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Amphetamines and Other Stimulants (Drug Abuse Prevention Library)

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Published by Hazelden Publishing & Educational Services .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Issues - Peer Pressure,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Folklore,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Education,
  • Social Issues - Drugs, Alcohol, & Substance Abuse,
  • Health & Daily Living - Substance Abuse,
  • Fairy tales,
  • France

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9667881M
    ISBN 101568382103
    ISBN 109781568382104
    OCLC/WorldCa39854543

    1. Clin Pharmacol Ther. Mar-Apr;9(2) Effects of chronic administration of the amphetamines and other stimulants on behavior. Kosman ME, Unna by: Amphetamines typically have a longer half-life in the body than other stimulants. This means they stay in the body for a longer period of time, prolonging detox and symptoms of withdrawal. After a person stops taking Amphetamines, they may not exhibit any withdrawal symptoms until one to . Regular amphetamine use can lead to problems eating and sleeping, as well as feelings of anxiety and paranoia and a lowered resistance to infection. Therefore it is important to eat well and keep hydrated. Stimulants can put a strain on your circulatory system by increasing heart rate so avoid mixing with other stimulant drugs. Start low, go slow. Stimulants are used to increase alertness, relieve fatigue, feel stronger and more decisive and are used to experience euphoric effects. They can result in increased heart rates, elevated blood pressure, loss of coordination, dizziness, hallucinations, convulsions and many other side-effects. Includes substances such as cocaine and amphetamines.


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Amphetamines and Other Stimulants (Drug Abuse Prevention Library) by Lawrence Clayton Download PDF EPUB FB2

These nine titles discuss both individual drugs and drugs in society to present teens with solid information so that they can make smart amines and other stimulants are prescribed by physicians for a variety of ailments.

However, the abuse of these drugs has become widespread. The facts of their use and the dangers of their abuse are clearly presented in this. Amphetamines and Other Stimulants.

Amphetamines, diet pills, methylphenidate (Ritalin), and phenylpropanolamine are products of the laboratory. All have been synthesized within the past years. Other stimulants that occur naturally in plants have been used by indigenous peoples for thousands of years.

Get this from a library. Amphetamines and other stimulants. [Lianne Warburton; Diana Callfas] -- Presents a guide to amphetamines such as crystal methamphetamine, Ritalin, and other stimulants, discusses the physiological effects of their.

This book discusses the abuse of amphetamines and other stimulants, telling about the effect on the body and on the mind of such abuse. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Amphetamines and Other Stimulants (Drug Abuse Prevention Library) Library Binding – September 1, by Lawrence Clayton (Author) See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Library Binding "Please retry" $ Author: Lawrence Clayton. Amphetamines & Other Uppers (Junior Drug Awareness) [Bayer, Linda N.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Amphetamines & Other Uppers (Junior Drug Awareness)Author: Linda N. Bayer. Amphetamines and Other Stimulants explores the science and history behind commonly used stimulants and provides information about addiction and treatment options.

Junior Drug Awareness helps young readers understand the truth about various drugs they have heard about, including some of the drugs most widely abused by preteens and :   Stimulants What are Stimulants. Stimulants speed up the body’s systems. This class of drugs includes: Prescription drugs such as amphetamines [Adderall and dexedrine], Methylphenidate [Concerta and Ritalin], diet aids [such as Didrex, Bontril, Preludin, Fastin, Adipex P, ionomin, and Meridia] and illicitly produced drugs such as methamphetamine, cocaine, and Author: Jacqueline Schwab.

Amphetamines are a class of central nervous system stimulants with a similar chemical structure, including amphetamine, methamphetamine, dextroamphetamine, ephedrine, and others.

Generally, these. Amphetamines & Other Stimulants. Amphetamines & Other Stimulants thesbcenter T+ Between andthe number of adult emergency department visits due to nonmedical use of amphetamines and stimulants skyrocketed from 5, to 22, The data, collected by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services.

