A schedule II drug available by prescription. Acute, higher dosages lead to euphoria, alertness and sense of energy and power.
Central nervous system depressants used therapeutically as sedatives hypnotics and anticonvulsants.
A semi-synthetic opioid that has a longer duration of action than morphine and is used to treat moderate to severe pain.
Frequently prescribed for the symptomatic treatment of anxiety and sleep disorders.
A potent central nervous system stimulant and local anesthetic that brings about extreme energy and restlessness.
A controlled substance and is used for detoxification and maintenance of opiate-dependent patients.
A designer drug that produces changes in the form of increased sensitivity to light, difficulty in focusing, and blurred vision.
An addictive stimulant that affects the central nervous system. Can be taken orally, injected or inhaled.
A narcotic analgesic prescribed for the management of moderate to severe pain and for treatment of opiate dependence.
A drug derived from the opium poppy, including natural products morphine and codeine, and semi-synthetic drugs such as heroin.
A schedule II narcotic analgesic widely used in clinical medicine. Similar to morphine, in all respects, including its abuse and dependence.
A hallucinogen, also known as Angel Dust, can be used in powder, capsule and tablet form.
A mild narcotic analgesic found in various pharmaceutical preparations, usually as hydrochloride or napsylate salt.
Commonly used for treatment of depressive disorders. TCA overdose is the most common cause of death from prescription drugs.
When smoked or orally administered it produces euphoric effects. Users have impaired short term memory and slowed learning.
One of three active metabolites of heroin, the others being morphine and the much less active 3-monoacetylmorphine.
Excess or inappropriate consumption of alcohol is a common and pervasive social problem. It is a contributory factor to many accidents, injuries and medical conditions.
A medication used to prevent and treat seizures, panic disorder, and for the movement disorder known as akathisia.
The first stage metabolite of nicotine, a toxic alkaloid that produces stimulation of the autonomic ganglia and central nervous system when in humans.
A direct metabolite of ethanol alcohol. The presence of EtG in urine can be used to detect recent alcohol consumption.
A powerful synthetic opioid analgesic (a schedule II prescription drug) that is similar to morphine but is 50 to 100 times more potent.
An opioid used to treat severe pain of a prolonged duration, if other measures are not sufficient. Also used as a cough suppressant in adults.
Also known as dihydromorphinone, is a centrally acting pain medication of the opioid class. It is made from morphine.
A psychoactive herbal and chemical product that, when consumed, mimics the effects of Marijuana. Best known by the brand names K2 and Spice.
A compound that was first identified as a component of synthetic cannabis products in Japan in 2012.
A psychoactive herbal and chemical product that, when consumed, mimics the effects of Marijuana.
Is chemically related to PCP (’Angel Dust’). Is occasionally administered to people but, more commonly, is used by vets for pet surgery.
The most potent hallucinogenic substance known to man. LSD is 100 times more potent than psilocybin/psilocin and 4,000 times more potent than mescaline.
Bath salts, a form of designer drugs, is sold mainly in head shops, on the Internet, and at other retail locations.
A psychostimulant drug approved for treatment of ADHD orattention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome and narcolepsy.
An anti-epileptic drug, also called an anticonvulsant. Affects chemicals and nerves in the body that are involved in the cause of seizures and some types of pain.
Is a quasi-narcotic analgesic used in the treatment of moderate to severe pain. A synthetic analog of codeine, but has a low binding affinity to the mu-opioid receptors.
A sedative, also called a hypnotic. It affects chemicals in the brain that may be unbalanced in people with sleep problems (insomnia).