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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Overview

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.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Drug Types.
2: Alphabetical Listings of Drugs.
3: AET.
4: Alcohol.
5: Alprazolam.
6: Amanita.
7: Areca Nut.
8: Belladonna.
9: Benzphetamine.
10: Boldenone.
11: Bufotenine.
12: Buprenorphine.
13: Butalbital.
14: Butane.
15: Butorphanol.
16: Caffeine.
17: Chloral Hydrate.
18: Chlordiazepoxide.
19: Clonazepam.
20: Clorazepate.
21: Coca.
22: Cocaine.
23: Codeine.
24: DET.
25: Dextroamphetamine.
26: Dextromethorphan.
27: Dextromoramide.
28: Dextrorphan.
29: Diazepam.
30: Diethylpropion.
31: Dihydrocodeine.
32: Diphenoxylate.
33: Dipipanone.
34: DMT.
35: DOB.
36: DOM.
37: Dronabinol.
38: Ephedrine.
39: Ergot.
40: Estazolam.
41: Ethchlorvynol.
42: Ether.
43: Ethylestrenol.
44: Etorphine.
45: Fenfluramine.
46: Fentanyl.
47: Flunitrazepam.
48: Fluoxymesterone.
49: Flurazepam.
50: Freon.
51: Gasoline.
52: GHB.
53: Glutethimide.
54: Halazepam.
55: Heroin.
56: Hydrocodone.
57: Hydromorphone.
58: Ibogaine.
59: Jimson Weed.
60: Ketamine.
61: Ketobemidone.
62: Khat.
63: LAAM.
64: Levorphanol.
65: Lorazepam.
66: LSD.
67: Ma Huang.
68: Mandrake.
69: Marijuana.
70: Mazindol.
71: MDA.
72: MDEA.
73: MDMA.
74: Meperidine.
75: Mephobarbital.
76: Meprobamate.
77: Mescaline.
78: Methadone.
79: Methamphetamine.
80: Methandriol.
81: Methandrostenolone.
82: Methaqualone.
83: Methcathinone.
84: Methylphenidate.
85: Methyltestosterone.
86: Midazolam.
87: Modafinil.
88: Morning Glory.
89: Morphine.
90: Mothballs.
91: Nalbuphine.
92: Nandrolone.
93: Nicotine.
94: Nitrite.
95: Nitrous Oxide.
96: Nutmeg.
97: Opium.
98: Oxandrolone.
99: Oxazepam.
100: Oxycodone.
101: Oxymetholone.
102: Oxymorphone.
103: PCP.
104: Pemoline.
105: Pentazocine.
106: Pentobarbital.
107: Peyote.
108: Phendimetrazine.
109: Phenmetrazine.
110: Phenobarbital.
111: Phenoperidine.
112: Phentermine.
113: Pholcodine.
114: Piritramide.
115: Prazepam.
116: Propoxyphene.
117: Psilocybin.
118: Quazepam.
119: Remifentanil.
120: Sibutramine.
121: Stanozolol.
122: TCE.
123: Temazepam.
124: Testolactone.
125: Testosterone.
126: Thebaine.
127: Toluene.
128: Trenbolone.
129: Triazolam.
130: Trimeperidine.
131: 2C-B.
132: Yage.
133: Yohimbe.
134: Zaleplon.
135: Zolpidem.
136: Sources for More Information.
Drug Name Index.
Subject Index.
About the Author.