According to the textbook, amphetamines or other stimulants may improve performance because the athlete: masking of fatigue effects.

Individuals. The Paperback of the Amphetamines and Other Stimulants by Lawrence Clayton at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Lawrence Clayton. For unknown reasons, amphetamines (and other stimulants) have calming effects on young children.

Unfortunately, the diagnosis of hyperactivity often falls on children who simply misbehave or don. At high doses, prescription stimulants can lead to a dangerously high body temperature, an irregular heartbeat, heart failure, and seizures.

What are the other health effects of prescription stimulants. Repeated misuse of prescription stimulants, even within a short period, can cause psychosis, anger, or paranoia. Download or stream Amphetamines and Other Uppers by Linda Bayer.

Get 50% off this audiobook at the AudiobooksNow online audio book store and download or stream it right to your computer, smartphone or tablet.4/5(1). Amphetamine Facts and Fiction.

There are a lot of half truths and outright fiction surrounding amphetamines and amphetamine abuse. Some of these myths are so close to the truth that they are easily believable particularly since some amphetamines are prescribed for.

Amphetamines and other stimulants The information contained in this video is for educational purposes only. Description of the pharmacological, psychological and [ANS] Amphetamine - Tyramine - Cocaine - Ephedrine and Pseudoephedrine My NUMBER 1 Recommended Pharmacology Book - My Pharmacology Book List.

Paterson, in Encyclopedia of Forensic and Legal Medicine (Second Edition), Amphetamines/New Psychoactive Substances Background. Amphetamine and methamphetamine have long been used as stimulants. Methamphetamine gained popularity in the s as it became known as a drug which gave a better ‘high’ than amphetamine.

Stimulants (also often referred to as psychostimulants or colloquially as uppers) is an overarching term that covers many drugs including those that increase activity of the central nervous system and the body, drugs that are pleasurable and invigorating, or drugs that have sympathomimetic effects.

Stimulants are widely used throughout the world as prescription medicines as well as. Amphetamines and Other Uppers. By: This book will help you learn more about what stimulants are and what they do to your brain and body.

Getting the facts about harmful substances is the first step to staying healthy and drug-free. Like other sympathomimetic amines, amphetamines may cause cardiovascular adverse effects such as palpitation, tachycardia, cardiac arrhythmias, and elevation of blood pressure. Rarely, cardiomyopathy manifested as ventricular hypertrophy and/or congestive heart failure has been reported during chronic amphetamine use/ Amphetamines and Other Stimulants Cocaine and Crack Diet Pills Ecstasy and Other Club Drugs Heroin This book is printed on acid-free paper.

The Truth About Stimulants 12 and Ritalin addiction. AMPHETAMINES AND OTHER STIMULANTS. amphetamines, File Size: 3MB. how does amphetamines damage the brain. profound change in brain structure, cop,nora,serotonergic terminals are reduced permanantely. due to free dopamine forming reactive oxygen specieswhen metaolized by monamine oxidase, damage cell membrane and proteins, mitochondria.

and excessive glutamate causes toxic environment leads to neuronal cell death. Psychostimulants - Cocaine, Amphetamines and other stimulants Paul Merritt.

Brief discussion of other stimulants and possible treatments for stimulant addiction. Amphetamines and History. Amphetamines in America: A Look at the Stats Many people use amphetamines to stay alert.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated million people in the United States, or 18 percent of people aged 12 years and older reported use of illicit drugs or misuse of prescription drugs in Stimulants are drugs that speed up activity in the brain.

This class of drugs includes substances such as caffeine, ADHD medication, and methamphetamine. As these examples suggest, the effects can range from mild to medically beneficial to potentially deadly.

This book looks at the history and effects of both legal and illegal stimulants. ADHD Medication Abuse: Ritalin®, Adderall®, & Other Addictive Stimulants - Ebook written by Rosa Waters.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read ADHD Medication Abuse: Ritalin®, Adderall®, & Other Addictive Stimulants.4/5(1).

