eBook The Encyclopedia of Addictive Drugs, 1st Edition

  • Richard Lawrence Miller
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  • ISBN-10: 0313076952
  • ISBN-13: 9780313076954
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 491 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2002 | Published/Released November 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2002
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Describes numerous drugs of abuse, including both pharmaceutical and natural products. Begins with a discussion of federal drug scheduling and drug categories. Individual drug descriptions include: correct pronunciation, nicknames or street names, legal status, historical and present uses and misuses, abuse factors, interactions with other drugs, and findings of cancer risks and birth defects.