Phenobarbital; barbs, reds, red birds, phennies, tooies, yellows, yellow jackets II, III, V ? injected, swallowed Benzodiazepines Ativan, … Continue reading

May 22, 2012

Opiods, Stimulants and CNS Depressants

All information taken from the drugabuse.gov website OPIODS What are opioids?  Opioids are medications that relieve pain. They reduce the intensity of pain signals reaching the brain and affect those … Continue reading

May 22, 2012