Oral Disintegrating Tablets and Oral Suspension: CNS stimulants including this drug, other amphetamine-containing products, and methylphenidate have a high potential for abuse and dependence. Assess risk of abuse prior to prescribing and monitor for signs of abuse and dependence during therapy/ Amphetamines immunoassays are well known for their high false positive rate due to cross reactivity with other sympathomimetic amines and over the counter drugs.

To help counteract false positives, many amphetamines immunoassays use higher cutoffs (e.g., or ng/mL) to increase specificity. Amphetamine (contracted from alpha-methylphenethylamine) is a central nervous system (CNS) stimulant marketed under the brand name Evekeo, among is used in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), narcolepsy, and amine was discovered in and exists as two enantiomers: levoamphetamine and ncy category: US: C (Risk not ruled out).

Amphetamines Profile Amphetamines are a group of synthetic psychoactive drugs called central nervous system (CNS) stimulants.1 The collective group of amphetamines includes amphetamine, dextroamphetamine, and methamphetamine.2 Amphetamine is made up of two distinct compounds: pure dextroamphetamine and pure Size: 69KB.

MDMA (3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine or Ecstasy) and methamphetamine are illicit empathogenic recreational drugs of abuse that can produce euphoria, enhanced mental and emotional clarity, sensations of lightness and floating, and other hallucinations.

AB - Amphetamines are a class of central nervous system stimulants. Other amphetamines may be used to enhance cognition or performance and many are abused for their euphoric properties.

Types of Amphetamines. Amphetamine is made up of two compounds levoamphetamine and dextroamphetamine. The more potent of two is dextroamphetamine and is a common element of ADD, ADHD, and narcolepsy medications.

Studies show that stimulants work well on ADHD symptoms for about 80% of people who take them. About half of those people get the same results from Author: Stephanie Langmaid. Amphetamine, prototype of a series of synthetic drugs that have pronounced stimulatory actions on the central nervous system.

Amphetamine itself is a colorless liquid with an acrid taste and a faint odor; the most widely used preparation of the drug is amphetamine sulfate, marketed under the name Benzedrine. Amphetamines and Other Stimulant Use. In book: Consults in Obstetric Anesthesiology, pp alcohol, cannabis, opioids, benzodiazepines, stimulants, and several other substances Author: Curtis Baysinger.

Narco Nazis: Book Sheds New Light on Hitler’s Drug Use, ‘Amphetamine Blitzes’ by Septem Septem Written by Phillip Smith / AlterNet Septem Septem Amphetamines.

Amphetamine and methamphetamine are therapeutic drugs used for narcolepsy and attention deficit disorder. These are stimulants with a high rate of drug abuse.

Opiates. These are the substances with analgesia, sedation, and anesthesia. There is a. Listen to Amphetamines and Other Uppers audiobook by Linda Bayer. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone.

Bestsellers and latest releases. try any audiobook Free. Module Focus on Stimulants (amphetamines, methamphetamine, cocaine, nicotine, & caffeine) Introduction. The next class of substances to explore is the large, diverse group that produce central nervous system (CNS) stimulant effects.

General Effects Uppers are stimulants that initially increase energy and alertness. These are the world’s most widely used psychoactive drugs. Some give an intense rush while others are only mildly stimulating.

These drugs vary in strength from cocaine and amphetamines (strong) to caffeine and nicotine (weaker). Stimulants also include drugs File Size: KB.Publications - Amphetamines.

Drugs of Abuse. NIDA Notes. News. Related Topics. Trends and Statistics Infographics. Nora's Blog. Lesson Plan and .Amphetamines and UK Law Under the UK law, amphetamines are controlled substances. The relevant statutes are the Medicines Act and the Misuse of Drugs Act Therefore, doctors can prescribe them to patients legally, but any other unauthorized production, supply or possession is a criminal offense.