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GHB

​GHB is a central nervous system depressant that causes drowsiness and reduces heart rate. It is used to treat sleep disorders but can be dangerous if misused.

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Hallucinogens

​Hallucinogens are psychedelic drugs that can potentially change the way people see, hear, taste, smell or feel, and also affect mood and thought.

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Inhalants

​Inhalants are a category of chemical vapours or gases that produce a “high” when they are breathed in. They have a high potential for abuse.

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Ketamine

​Ketamine is a fast-acting anesthetic and painkiller used primarily in veterinary surgery. It can produce vivid dreams and a feeling of mind-body separation.

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LSD

​LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide) is a potent hallucinogen—that is, a drug that can alter a person’s perception of reality and vividly distort the senses. LSD was originally derived from “ergot,” a fungus that grows on rye and other grains.

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Methamphetamines

​Methamphetamine belongs to a family of drugs called amphetamines—powerful stimulants that speed up the body’s central nervous system.

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Steroids

​Anabolic steroids have the same chemical structure as steroids found in testosterone. The muscle-building effects of the drugs make them appealing to athletes.

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Fentanyl

​Fentanyl is a powerful pain medication. It is an opioid, like morphine, codeine, oxycodone (oxys) and methadone.

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Tobacco

​Tobacco is a plant used to make products that deliver nicotine to the body. Nicotine is the addictive drug in tobacco products, but they also contain many other chemicals that cause serious health problems.

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Heroin

​Heroin is an illegal opioid that is dangerous and highly addictive.

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